Health & biomedicine

Gain exceptional skills for care-sector roles such as nursing, midwifery, paramedicine, psychology, osteopathy, or speech pathology by studying Victoria University’s well-respected health courses.
Student-led health clinics
Student-led health clinics
 High-tech labs for skills practice
High-tech labs for skills practice
Award-winning VU Block Model
Award-winning VU Block Model
#1 for employability
#1 for employability
Top 3% of universities worldwide
Top 3% of universities worldwide

Courses in Health & biomedicine

VU Stories

The calm among the crisis
Bachelor of Paramedicine
My scenario-based learning allowed me to find a certain level of calm and a treatment approach among the chaos and I was able to assist the police officers treating the injured.
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Andy Ackerly
Delivering the best care
Bachelor of Midwifery/Bachelor of Nursing
All of the theoretical learning at VU is followed by clinical placements to expose students to potential future workplaces.
All of the theoretical learning at VU is followed by clinical placements to expose students to potential future workplaces.
Damilola Omotosho in a lab
How Dammy is blending creativity with nutrition
Bachelor of Human Nutrition
VU lecturers are so engaging, encouraging and supportive of my learning and they really listen to students’ contributions. I love learning about the significant role nutrition plays in every aspect of our health.
VU lecturers are so engaging, encouraging and supportive of my learning and they really listen to students’ contributions. I love learning about the significant role nutrition plays in every aspect of our health.
Cody Thomson conducting research in a lab
How Cody’s combining his passion for sport & biomedicine
Bachelor of Biomedicine
Moondani Balluk Indigenous Academic Unit has always been there for me. Student Support Officer Marcus helped me successfully apply for scholarships, and provided ongoing reassurance and advice.
Moondani Balluk Indigenous Academic Unit has always been there for me. Student Support Officer Marcus helped me successfully apply for scholarships, and provided ongoing reassurance and advice.