Gain knowledge of nutrition, food science, and related science subjects to work on improving health locally or internationally.

International students can study at VU towards a degree or postgraduate qualification.

Bachelor of Human Nutrition

Prepare for an important and rewarding career in public health, community nutrition, food science or food service with a Bachelor of Human Nutrition from VU.


2023: A$15,800*
* fee per semester

2023: February
Footscray Park
3 years

English for Academic Purposes (EAP) VNEAP
EAP is a university and TAFE preparation course. It is designed for students with upper intermediate to advanced levels of English who want to gain admission to an Australian TAFE, undergraduate or postgraduate course.
City Campus
1000 hours

Studying nutrition 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.


Career options are diverse; depending on your specialisation, you might find work in:

  • government programs
  • humanitarian assistance
  • international development work
  • diet monitoring, in hospitals and aged care residences
  • food service
  • meal systems and staff management in institutional kitchens
  • food-processing industries
  • education and research institutes
  • government food laboratories
  • food wholesale and retail industries
  • food safety and regulation bodies
  • product marketing
  • food quality assurance.