Take a leading role in discovering technological solutions to global issues. Study a science degree and you will develop the expertise to forge a career in numerous industries due to the broad range of theoretical and practical skills gained during your studies.
Study science at VU and discover why we have the second highest earning graduates in Victoria within three years of graduation (2018 Graduate Outcomes Survey).
Bachelor degrees (undergraduate)
Prepare for a career working in nature, with a Bachelor of Outdoor Education and Environmental Science from VU.
With an emphasis on project work, this course provides study at a fourth-year level which builds on the knowledge and skills developed at degree level.
Gain a solid foundation in research methods before undertaking a thesis related to 'sustainable and liveable cities'. This masters allows bachelor-degree graduates in any discipline to undertake a research degree.
Gain a solid foundation in research methods before undertaking a thesis related to health or sport with the Master of Applied Research.
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.
Complete your PhD in a research community dedicated to improving our cities and communities through scientific, technological and social innovation.
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.
Complete a Master of Research in 18 months related to sustainable cities and industries, in a broad range of disciplines. This program 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.
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.
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Studying 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 3% 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.
Many of our science graduates gain employment in the following roles:
- physical education teacher
- computer science professional
Colleges & schools
Our science courses are delivered by various colleges and schools across different VU campuses.