School of Government

School of Government

New Zealand's only School of Government undertakes teaching and research on public policy and public administration/management.

Through Victoria Business School, we offer a complete range of undergraduate, postgraduate, and professional programmes. Based at the Pipitea Campus in Rutherford House, directly across the road from the seat of government, Parliament, Ministerial Headquarters and Government Departments, the School is ideally placed to help build capacity in the public sector of New Zealand.

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Events

Nov4What is Policy Failure and Why Do Governments get it so Wrong (sometimes)?
Date: 4 November 2014
Time: 5.30 pm
Venue: Lecture Theatre 3 (RHLT3), Ground Floor, Rutherford House, Pipitea Campus, Victoria University, 23 Lambton Quay, Wellington
Speaker: Allan McConnell, Professor in the Department of Government and International Relations at the… Read more
Nov5Achieving the New Zealand Data Futures Forum vision: What are the implications for the public sector?
Date: 5 November 2014
Time: 5.30 pm
Venue: Lecture Theatre 1 (RHLT1), Ground Floor, Rutherford House, Pipitea Campus, Victoria University, 23 Lambton Quay, Wellington
Speakers: James Mansell and Miriam LipsJames Mansell was previously Director of Innovation and Strategy at… Read more
Nov13Connectedness and Canterbury: Inter agency connectedness in light of the 2010/2011 Canterbury earthquakes
Date: 13 November 2014
Time: 5.30 pm
Venue: Lecture Theatre 2 (RHLT2), Ground Floor, Rutherford House, Pipitea Campus, Victoria University, 23 Lambton Quay, Wellington
The Canterbury earthquake sequence of 2010 and 2011 presented the Government with unprecedented challenges, not… Read more

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News

15 September 2014 Drink driving women treated differently than men
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8 September 2014 Treasury University Challenge winner announced
(L-R) Sam Grayling and Alasdair MacLeod pictured outside The Treasury building The winner of The… Read more
1 September 2014 New HSRC Report - Evaluation of the 20,000 Days Campaign
The aim of Counties Manuaku District Health Board 20,000 Days Campaign was to give back… Read more

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New Graduate Pathway for 2015

Have you recently completed (or are about to complete) a Bachelor's degree? Are you looking for a vocationally-oriented programme of study leading to a Master of Public Management or Master of Public Policy?

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