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Victoria is New Zealand’s No 1-ranked university for research quality. Our staff and students are committed to research excellence and helping to improve economic, social and environmental wellbeing.

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Join Victoria’s world-leading researchers and take your expertise to the next level when you enrol for a PhD, Masters or other postgraduate study with us.

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We have the technologies and expertise to support collaborations, project resourcing, grant access and the translation of your ideas into impacts.

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Victoria’s research output is used at community, national and international levels. Our academic and business partnerships provide global solutions in many fields.

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  • Maurice Goldsmith Lecture: Aesthetic Responsibility

    The attitudes and judgments we make of artists based on their artworks were discussed at this year's Maurice Goldsmith Public Lecture by a top visiting philosophy scholar from the United States. Susan Wolf is the Edna J. Koury Distinguished Professor at the University of North Carolina.

  • Maurice Goldsmith Lecture: Aesthetic Responsibility

    The attitudes and judgments we make of artists based on their artworks were discussed at this year's Maurice Goldsmith Public Lecture by a top visiting philosophy scholar from the United States. Susan Wolf is the Edna J. Koury Distinguished Professor at the University of North Carolina.

  • Applications now open for Summer Research Scholarships

    Applications are now invited from students for Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and Faculty of Education Summer Scholarships for 2016-17. Students can access information about the projects, and the online application form, by going to the FHSS Summer Scholars Scheme webpage.

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Featured researchers

Read more detail about our researchers and their research, what motivates and inspires them and how their journeys have unfolded.

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