Academic clubs

Expand your academic and social networks. Our academic clubs help you meet like-minded people who are studying the same course or share common interests.

Get advice, brainstorm ideas and make friends.

Accounting, Finance & Investment Student Society


The Accounting, Finance & Investment Student Society (AFISS) aims to ensure that Victoria University business graduates are empowered to successfully enter the competitive market with confidence and a support network of for the future.

Our industry guests include managing directors, partners and senior staffs from multi-billion dollar companies such as:

  • Accounting and finance: AMP, BDO, CPA Australia
  • Banking: ANZ, Commonwealth Bank, NAB, Westpac
  • Business management consulting: Deloitte, EY, KPMG, PwC
  • Media and telecommunications: Bloomberg, Telstra.

Website: AFISS

Facebook: AFISS on Facebook

Email: afissinfo@gmail.com

Biomedical Official Students Society


The Biomedical Official Students Society (BOSS) is for all students studying within the biomedical field at Victoria University.

We aim to benefit students in social and academic aspects of university life.

Facebook: BOSS on Facebook

Community Development Association


Community Development Association (CDA) brings people together who are passionate about community development. We want to empower, inspire and learn in an environment with students who have similar interests.

Facebook: Community Development Association on Facebook

Email: vicuni.cda@gmail.com

Events & Marketing Society


Our society offers opportunities for students interested in events and marketing. You can organise small and large scale events and assist with marketing.

Join a supportive network, have fun and broaden your practical skills and industry knowledge.

Email: emsocietyvu@gmail.com

Golden Key International Honour Society


Join top performing students in the Golden Key International Honour Society. With chapters in 400 universities around the world, you have the opportunity to network with any of the 2 million members across the globe.

Victoria University's chapter invites students who perform within the top 15% of their College to join.

Members are encouraged to:

  • apply for scholarships within Golden Key
  • attend events to meet like-minded people
  • give back to the community through service.

Website: Golden Key - VU chapter

Facebook: Golden Key - VU chapter on Facebook

Email: goldenkeyvu@gmail.com

Home Economics


The Home Economics Victoria University (HEVU) society welcomes anyone who is passionate about home economics. We value:

  • empowering families and individuals
  • good food
  • mental and physical health
  • overall wellbeing
  • textiles.

We run events and provide professional development opportunities. We promote the relevance and importance of home economics in today’s world.

Facebook: HEVU on Facebook

Email: homeeconomicsvu@gmail.com

Marketing Communication Society


VU's MarComm Society supports all students, staff and community members to engage with academic pursuits in marketing and communications.

We aim to provide access to opportunities, industry trends and connections with leaders and innovators in marketing and communications.

Email: marcommsociety@livevuedu.onmicrosoft.com

Midwifery Society


The VU Midwifery Society provides students with opportunities to expand their professional development through discounted workshops and seminars and organised group study sessions.

Be involved with fundraising for women and their families in the community and engage with fellow midwifery students at social events.

Facebook: VU Midwifery Society on Facebook

Email: vumidwiferysociety@gmail.com

Motorsport


Victoria University Motorsport (VUM) is a student group led by mechanical engineering undergraduate students, and is open to all undergraduates studying at VU.

You can design, build and race a race car.

Website: Victoria University Motorsport (VUM)

Email: VUMotorsport@live.vu.edu.au

Osteopathic Medicine Association


The Student Osteopathic Medicine Association (SOMA) provides social and educational opportunities to Victoria University students enrolled in osteopathy.

SOMA offers a range of beneficial seminars that are not offered as part of the osteopathy course, allowing students to expand their knowledge and skills. These seminars are open to all students.

Email: vu.soma.team@gmail.com

Paramedic Association


At the VU Student Paramedic Association (VUSPA) we take pride in our status as a not for profit organisation run by students for students.

Our core mission remains true to that originally conceived by our founders - the promotion of the welfare, education and social interests of student paramedics.

Website: VUSPA

Email: vuspaevents@gmail.com

Psychology Society


The Psychology Society (VUPS) is an inclusive student psychology society. We welcome students who are currently studying or have an interest in psychology.

VUPS aims to link psychology students with each other and with VU psychology staff in a relaxed and fun environment.

Facebook: VUPS on Facebook

Email: vups.committee@gmail.com

Public Speaking Club


We all have to speak in public from time to time, whether it is giving a presentation in class, speaking in a team meeting or presenting in front of a professional audience.

The VU Public Speaking Club will help you overcome your nervousness through preparation and practice, and boost your confidence when speaking in front of small or large audiences.

Meetings are run in a fun, proactive and professional manner. Seize the opportunity to become a confident and engaging speaker today!

Facebook: VU Public Speaking Club on Facebook

Email: vupsclub@gmail.com

Social Work Society


The VU Social Work Society (VUSWS) provides a forum for social work students at all stages of their learning.

Come together to discuss relevant social, political and personal concerns and concepts. Meet other social work students and staff and become actively involved in the community.

There are mentoring opportunities as well as the ability to connect with local organisations, fundraising and workshops.

Email: swsociety.vu@gmail.com

Techknows (IT Club)


Techknows is an Information Technology club. We encourage innovative, creative, competitive individuals to join and enjoy being part of an IT community.

Club members are free to express their ideas through club activities that could prove to be beneficial to their future.

FacebookTechknows

Email: techknowsvu@gmail.com

Become a member of TechKnows.

Women in Science & Engineering Club


The Women in Science & Engineering (WISE) Club aims to:

  • empower and support current female students
  • inspire future generations of women to pursue Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) in their career path.

We aim to provide networking opportunities with industry professionals, social functions and industrial visits.

Facebook: WISE Club on Facebook

Email: wise.vuclub@gmail.com

Youth Work Student Association


This club represents and supports youth work students at VU.

We provide mentoring opportunities for new students, support students and their needs, and run social events for students to keep them engaged in university life.

Facebook: Youth Work Student Association on Facebook

Email: youthworkpopup.vu@gmail.com