Why choose VU?
Being a student at Victoria University (VU) is not just about gaining your qualification; it’s about growing as an individual and enjoying 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.
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 empower you to be a successful lifelong learner.
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.
TestimonialsMeet some of our students and graduates who can describe how they have found success at university or in their careers.