University Study in New Zealand: Victoria University of Wellington

University Study in New Zealand: Victoria University of Wellington — About

About University Study in New Zealand: Victoria University of Wellington

Wellington is the political and cultural capital of New Zealand. As the seat of New Zealand's government, political science students will find it a unique place to study. There are countless opportunities to experience New Zealand's culture: Wellington offers a multitude of cafés, galleries, museums, theatres, cinemas, sporting events and festivals. Take advantage of all this vibrant capitol city and university have to offer.

Go to the At a Glance Comparison page to learn some quick facts about the Learning Abroad Center's other University Study in New Zealand programs. 

Housing & Meals

Choose between on- or off-campus accommodations. Meal plan available with on-campus accommodation. The University's accommodation service is dedicated to placing Kiwi students with international students in order to maximize your integration into Kiwi society.

Excursions

Victoria International staff arrange a wide variety of social activities, including horse races, bowling nights, mountain biking, barbecues, quiz nights, movie nights and ski trips.

You also have the opportunity to participate in a conservation volunteer weekend at some point during their studies. This opportunity to participate in a project and learn about the New Zealand environment is a highlight of the program.

Learning Outcomes

Students studying at the Victoria University of Wellington will: 

 

Faculty & Staff

Victoria University of Wellington has staff available to provide orientation, on-site support and advising to help you adjust to a new educational system and integrate into campus life.

About the Learning Abroad Center

Learning Abroad Center programs are: