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

Wellington 6140

Tel: +64 4 463 5393



University Switchboard: +64 4 472 1000

University Homepage:


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:



Head of Careers Service
Liz Medford
T: +64 4 463 5390

Employer Relations
Hayley Schlup
T: +64 4 463 5868

Graduate Recruitment
Jemma Barton
T: +64 4 463 5870


Employer Visits
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: or


Careers Fairs 2018

15 March – Commerce & Law

10 May – General

11 May – ICT

20 July – Teaching

1 August – Science

To book visit