Our Story

Wellington ICT Graduate School

Our Story

Bringing ICT to Wellington

Launched in May 2016, the Wellington ICT Graduate School is a partnership between Wellington’s three tertiary institutions: Victoria University of Wellington, Whitireia New Zealand and Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec).

This new Government initiative is tasked with creating a diverse supply of industry-ready talent for New Zealand’s growing ICT (Information and Communication Technologies) sector, and setting the standard for advanced ICT education in Wellington.

Our City

Wellington is the ideal place to study ICT

Wellington has a creative and innovative environment with a significant digital, film and gaming industry, and a strong start-up culture. While the ICT industry has been growing rapidly throughout NZ, nowhere has this growth been more pronounced than in Wellington. With more than 16,000 ICT jobs in the Wellington region contributing significantly to the country’s ICT-related GDP, Wellington is the heart of ICT in New Zealand.

Masters Programmes

Our one-year (180 credit) Master programmes are designed with input from, and engagement with, industry to leave you well-equipped to join the tech industry.

Learn from the Experts

Be taught by some of New Zealand’s most sought after creative practitioners, as well as learning direct from tech industry specialists.

Industry Opportunities

The Wellington ICT Graduate School offers unrivalled access to work experience and professional connections.