Why study in the College of Sport & Exercise Science

Student placements & internships

Study at Australia’s leading sport university and you’ll gain the practical skills and experience needed to get ahead.

One of our greatest strengths as a university is our links with industry. We are one of the most industry connected universities in Australia with over 4,000 industry connections university-wide. Employers value our graduates because we provide them with many opportunities to be engaged with industry, from industry-relevant curriculum to workplace learning, that give real-life work experiences.


Our industry courses are accredited by:

  • CPA Australia
  • Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia
  • Australian Human Resources Institute
  • National Recognised Training
  • Exercise and Sports Science Australia.


Our staff are experts in their field and include:

  • Professor Hans Westerbeek, former President of the Sport Management Association of Australia and New Zealand, co-founder of the European Association for Sport Management and founding member of the EU’s European Network of Sport Science Institutes
  • Andrew Gaze, Australian basketball legend
  • Bianca Chatfield, former Melbourne Vixens captain.

Contact College of Sport & Exercise Science

General enquiries

College of Sport and Exercise Science

Phone: +61 3 9919 6100 or 1300 VIC UNI (1300 842 864)

Enquire online with ASKVU

College staff

Look up our staff bios for areas of expertise and contact details.