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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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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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  • Maria Bargh smileing at the cames

    Victoria academics granted funding to boost Māori innovation

    Two Victoria University of Wellington academics have received funding of almost $150,000 from the Ministry for Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) to support research projects that are building capability and innovation for Māori.

  • Bill Manhire, Hannah Griffin and Norman Meehan pose fro the camera

    Riddling music of Manhire and Meehan launches Writers on Mondays

    Writers on Mondays 2017, hosted by Victoria University of Wellington’s International Institute of Modern Letters (IIML), brings together a line-up of new and established talent to showcase what’s happening in the world of New Zealand writing and beyond.

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  • FHSS Postgraduate evening

    What is your passion?

    Venue: MCLT103, Maclaurin Building, Kelburn Parade, Kelburn Campus