Discover the range of inspiring exercise science courses available from Victoria University. Benefit from our close links with groups such as the Victorian and Australian Institutes of Sport, Western Bulldogs and the AFL.

With our state-of-the-art, $68 million sport and learning precinct, you will enter a highly engaging, switched-on leader in sport exercise. We offer many courses to spark your passion in areas including biomedical and sport science, clinical exercise science and rehabilitation. Study at degree or postgraduate level.

Bachelor of Biomedical and Exercise Science
Be part of a growing demand for graduates with training in the field of exercise and biomedical sciences. Learn how the structure and function of the body influences and is impacted by exercise.
Duration 3 years Campus Footscray Park, St Albans Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face
Bachelor of Exercise Science (Clinical Practice)
Start your career in the sport and exercise industry with a course that delivers a range of subjects across the biological sciences, social sciences and humanities areas.
Duration 3 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face
Bachelor of Exercise Science (Sport Practice)
Gain the knowledge and skills for entry into professional careers in exercise and sport science, rehabilitation, community fitness and health, and research.
Duration 3 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face
Bachelor of Physical Education and Sport Science
This course provides knowledge and skills in physical education and sport science through a range of subjects across various disciplines.
Duration 3 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face
Bachelor of Sport Science

Join Australia's leading sport university and gain the very best knowledge for a professional career in the sport and exercise industry.

Duration 3 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face
Bachelor of Sport Science (Human Movement)/Bachelor of Psychological Studies
This course delivers a balance across the biological sciences, social sciences and humanities for a career in the sport, fitness, exercise and human movement professions.
Duration 4 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face
Bachelor of Sport Science (Human Movement)/Bachelor of Sport Management

This double degree provides you with the capabilities and understandings of human movement, and the structure, practices and participant needs of the Australian sport, exercise and active recreation sector.

Duration 4 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face

Master of Clinical Exercise Science and Rehabilitation

Become an accredited exercise physiologist (AEP) with a Master of Clinical Exercise Science and Rehabilitation at Victoria University.

Duration 1.5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Face to Face
Graduate Certificate in Sport Integrity
This course addresses the continuing concern about sport’s capacity to act on the positive social values it has traditionally upheld.
Duration 1 year Campus City Flinders Delivery mode Burst, Face to Face, Online, Workplace
Graduate Certificate in Sports Science (Football Performance)

Gain expertise that supports your passion for football and take a step towards a sport-science or high-performance career.

Duration 0.5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Burst, Face to Face, Workplace
Master of Sports Science (Football Performance)
This course will provide you with a holistic education in the field of football science. It has an applied theoretical focus as well as practical experience.
Duration 1.5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Burst, Face to Face, Online, Workplace

Master of Applied Research

Gain a solid foundation in research methods before undertaking a thesis related to health or sport with the Master of Applied Research.

Duration 2 years Campus City Flinders, Footscray Park, St Albans, Werribee Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face
Doctor of Philosophy

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.

Duration 4 years Campus City Flinders, City Queen, Footscray Park, St Albans, Werribee Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face
Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated)

Receive intensive research training before beginning an innovative thesis in the broad areas of health and sport with our integrated PhD program.

Duration 4 years Campus City Flinders, City Queen, Footscray Park, St Albans, Werribee Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face
Master of Research

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.

Duration 1.5 years Campus City Flinders, Footscray Park, St Albans, Werribee Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face
Master of Research Practice

Complete a masters focused on innovations in health or sport – in just one year. Victoria University's Master of Research Practice recognises honours qualifications, letting you graduate sooner.

Duration 1 year Campus City Flinders, Footscray Park, St Albans, Werribee Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face

Studying exercise science at VU

At Victoria University (VU), we want you to follow your passion and excel in the industry you've always dreamed of.

We're one of Australia's most industry-connected institutions, and are one of the top 2% of universities in the world.

You'll learn from leading industry professionals who combine theory with practice to prepare you for your career from day one.

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