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, explore your passion and make friends.

VU Education Society (VUEdSoc)

The VU Education Society is aimed at students whose studies are focused on education, or are simply interested in educational psychology and philosophies, or the wider education industry in general. Most activities are orientated towards social networking, with occasional professional learning opportunities.


Email: [email protected]

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.

Join the VU Midwifery Society

Facebook: VU Midwifery Society on Facebook

Email: [email protected]


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: [email protected]

VU Nutrition and Dietetics Society (VUNDS)

Welcome to Victoria University Nutrition and Dietetics Society (VUNDS), a supportive space for Nutrition and Dietetics students and food enthusiasts!

At VUNDS, students can come together and discover the various opportunities to expand knowledge, network, collaborate, and keep up to date with the latest achievements and news within the field of Nutrition and Dietetics!

Besides the learning part, VUNDS goal is to create a welcoming space for fellow students as we navigate our way through university. We will hold many social events, including catch-ups, talks, and some fun days out, to celebrate our shared passion for Nutrition. Sign up to connect with fellow students and make long-lasting friendships that will stay with you throughout your university experience and future career!


Email: [email protected]

Instagram: vunutritionanddieteticsso

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: [email protected]

VU Psychology Society

Welcome to Victoria University Psychology Society (VUPS), a supportive community for psychology students and enthusiasts!

At VUPS, we are passionate about creating a welcoming and intellectually stimulating environment where everyone feels respected and included.

We aim to broaden knowledge and provide guidance in navigating the multi-faceted field of psychology.

Students can come together and discover opportunities for academic, professional, and personal growth, as well as the ability to participate in fun social events through:

  • Providing workshops to expand on your knowledge and skills
  • Opportunities to network with industry professionals
  • A diverse array of social events throughout the year
  • Mentorship programs
  • Creating a fun and supportive community where members can connect


Email:  [email protected]

Instagram: vupsychologysociety 

VU Rocketry Club

The VU Rocketry Club is a student-driven organisation focused on the exciting world of rocketry and engineering.

Through collaborative projects and hands-on experiences, members develop skills in rocket design, fabrication, and launch.

The club fosters a dynamic learning environment that encourages creativity and teamwork while inspiring a passion for aerospace technology.

All are welcome to join as we require a broad range of disciplines such as marketing, graphic design, business and more.

Email:  [email protected]

VU Speech Pathology Student Society

Welcome to the vibrant world of the VUSPSS, where passion, professionalism, and growth converge!

Our society serves as a dynamic hub for aspiring speech-language pathologists, providing an exceptional platform for academic, professional, and personal development. We are a community of like-minded individuals dedicated to making a difference in the lives of those with communication challenges.

Within our society, you will discover many opportunities to expand your knowledge, enhance your skills, and build valuable connections. Our regular meetings are a foundation for collaboration, knowledge-sharing, and networking. Engage in captivating discussions, exchange insights with fellow members, and stay updated on the latest advancements in the field.

But it's not all about formal learning! We believe in fostering a warm, supportive atmosphere where friendships flourish, and unforgettable memories are made. Join us for social events to celebrate our shared passion. Our group events provide the perfect opportunity to relax, connect with fellow students, and forge lasting friendships that will accompany you throughout your career.


Email: [email protected]

VU Student Nursing Association (VUSNA)

The VU Student Nursing Association (VUSNA) aims to bring like-minded people together for professional development workshops and social events where members feel included, respected and heard. We hope to foster community connections and support everyone as students and future nurses. We’d love it if you joined us to promote a fun University experience for our members and the broader VU student body. 

You will see us around throughout the year with goodies, so don’t be afraid to say hi! 

If interested, here’s how you can contact us:


Email:  [email protected]

Instagram: vusna.nursing

Facebook: VU Student Nursing Association

Women in Science & Engineering Club

The Women in STEM Excellence (WISE) Club aims to provide a supportive environment for current female students in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) through:

  • regular professional events, social functions, industry visits and academic field trips
  • networking opportunities with industry professionals
  • mentorship and support from peers and industry professionals
  • leadership development
  • creating a fun and safe community. 

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

Facebook: WISE Club on Facebook

Email:  [email protected]