List of universities in New Zealand

List of universities in New Zealand

This is a list of universities in New Zealand. In 2009, there were 469,107 students enrolled in higher education. Of this total, 33 percent were enrolled at a university, and 9 percent were international students.[1] The former University of New Zealand ran from 1870 to 1961, it was a federal university comprising the six earliest universities as constituent colleges.

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New Zealand Universities[2]

Name Main Campus Established Students (EFTS, 2009) Government Funding ($M, 2009)
Auckland University of Technology CBD, Auckland 2000i &1000000000001782100000017,821 &10000000000000132000000132
Lincoln University Lincoln 1878 &100000000000026680000002,668 &1000000000000003100000031
Massey University Palmerston North 1927 &1000000000001942400000019,424 &10000000000000176000000176
University of Auckland CBD, Auckland 1883 &1000000000003168800000031,688 &10000000000000337000000337
University of Canterbury Christchurch 1873 &1000000000001562400000015,624 &10000000000000140000000140
University of Otago Dunedin 1869 &1000000000001917900000019,179 &10000000000000248000000248
University of Waikato Hamilton 1964 &1000000000001060600000010,606 &1000000000000009100000091
Victoria University of Wellington Wellington 1897 &1000000000001778500000017,785 &10000000000000142000000142
* i. ^ predecessors established in 1895.

International rankings

According to the THE–QS World University Rankings:

Institution 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Massey University 108 188 213 242 283 299 302
University of Auckland 67 52 46 50 65 61 68
University of Canterbury - - 333 188 186 188 189
University of Otago 114 186 79 114 124 125 135
University of Waikato - - 340 319 378 314 316
Victoria University of Wellington - - 222 234 227 229 225

Rankings in italic indicate the highest ranking achieved by the respective university.

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