Victoria University of Wellington

Victoria University of Wellington is located in the heart of New Zealand; in the capital city where our government is housed.

Victoria University has over 21,000 students, including over 3,400 international students from more than 100 countries, and is New Zealand’s top-ranked university for research quality (2012 Performance-Based Research Fund).

Victoria consistently ranks among the world’s 18,000 universities. In 2017, Victoria ranked 219 in the QS World University Rankings.

Victoria has five stars overall in the QS Stars rating of excellence and five stars in each of the eight categories—arts and culture, discipline ranking and accreditations, employability, facilities, inclusiveness, internationalisation, research, and teaching.

In 14 subject areas, we are among the top 1 percent of the world’s universities (2017 QS World University Rankings by Subject).

Victoria is ranked in the top 100 universities for ten subjects including Accounting and Finance.

Victoria Business School (Faculty of Commerce) is a leading provider of quality knowledge and expertise in business and public sector related studies.

Victoria Business School is located in the centre of New Zealand’s thriving capital city, Wellington. This is the administrative and financial centre of New Zealand, and many businesses have their head offices here.

Excellent connections are in place with many of the corporate leaders, financial institutions, and government agencies in the city, where we have developed mutually beneficial partnerships.

'Triple Crown' accreditation

Victoria Business School is among just 1% of business schools worldwide that hold the 'Triple Crown' of international accreditations:

  • European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS)
  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) in business and accounting
  • Association of MBAs (AMBA)

Our staff are first class researchers and teachers

Our staff are experts in their chosen field and through their extensive research, experience and collaboration with the corporate world, provide a first class teaching experience.

Gain the skills and expertise you need to enter the ever-changing world of business with an internationally accredited degree in Commerce.

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Victoria University of Wellington, Business School

Boost your performance as a manager and a leader with a broad-based, globally-recognised MBA programme you can study while you work. ... [+]

Boost your performance as a manager and a leader with a broad-based, globally-recognised MBA programme you can study while you work.

Take your career to the next level

Based in Victoria University's School of Management, New Zealand’s capital city MBA offers a broad foundation in modern business administration and management.

You'll master tools and models that improve strategic thinking, decision making and leadership, through a family of professional programmes that let you choose the qualification that suits.

29%: Proportion of MBAs employed at or above the board level within six to ten years of graduating. Association of MBAs Careers Survey, 2010

Learn from academic and professional leaders and build powerful networks with your fellow students. You’ll develop practical skills that you can immediately put to use in your professional life. You'll have opportunities to focus on areas of interest to maximise the benefits to your career.... [-]

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Victoria Business School, Victoria University of Wellington
Victoria University of Wellington, PO Box 600
6140 Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
+64 4 463 5350