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Composing for Federation Bells

11 June 2019
VU Polytechnic's Advanced Diploma of Music Industry students had the rare opportunity to compose music and hear their original composition played live at the iconic Federation Bells installation at Birrarung Marr.

Nicholas Luxton: 2019 ALIA Student Award recipient

05 June 2019
Congratulations to Diploma of Library and Information Services alumnus, Nicholas Luxton, who was awarded the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) Student Award.

Carson Kennedy - rising digital media star

30 May 2019
For Carson Kennedy, training in a Certificate II in Information, Digital Media and Technology at VU Polytechnic has helped him to discover a love for IT and to set him on a path for the future.

Sarah Sims - aspiring private chef

24 May 2019
Sarah is completing the Certificate III in Commercial Cookery, in hopes reaching her career goal of becoming a private chef.

Minister meets Free TAFE students at Werribee

09 May 2019
The Minister for Training and Skills, the Honourable Gayle Tierney, visited VU Polytechnic’s newly reopened Werribee East Campus today to meet with Free TAFE students, including those enrolled in the Certificate II in Building and Construction (pre-apprenticeship), Certificate III in Civil Construction and Certificate IV in Civil Construction.

Technology Transformation

05 May 2019
For VU Polytechnic IT student Meena Selvaraj, completing her Certificate IV in Information Technology gave her the skills and confidence to land a job in her dream industry at Global Vision Media, a leading e-learning company based in Melbourne, Australia.

Volunteering for Victorian Youth Week

15 April 2019
VU Polytechnic’s cookery and event management students gave back to the local community by providing free food at the Braybrook Youth Amplified event, as part of the Victorian Youth Week festivities.

Student spotlight - Daniella El-Fahkri

12 April 2019
Each month we highlight a student training at VU Polytechnic. Meet Daniella, a career changer swapping business for trades.

Massages for a good cause

08 April 2019
VU Polytechnic remedial massage students and educators were proud supporters of WalkWest 2019, offering free massages to over 1,200 participants.

Plumbing apprentices awarded Reece grants

04 April 2019
VU Polytechnic plumbing apprentices Neill Hannah and Richard Key have been awarded the Reece Grant ‘Next Gen’ award, which consists of $2,000 for their tuition or tools fees.