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 Applied Movement Sciences/Master of Physiotherapy
Become a physiotherapist and use physical rehabilitation, injury prevention and exercise to improve your patients' quality of life, with Bachelor of Applied Movement Science/Master of Physiotherapy from Victoria University.
Duration 4.5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Block, In person, Workplace
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, In person
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 Hybrid
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 Hybrid
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 Hybrid
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 Hybrid
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 Hybrid
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 Hybrid

Undergraduate Certificate in Primary Physical Education
Specialise in physical education for children to upskill or launch your dream career, with an Undergraduate Certificate in Primary Physical Education from Victoria University.
Duration 0.5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode In person
Undergraduate Certificate in Secondary Physical Education
Learn skills that complement your passions for sport and coaching, with the Undergraduate Certificate in Secondary Physical Education from Victoria University.
Duration 0.5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode In person
Undergraduate Certificate in Sport Science
Gain foundational knowledge of sport and exercise science with an Undergraduate Certificate in Sport Science from Victoria University.
Duration 0.5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode In person

Master of Clinical Exercise Science and Rehabilitation

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

Duration 1.5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Hybrid
Graduate Certificate in Data Analytics for Sport Performance
Gain a formal qualification in data science with a unique sports context with a Graduate Certificate in Data Analytics for Sport Performance at Victoria University.
Duration 0.5 years Campus Footscray Park, Online Self Paced Delivery mode Online Self Paced
Graduate Certificate in Performance Analysis (Football)

Work with football clubs to improve player performance, with a Graduate Certificate in Performance Analysis (Football).

Duration 0.5 years Campus Online Self Paced Delivery mode Online Self Paced
Graduate Certificate in Sport and Exercise Science
Gain the foundational skills and knowledge to succeed in the global sport industry with a Graduate Certificate of Sport and Exercise Science at Victoria University.
Duration 0.5 years Campus City Tower Delivery mode Hybrid
Master of Sport and Exercise Science
Gain the high-level skills and knowledge to succeed in the global sport industry with a Master of Sport and Exercise Science at Victoria University.
Duration 1.5 years Campus Footscray Park Delivery mode Hybrid

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, 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 Flinders, 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 Tower, 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 Flinders, 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 Flinders, Footscray Park, Online Self Paced, St Albans, Werribee Delivery mode Blended, In person, Online Self Paced

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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