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Victoria University welcomes new TAFE funding from State

Media Alert

Media are invited to an announcement about new funding for Victoria University’s TAFE division, Victoria Polytechnic on Monday 11 April at 3.00pm at VU at MetroWest (138 Nicholson Street, Footscray).

The funding is part of the Victorian Government’s $320 million five-year TAFE Rescue Fund announced last year.

Funded projects will reflect Victoria Polytechnic’s commitment to support students academically and personally, and to sustain high-demand courses that are essential to Melbourne’s west.

Footscray Member of Parliament Marsha Thomson will provide further details of the funding and project allocation at the announcement.

VU Vice-Chancellor Professor Peter Dawkins and Victoria Polytechnic Vice-President Grant Dreher, staff, and students will be available for comment and questions at the event.

Supplied photos will be available after the event.

ENDS

Media Contact:
Ann Marie Angebrandt: 03 9919 5487, 0401 100 576, annmarie.angebrandt@vu.edu.au

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