Victoria University is the leading provider of migration law education in Australia.

We have more than 25 years’ experience teaching migration law courses, an emphasis on practical learning, and strong connections with the Australian migration and government sectors.

No matter what level of study you have completed to date, we can help you pursue your career goals.

The comprehensive migration law programs offered by Victoria University include a postgraduate qualification, intensive short courses, professional development seminars and an undergraduate elective.

Graduate Diploma in Migration Law

Earn your knowledge requirements to register as a Migration Agent with a Graduate Diploma in Migration Law from Victoria University. Our postgraduate program is flexible and adaptable, with a timetable designed for working professionals.

Duration 1 year Campus City Queen, Online Self-Paced, Other Delivery mode Blended, Burst, In person, Online Self-Paced, Remote

Capstone Exam Preparatory Course JVAE
Prepare for success in the capstone exam following your Graduate Diploma in Migration Law – and launch your career as a registered migration agent.
Duration 32 hours Campus City Queen
Migration Law for Lawyers JVAF

Add a new avenue to your existing law practice, or enhance and update your legal skills in this highly specialised area, with the Migration Law for Lawyers course at Victoria University.

Duration 32 hours Campus City Queen, Online
Professional Course in Australian Migration Law JQML

VU's Professional Course in Australian Migration Law allows people working in related areas, for example law clerks, to gain knowledge in migration law. It is a pathway to the Graduate Diploma in Migration Law.

Duration 32 hours Campus City Queen

Studying migration law 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.

Study migration law at Victoria University and you'll learn from leading industry professionals who combine theory with practice to prepare you for your legal career from day one.


These courses are designed to equip you with the skills to succeed in a range of roles across industry sectors including:

  • registered migration agent
  • specialised migration lawyer
  • community law advisor
  • human resource assessor and adviser
  • policy work in government and industry.

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