Do you want a satisfying career in the nursing sector? We offer courses to get you started.

You can study at short course, TAFE, degree or postgraduate level.

Bachelor of Midwifery/Bachelor of Nursing
Prepare for a career supporting life and bringing new life into the world. Our double degree in midwifery and nursing gives you the knowledge and skills for two distinct, in-demand professions.
Duration 4 years Campus St Albans, VU Sunshine Clinical School Delivery mode In person, Workplace
Bachelor of Nursing
Pursue a stimulating and diverse career as a healthcare professional with a Bachelor of Nursing from Victoria University.
Duration 3 years Campus St Albans Delivery mode In person

Graduate Certificate in Mental Health Nursing
Duration 8 months Campus Victoria University Online Delivery mode VU Online
Graduate Diploma in Mental Health Nursing
Duration 16 months Campus Victoria University Online Delivery mode VU Online
Master of Mental Health Nursing
Duration 2 years Campus Victoria University Online Delivery mode VU Online
Graduate Certificate in Nursing

Take the next step in your nursing career, with an online Graduate Certificate in Nursing from Victoria University.

Duration 8 months Campus Victoria University Online Delivery mode VU Online
Master of Nursing

Take your career in health to the next level with VU Online's Master of Nursing. Our online course is designed for professional nurses, and connects your learning directly to your current career.

Duration 2 years Campus Victoria University Online Delivery mode VU Online

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 Campus, Footscray Park, St Albans, Werribee Delivery mode Blended, In person
Master of Nursing (By Research)
Reach your goal in the field of nursing. If you have demonstrated an ability to conduct extensive study and research in a focused area of nursing, then this course will get you to where you want to be in your career.
Duration 2 years Campus St Albans Delivery mode In Person
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 Campus, City Queen, Footscray Park, St Albans, Werribee Delivery mode Blended, In person
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 Campus, Footscray Park, St Albans, Werribee Delivery mode Blended, In person
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 Campus, Footscray Park, Online Self-Paced, St Albans, Werribee Delivery mode Blended, In person, Online Self-Paced
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 Campus, Footscray Park, Online Self-Paced, St Albans, Werribee Delivery mode Blended, In person, Online Self-Paced

Diploma of Nursing HLT54115

Gain the foundational skills and knowledge to work as an enrolled nurse in the dynamic healthcare industry.

Duration 2 years Campus St Albans, Sunshine, Werribee Delivery mode Blended, Face to Face, Online, Workplace

CPR (Refresher) TNABG

The CPR Refresher TNABG course content is based on Australian Resuscitation guidelines. CPR Statement of Attainment is valid for one year.

Duration 4 hours Campus City Flinders, Footscray Nicholson, Industry, St Albans, Sunshine, Werribee Delivery mode Face to Face with eLearning
Level II First Aid TNABJ

Learn practical first aid skills and knowledge such as CPR, bandaging and splinting, and applying the principles of first aid safety. The course contains a blend of online and face to face learning.

Duration 2 day Campus City Flinders, Footscray Nicholson, Industry, St Albans, Sunshine, Werribee Delivery mode Face to Face with eLearning

Studying nursing 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.

Careers

Our graduate nurses are highly skilled healthcare professionals with scientific knowledge and skills developed through tertiary education and professional practice.

Nurses can work in areas such as:

  • general practice
  • acute care
  • paediatric care
  • rehabilitation
  • aged care
  • mental health
  • residential care
  • emergency
  • research
  • health education.