Victoria University of Wellington
Victoria University of Wellington offers the best of both tradition and innovation. Our teaching, while based on a proud tradition of academic excellence built over the past century, is geared to meet the challenges of the 21st century.
Our graduates have a balance of theory, practical skills and real-world experience and meet the highest standards of national and international employers.
Vic Careers has a very strong and active relationship with graduate recruiters and plays a vital role in strengthening links between the university and the business community.
Career Development and Employment
Careers and Employment
Room 120, Hunter Building
Gate 2 Kelburn Parade
PO Box 600
Tel: +64 4 463 5393
University Switchboard: +64 4 472 1000
University Homepage: www.victoria.ac.nz
Services and Programs
Online job listings for graduate positions ■ Part-time/summer/temporary/contract positions and scholarships/internships: NZUniCareerHub is a one-stop-shop for employers – enter your details only once and target up to 7 NZ Universities! ■ Campus recruitment programmes ■ Careers homepage with employer website links ■ Careers job noticeboard ■ Careers resource libarary ■ Targeted direct mail ■ Email services ■ Work experience, leadership and volunteer programmes ■ Assistance with recruitment strategies and writing job advertisements ■ Setting up scholarships or arranging guest lectures ■ CV collection services ■ Interview and testing facilities.
Catering ■ Interview rooms ■ Lecture theatres ■ Seminar rooms ■ Audiovisual equipment ■ Videoconferencing
Fields of Education
Accounting & Finance, Architecture, Commerce, Communications, Criminology, Design Innovation, Development Studies, E-Commerce, Economics, Education, Electronic and Software Engineering, Film, Health, Human Resources & Industrial Relations, Humanities & Social Sciences, Industrial Design, Information Systems, International Business, Law, Library & Information Studies, Linguistics, Management, Maori Studies, Marketing, Media Studies, Music, Nursing, Pacific Studies, Politics, Psychology, Public Policy, Science (Biological Sciences, Biomedical Science, Biotechnology, Building Science, Computer Science, Conservation Biology, Earth Sciences, Environmental Studies, Marine Biology),Theatre, Tourism Management.
For a complete listing of subjects offered see: www.victoria.ac.nz/home/study/subjects/offered/default.aspx
Head of Careers Service
T: +64 4 463 5390
T: +64 4 463 5868
T: +64 4 463 5870
Apart from study/exam periods, employers are welcome on-campus at any time throughout the year. To organise a campus expo, employer information session or any other career event please contact either: Hayley.Schlup@vuw.ac.nz or Jemma.Barton@vuw.ac.nz
Careers Fairs 2018
15 March – Commerce & Law
10 May – General
11 May – ICT
20 July – Teaching
1 August – Science