Many of our graduates gain employment in the following roles:
- business analyst
- financial planner
- human resources
- international trade/business consultant
Short courses 2 courses
Learn how to carry out business activity statement tasks and establish a payroll system with the BAS Agent Registration Skill Set.
TAFE certificates & diplomas 16 courses
Enhance your career prospects by developing a broad range of accounting and professional finance skills with the Advanced Diploma of Accounting at Victoria University Polytechnic.
This course will prepare you for accounting jobs in the financial services industry and others requiring accounting support.
This course will provide you with the training and knowledge necessary for a range of accounting career pathways.
Gain the practical skills you need for a successful office career with the Diploma of Business Administration.
Develop fundamental planning, communication and organisational skills, and acquire a detailed understanding of the event management process.
Take your first step towards a rewarding career helping people in the workplace. This course equips you with a wide range of skills for the human resources (HR) sector.
Launch your future career in the transport, storage and logistics industry with a Certificate IV in Logistics from Victoria University Polytechnic.
Build connections in the financial services industry and develop a broad range of payroll skills with the Diploma of Payroll Services at VU Polytechnic.
Learn the basic skills to work effectively in the booming tourism and travel industry at Victoria University Polytechnic.
Take the first step towards a career in the fast-growing tourism industry with the Certificate III in Tourism at Victoria University Polytechnic.
Develop the high-level skills required to work across a range of exciting careers in the travel and tourism industry at Victoria University Polytechnic.
In this course you will gain a solid understanding of industry operations and develop the managerial skills to coordinate tourism operations.
Higher Education diplomas 1 course
Study a one-year specialised diploma, with more focussed academic and English support to better prepare you for success in undergraduate study.
On completion, you will be guaranteed entry into the second year of a nominated bachelor degree.
Bachelor degrees (undergraduate) 6 courses
Bachelor of Business specialisations include accounting, banking & finance, event management, financial risk management, human resource management, information systems management, international trade, management & innovation, marketing, supply chain & logistics management, tourism & hospitality management.
Develop management and leadership capabilities and increase your prospects of getting a senior position in the industry.
Postgraduate 38 courses
Study a globally-recognised accounting degree with the Master of Business (Accounting).
Study an MBA with us to gain specialist knowledge and skills to prepare you for senior management positions.
Build on your professional experience with a specialised qualification from a world leader in business analytics and SAP technology.
Develop key skills for an executive-level career, complemented by expertise in SAP, with an MBA and Master of Business Analytics.
Develop the computing and business skills to implement and maintain Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems and understand their implications on business.
Become an industry leader in enterprise resource management planning (ERP) systems and SAP with our double masters degree.
Prepare for a challenging and rewarding career as an in-demand expert in HR and industrial relations with the Graduate Diploma in Business (Industrial Relations and Human Resource Management).
Develop a solid grounding in both foundational business and management knowledge as well as strategic aspects of management in the Graduate Diploma in Business (Management).
Launch your career in management with the popular Master of Business (Management). Gain specialist business knowledge and skills for leadership positions in various fields.
Aim for a leading role in the supply-chain and logistics industry, with the respected Master of Business (Supply Chain Management).
Prepare for managerial, policy development and planning roles in the rapidly growing tourism and events industries with the Master of Business (Tourism and Destination Management).
Build on your industry experience to become a change management leader with the world-first Master of Change, Innovation and Leadership from Victoria University.
Gain a specialist postgraduate qualification to support your career development by studying our Graduate Certificate in Management.
Extend your management knowledge and develop high-level skills to lead teams towards operational success.
Become an expert in workplace management through study and hands-on experience. Gain the skills needed to manage project teams and lead change with the Master of Management.
Study the Graduate Certificate in Marketing to develop ethical and sustainable marketing programs for a diverse set of stakeholders, in a constantly changing digital and marketing environment.
Become a leader in marketing with expertise and practical skills tailored to the changing dynamic and digital marketplace, with the Master of Marketing.
Become a reflective leader who can drive change using creative and innovative thinking, with the Graduate Certificate in Organisational Change Management.
Postgraduate research 9 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.
Gain a solid foundation in research methods before undertaking a thesis related to health or sport with the Master of Applied Research.
Develop your knowledge and skills in planning and executing a substantial piece of original research with the Master of Business (Research).
Complete your PhD in a research community dedicated to improving our cities and communities through scientific, technological and social innovation.
Undertake your PhD in a world-leading research centre. Victoria University's Institute for Health and Sport (IHES) provides expert supervision in a wide range of disciplines.
Receive intensive research training before beginning an innovative thesis in the broad areas of health and sport with our integrated PhD program.
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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During my final year of study I completed a 10-month internship at Coles, working with the Supply Chain team. In this position I found the skills taught to me at Victoria University vital in achieving success. Receiving a top 5 position in the ‘GradConnection Top100 Awards’, which recognises the most employable graduates across Australia was, as they say, ‘the icing on the cake’.Sally-Anne Young