Faculty of Law

Faculty of Law

A World-Leading Capital City Faculty of Law

Home to scholars of international standing and based in the capital city's vibrant legal and political heart, there is no better place to advance your knowledge of the Law. Find out more


18 August 2016 Victoria offers unique international trade degree
In a trans-Tasman first, a new international trade degree, launching at Victoria University of Wellington in 2017... Read more
11 August 2016 Law alumna appointed Judge of the High Court
Auckland lawyer and Victoria University of Wellington Law alumna Sally Fitzgerald has been... Read more
10 August 2016 Former Prime Minister calls for new constitution
Former Prime Minister and Victoria University of Wellington Distinguished Fellow Sir Geoffrey Palmer... Read more

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Postgraduate flexibility

Our postgraduate programmes offer a flexible approach to advanced study. Read the 2016 postgraduate prospectus.



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