News

30 November 2020
Kira Annear was a participant of the Daughters of the West health and wellbeing program run through the Western Bulldogs Community Foundation (WBCF) and a participant in the 2019-2020 Western Bulldogs Community Foundation Leadership Academy ten-week program, delivered by Victoria University Polytechnic. Kira shares how the program has helped her rediscover her strengths, values and most especially, how to use her skills to help others.
An man of African appearance sitting in a police car with the door open. He's wearing a police uniform, including hi-vis vest.
23 November 2020
Congratulations to VU’s Victoria Police Diversity Recruitment Program Team, recipients of the Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion.
20 November 2020
Congratulations to VU Polytechnic's cyber security Team for their Victoria University Vice-Chancellor Award in Excellence in Learning and Teaching (Vocational Education and Training)!
17 November 2020
Congratulations to VU Polytechnic carpentry apprentice Khamh Bik Thawng, recipient of the 2020 Master Builders Association of Victoria’s Building Industry Foundation Award.
12 November 2020
Victoria University Polytechnic are seeking Expressions of Interest for specialised sessional teachers to deliver various units for our health, community services and education courses.
05 November 2020
Congratulations to VU Polytechnic carpentry apprentice Ben Taylor who was recently awarded as the Master Builders Association of Victoria’s 2020 State Apprentice of the Year!
Daniel Arlington, Cyber security student
04 November 2020
Daniel recently completed his Certificate IV in Cybersecurity at our new Cybersecurity Training Centre, located at our St Albans Campus. Currently working as a Customer Service Engineer for a global software company, Daniel spoke with us about where he thinks the industry is heading and how his training helped him.
Tom Borg standing outside in front of a brick wall, wearing a cap and plaid shirt
12 October 2020
Congratulations to VU Polytechnic bricklaying apprentice Thomas Borg who was recently awarded as the Master Builders Association of Victoria’s 2020 Bricklaying and Blocklaying Apprentice of the Year!
Monika Mathur, Cyber Security student
12 October 2020
Monika Mathur completed the Certificate IV in Cyber Security. She holds a Master of Computer Applications and chose to study at VU Polytechnic to gain cybersecurity skills. We chatted with Monika to learn more about her experience and thoughts on the tech industry.
08 October 2020
VU Polytechnic, together with WomenCan Australia are supporting women to learn new skills and find paid employment through The Placement Circle Pilot Program. Eligible participants will train to become a care worker by undertaking the Certificate III in Individual Support and through access to peer support and industry placements.