Stay up-to-date with the latest research developments from VU. Our reports and publications offer a useful overview of research activities and successes.

Research Matters newsletter & social media

Our research news outlets are a great way to find out about the latest achievements of our researchers.

Research Matters newsletter

Research Matters is our email bulletin that celebrates the achievements of research staff and students across the University. It also includes details of research-related events and activities.

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VU research on social media

You can also find all the latest VU research on social media:

News story "Can genetics explain exercise results?" is just one of many we feature in our news feed.

Podcast – Research Reveal

Profiling research & researchers at Victoria University 

Research Reveal is the podcast run by Victoria University, profiling the research efforts of VU academics whose quiet contributions and discoveries are bringing about changes to the way we live, work and play.

Hosted and produced by Marc C-Scott, the podcast airs regular episodes and features researchers from VU’s research institutes and colleges.

To listen, search for 'Research Reveal' on your preferred podcast platform (eg a Podcasts app on your iPhone, Google Play, through iTunes or a media platform such as Spotify).

News & events

Our VU news feed pulls the latest news from around Victoria University, including innovative research stories. Our events showcase research highlights and offer valuable networking opportunities to connect staff and students from different research areas.

VU in The Conversation

Victoria University academics publish articles in The Conversation - an independent source of news and views, sourced from the academic and research community.

Three minute thesis (3MT) competition

The 3MT competition invites graduate students to present a three-minute speech on their thesis topic and its significance to the wider community.

Five minute research pitch (5RP)

In the 5RP competition, researchers deliver a five-minute presentation of a current research project.

2019 Current Research Experience Questionnaire (CREQ)

All graduate researchers will shortly be invited via email to complete the 2019 CREQ. This survey provides the University with feedback on your experience in 2019 as a research student. Ten respondents will be chosen at random to win a pair of movie tickets!


Research papers

The VU Research Repository is an open access collection that contains scholarly outputs such research papers and theses of VU staff and higher degree research students. You can browse by author, subject, year and a range of other facets.

Postgraduate course guides

Our postgraduate course guides provide an overview of postgraduate courses offered by the University.

View all course guides (including domestic and international postgraduate course guides). 

Other publications

Research Highlights is a full-colour magazine that features 20 stories on some of the most interesting and high profile research from across the University.