Research at Victoria

Victoria is New Zealand’s No 1-ranked university for research quality. Our staff and students are committed to research excellence and helping to improve economic, social and environmental wellbeing.

Multidisciplinary collaboration, across faculties and with other organisations in New Zealand and internationally, is a core element of Victoria’s research success. The high quality of our research enriches our teaching with cutting-edge knowledge that inspires new generations of researchers. Wherever you are in New Zealand, the Asia-Pacific or the rest of the world, ask about studying with our researchers, becoming one of them, working with them or if they can work with you.


Our research

At Victoria our staff are passionate about finding solutions to some of the world’s greatest problems—find out more about our research.

Meet our researchers

In these profiles, discover the inspiring stories behind our researchers' ground-breaking work meeting local, national and global challenges, the impact it is having, what drives them, and how they came to be a researcher in the first place.

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Our researchers in the media

Visit the Future Learning section of Newsroom and our page on The Conversation to read more by and about our researchers on their discoveries and their analysis of the world around us.

Research news and commentary