Victoria University

Victoria University
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Location:
Footscray, City Flinders, City King, City Queen, Melton, Newport, St Albans, Sunshine, Werribee
Main Campus:
Footscray
Student Population:
50,000
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Faculties
Faculty of Arts, Education and Human Development, Faculty of Business and Law, Faculty of Health, Engineering and Science
 

Victoria University is a multi-sector institution allowing you to begin your studies at the level that is right for you and then work toward your goals. It is one of the largest and most culturally diverse education institutions in Australia.

Victoria University has three campuses in the heart of Melbourne and eight others all easily accessible by public transport. We are proud to deliver courses and research opportunities that are locally relevant and globally significant. Learning in the workplace and community is a key feature of all courses to ensure students are prepared for life after graduation.

 

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A great place to study, Victoria University is a vibrant, multicultural university based in Melbourne, the capital city of the state of Victoria, Australia.

 

Main countries of origin

China, Vietnam, India, Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Indonesia, Pakistan, Korea, Germany, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Mauritius, Thailand, Papua New Guinea, Iran.

 

Major areas of study

Victoria University offers certificate, diploma, bachelor, masters and PHD courses. Enter at a level that is right for you and create your own study pathway.

 

Our international course list includes:

  • accounting and finance
  • biotechnology and biomedical sciences
  • business, management and marketing
  • communications and public relations
  • community services
  • computer science
  • creative arts
  • education
  • engineering
  • English language
  • food science
  • hairdressing and beauty therapy
  • hospitality, tourism and events
  • information systems management
  • laboratory technology
  • law
  • multimedia and graphic design
  • nursing and health sciences
  • psychology and social work
  • sport and exercise science.

 

International student services

The International Student Support team at Victoria University offers their services from the time you accept your offer right through to graduation and are always happy to welcome new students to the Victoria University community.

They provide:

  • airport pickup
  • international student orientation
  • social events
  • personal support.

Other university services include:

  • Career advice and employment resources
  • Academic skills assistance and workshops
  • Student accommodation and housing assistance
  • Financial advice
  • Multi-faith prayer rooms.

 

Accommodation

Victoria University owns and operates accommodation close to campus location:

  • Victoria Place
  • Student Village

 

Victoria University’s  Housing Service can assist with other options and offers a ‘housing hunting friend’ directory.

 

Airport pickup

Victoria University offers all international students a free airport reception to welcome you to your new city.

 

Orientation meetings

Orientation is a fun and social event designed to:

  • create an opportunity for you to make new friends
  • assist with your transition to university life
  • provide essential information about living in Melbourne and studying at Victoria University

 

Scholarship

Many of our international courses meet the criteria for scholarship and sponsorship recipients from Asia, the Middle East and Pacific regions. Find out more about international scholarships and research scholarships.

 

Opportunities to study abroad

Study a part of your Victoria University degree overseas. The exchange program is open to all Victoria University students with over 90 partner institutions to choose from.

 

Provider Features

Hear about life at Victoria University from our students.

Three out of eleven campuses are located within Melbourne's Central Business District and another four campuses are within 10 kilometres of the CBD. All campuses are serviced by public transport.

As well as all the facilities you would expect to find at modern university, Victoria University has world-class facilities including the most recent additions of the Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living and VenU Restaurant.

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