Our graduates find employment opportunities across the following sectors:
- government (local, state and federal)
- non-government organisations
- not-for-profit companies
- private companies
- art galleries and studios.
Short courses 3 courses
Expand your further study options and gain the necessary qualification to enter most certificate, diploma and bachelor degree courses.
TAFE certificates & diplomas 25 courses
Develop the English skills you need to open up further study options with a Certificate III in EAL (Further Study) at Victoria University Polytechnic.
Bachelor degrees (undergraduate) 13 courses
Make a difference with this Community Development course by aiming for an ethical and worthwhile career building strong, sustainable communities in Australia.
Prepare for a fascinating career in the justice system or community welfare, with VU's Bachelor of Criminal Justice and Psychological Studies.
The Bachelor of Laws (Honours)/Bachelor of Arts will equip you with knowledge and skills across two disciplines, allowing you to determine your own individual career path.
Postgraduate 10 courses
Pursue a career as a community psychologist. Become a part of a vibrant learning environment where your psychology skills and knowledge will be directed towards applied community psychology.
The Graduate Diploma of Counselling will extend your expertise in counselling theory and practice.
Enhance your career options as a digital media practitioner and become a leader in a global industry with the Graduate Certificate in Digital Media.
Explore the processes and theory behind digital transformation and position yourself as digital media practitioner with the Graduate Certificate in Digital Media.
Shake up the digital media landscape and be at the forefront of this rapidly-moving, global industry with VU's Master of Digital Media.
Further your career in international humanitarian and development aid with the Graduate Certificate in International Community Development.
Take an important role in community development. Get involved in social change, human rights, and sustainable development at a global or local level.
Become a leader in social change, human rights and sustainable development at a global or local level, with the Master of International Community Development.
Postgraduate research 8 courses
Our Office for Research provides support to our current and future researchers, such as:
- identify a research topic
- find a supervisor
- apply for research supervision or grants.
Complete your PhD in a research community dedicated to improving our cities and communities through scientific, technological and social innovation.
Victoria University's integrated program offers research training, creating an alternative path to a PhD in the areas of sustainability and liveable communities.
Complete a Master of Research in 18 months, in the areas of industry, community or urban development. This degree is tailored to graduates with a related bachelor degree, or an honours degree in a different discipline.
The Master of Research Practice recognises honours qualifications, accelerating your study in the areas of industry, community or the built environment.
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Victoria University was a great option for me as it presented diverse and relevant units to fit my career goals. What I loved about my course was the practical experience that I gained whilst studying. Taking on internships during my course allowed me to understand the pace of the industry and network with those within my field.Kayla McLeod