News

Keep up to date with the latest news from the School of Design.

  • Design alumnus builds great career

    A love of technology, games, and being creative led Master of Design Innovation graduate Regan Petrie to study design at Victoria University of Wellington and has now helped him land his dream role at LEGO.

  • Design competition: Green Impact Awards

    Design and make awards that can be given to Green Impact participants for achieving the Pīwakawaka (fantail) Award! This is a great opportunity to boost your design portfolio.

  • Students shine at manufacturing and design conference

    The recent Manufacturing and Design New Zealand conference, MaD2019: Future-proofing New Zealand’s Manufacturing and Design Economy, brought together a cross-disciplinary community of New Zealand researchers, industry and students to envision and shape New Zealand’s future manufacturing economy.

  • Ben Parkinson (right) and Konstantinos Bouloukakis working on the helmet-style MRI magnet.

    Developing a portable MRI

    Victoria University of Wellington’s Robinson Research Institute and School of Design have joined forces to create the world’s first portable MRI scanner prototype.

  • Aurelian headphones against black backdrop

    Getting ahead with 3D printing

    Master of Design Innovation student, Tiger ChongSheng Guo has been awarded the 2018 A' Design Award in the Digital and Electronic Devices Design Category for his 3D printed headphones, Aurelian.