List of universities in New Zealand

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This is a list of universities in New Zealand. In 2012, universities provided tertiary education to over 180,000 students or 134,721 equivalent full-time students (EFTS).1 The former University of New Zealand ran from 1870 to 1961. It was a federal university composed of the six earliest universities as constituent colleges.

New Zealand Universities

List of universities in New Zealand is located in New Zealand
AUT
AUT
Lincoln
Lincoln
Massey
Massey
Auckland
Auckland
Canterbury
Canterbury
Otago
Otago
Waikato
Waikato
Victoria
Victoria
Locations for the main campus of each university
Name Main Campus Established Students
(EFTS, 2012)1
Staff
(FTE, 2012)1
Government
Funding ($M, 2012)2
AUT University Auckland 2000i 19,117 2,106 142
Lincoln University Lincoln 1878 3,717 618 45
Massey University Palmerston North 1927 19,704 2,972 182
University of Auckland Auckland 1883 32,657 5,019 370
University of Canterbury Christchurch 1873 13,171 1,787 152
University of Otago Dunedin 1869 19,197 3,755 268
University of Waikato Hamilton 1964 10,371 1,513 98
Victoria University of Wellington Wellington 1897 16,787 1,824 156
* i. ^ predecessors established in 1895.

International rankings

These three ranking systems are regarded as the most influential and widely observed international university rankings.345

According to QS World University Rankings:6

Institution 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
AUT University - - - - - - - - 451 - 500 471 - 480 501 - 550
University of Auckland 67 52 46 50 65 61 68 82 83 94 92
University of Waikato - - 340 319 378 314 316 357 374 401 - 410 401 - 410
Massey University 108 188 213 242 283 299 302 329 308 343 346
Victoria University of Wellington - - 222 234 227 229 225 237 237 265 275
Lincoln University - - - - - - - - - 481 - 490 411 - 420
University of Canterbury - - 333 188 186 188 189 212 221 238 242
University of Otago 114 186 79 114 124 125 135 130 133 155 159

According to THE World University Rankings:7

Institution 2010 2011 2012 2013
University of Auckland 145 173 161 164
University of Waikato - 301-350 301-350 301-350
Massey University - 350-400 351-400 -
Victoria University of Wellington - 251-275 251-275 276-300
University of Canterbury - 301-350 301-350 301-350
University of Otago - 201-225 226-250 226-250

According to Academic Ranking of World Universities:8

Institution 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
University of Auckland 201-300 202-301 203-300 201-300 203-304 201-302 201-302 201-300 201-300 151-200 201-300 201-300
Massey University 301-400 404-502 401-500 401-500 305-402 303-401 402-501 401-500 401-500 401-500 401-500 -
Victoria University of Wellington - - 401-500 401-500 403-510 402-503 402-501 401-500 401-500 401-500 401-500 401-500
University of Canterbury - - 401-500 401-500 403-510 402-503 402-501 401-500 401-500 401-500 401-500 401-500
University of Otago 301-400 202-301 301-400 201-300 305-402 201-302 201-302 201-300 201-300 201-300 201-300 201-300

See also

References

External links

  • No Major Drama - for lists of all majors for Bachelor degrees available from New Zealand universities, grouped in subject areas