Victoria University

Is a dual-sector tertiary institution (higher education and TAFE) based in Melbourne, Australia. VU has nine colleges, each covering a broad discipline of study, six research institutes and seven research centers.

The University has nine campuses in Melbourne's CBD and western region, and a tenth campus in Sydney. It also offers courses at partner institutions throughout Asia. More than 47,000 students, including around 15,000 international students, study VU courses worldwide. In 2016, VU will celebrate its 25th anniversary as a university, which will also mark its 100 years as an educational institution.

Victoria University (VU) aims to enrich your social and learning opportunities with events and opportunities both on and off campus.

As a student at Victoria University (VU), you will have the opportunity to define your own meaning of true success. We are here to help you grow as an individual and enjoy the ride.

With flexible entry and exit points into our courses, academic and personal support, and one of the broadest ranges of scholarships of any university in Australia, victory awaits you.

Our industry connections mean you will have access to workplace learning opportunities. This allows you to graduate with real-world experience.

Arts - The College of Arts offers courses in arts, community services, social science, psychology and communication.

Business - When you study business at VU, you’ll be provided with access to an outstanding number of opportunities to empower your career development.

Education - The College of Education offers students flexible career outcomes, with an emphasis on learning in workplaces and community settings.

Engineering & Science - The College of Engineering & Science specializes in a number of different types of building, engineering, science and information technology.

Health & Biomedicine - The College of Health & Biomedicine offers innovative courses, flexible pathways and a hands-on approach to teaching, learning and research.

Law & Justice - Our courses, designed in consultation with legal professionals, provide solid foundations for a successful law career.

Sport & Exercise Science - The College of Sport & Exercise Science offers an integrated approach to training, research & engagement in the areas of sport, exercise & active living.

VET College - VET College is focused on the delivery of Trades apprenticeships, pre-apprenticeships, skills recognition and other programs tailored to industry needs.

VU is one of the few universities in the country to offer both vocational training (TAFE) and higher education with highly accessible pathways from one to the other. So you can achieve your dream job without your ATAR score holding you back.

Whatever your home country and culture, social or economic and educational background, we can help you achieve success on your own terms.

State - Victoria

City – Melbourne

Climate – 14°C- 25°C

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