VU College

VU College brings together the University’s delivery of English language courses, pathway diplomas and courses at VU Sydney and with international education partners.

Our courses are designed to meet the needs of international students who choose to complete part or all of their studies in Australia, or complete a VU qualification with one of our international education partners.

The College delivers:

  • Higher Education (HE) diplomas in Australia and with our international education partners in China
  • English language courses, in Australia and China,  to prepare our students for academic study, or improve general English literacy
  • bachelor and masters degrees internationally withour international education partners in China, Malaysia, Singapore, Myanmar and Vietnam
  • courses for international students at our VU Sydney campus.

Currently we have more than 7000 students around the world, studying in one of these courses.

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By focusing the management, development and delivery of these activities through one specialist area, we can:

  • offer tailored study pathways to international students through a ‘one-stop-shop’ approach
  • build on existing successful partnerships to continue to develop a customised education opportunities overseas
  • continue to develop our engagement with Asia expand, through programs, partnerships and research opportunities
  • expand the courses offered at our Sydney campus, in collaboration with the Education Centre of Australia (ECA).


VU Sydney

VU Sydney campus

VU Sydney campus is situated in the heart of Sydney’s city centre, and offers courses to international students in business and technology.

Accounting courses

  • Bachelor of Business (Accounting)
  • Graduate Diploma in Professional Accounting
  • Master of Business (Accounting)

Computer science courses

  • Bachelor of Business (Information Systems Management)
  • Graduate Diploma of Computer Science
  • Master of Science in Computer Science
  • Master of Applied Information Technology
  • Master of Business (Information Systems and ERP Systems)

English language study

Our English students in Melbourne

VU English, our English language centre provides nationally accredited English language courses, specifically designed to assist in achieving the required level of English for direct entry into a VU diploma or degree.

English language courses available:

These courses are taught in Melbourne’s city centre, less than 5 minutes’ walk from Flinders Street station, the main train station.

VU ELICOS has 9 intakes per year, which means that VU can ensure that you complete your required English study, just prior to commencing your academic studies.

Our Cambridge Examinations Centre is an authorised Cambridge University English Language examination centre, located within the University. We are the only Cambridge exam centre located at a Victorian university. Students from any language centre in Melbourne are welcome to take their tests with us.