Curiosity and a love for discovery ensures we are ever expanding our knowledge of the world. Explore your passions with our exciting range of study options.

Our students are surrounded by people passionate about science. Our staff are world leaders in their fields of research and Wellington has the highest concentration of scientists and science organisations in New Zealand.

An assortment of blue lines connected to spheres on a black background

Study Data Science

Make discoveries as you dive into data with this new major and develop technical skills in statistics, computing, databases and mathematics.

Find out more
More news

Latest news

  • PhD candidate recipient of award for ground breaking paper

    Lettie Roach, from Victoria University of Wellington, was yesterday announced as the joint recipient of the Hatherton Award of the Royal Society of New Zealand for her contribution to a paper on a new generation of sea ice models.

  • Research paper reveals conservation ‘winners’

    A group of academics, including Associate Professor Nicola Nelson from Victoria University of Wellington’s School of Biological Sciences, has today published a paper showcasing New Zealand’s success in conservation over the past 30 years.