Why choose VU?
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 range of scholarships of any university in Australia, victory awaits you.
Our industry connections means you will have access to workplace learning opportunities. This allows you to graduate with real-world experience.
VU is one of the few universities in the country to offer both vocational training (VE/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.
In 'Why choose VU?':
Industry connectionsWe have services and options to help you advance your career: from general career advice, CV and interview preparation skills, to workplace learning in our courses.
Flexibility to succeedWe have flexible learning pathways between vocational (VE/TAFE) and higher education so you can enter at various points and exit when you’ve reached your study goals.
We are leaders in sportOur outstanding reputation in sport, exercise and active living is built by extensive course offerings, innovative research, state-of-the-art facilities and expert staff.
Our communityUniversity isn't just about study. Learn about what else we have to offer and get involved with our vibrant and multicultural VU community.
Work-ready graduatesMeet some of our work-ready graduates who describe how they have found success at university or in their careers.