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Our diverse range of courses and location in the nation’s capital and cultural heart will provide you with unrivalled opportunities to build your future.

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In the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, we explore the fundamental questions that define human experience.


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If you’re after a world-class education, the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences offers you subjects that rank in the top 100 global universities.

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Master the Fine Arts

Advance your design, film-making, music or theatre skills to prepare for a rewarding career in the creative industries

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  • Image of Rob playing a taonga pūoro

    Taonga pūoro specialist announced as Composer-in-Residence

    Victoria University of Wellington’s Te Kōkī New Zealand School of Music (NZSM) has announced New Zealand artist Rob Thorne (Ngati Tumutumu, Hauraki, Tainui) as the next Creative New Zealand/Jack C. Richards Composer-in-Residence.

  • Rory and Marco smile into the camers

    The business of language

    Viclink is working with the School of Languages and Cultures to help them turn their skills into a translation business that could generate jobs for students and add real value for Victoria University.