News

Hamed Allahyari - making a difference in the asylum seeker and refugee community

11 October 2019
Hamed Allahyari arrived in Australia as an asylum seeker and completed his course in English as an Additional Language at VU Polytechnic. Hamed now runs a social enterprise café, Cafe Sunshine & SalamaTea, offering employment to asylum seekers and refugees.

Show-stopping dishes at Melbourne Showgrounds

11 October 2019
Our commercial cookery students were invited to support Chef Mark Normoyle and his team of chefs in preparing menus for two high profile events held at the Melbourne Showgrounds earlier this month.

International delegates visit VU Polytechnic

03 October 2019
VU Polytechnic are hosting delegates from Sekolah Tinggi Pariwisata Nusa Dua Bali (Bali Tourism Institute) and Suzhou Vocational Health College in October.

Reskilling for a career in cybersecurity

01 October 2019
Monika is currently completing the Certificate IV in Cybersecurity, based at our new Cybersecurity Training Centre at St Albans. Read to find out what motivates her and her study experience at the Polytechnic.

Encouraging lifelong learning at the Wyndham Learning Festival

30 September 2019
VU Polytechnic was once again a proud Gold Sponsor for this year’s Wyndham Learning Festival. Read about our events that encourage lifelong learning.

Student showcase with Gold 104.3

30 September 2019
VU Polytechnic fitness and massage students were a part of the Christian O’Connell Breakfast show for the ‘Gran Final 2019’ event at Whitten Oval.

Minister Tierney visits VU's Sunshine Skills Hub

24 September 2019
Minister for Training and Skills, the Hon Gayle Tierney visited the up and coming Sunshine Skills Hub today at Victoria University’s Sunshine Campus.

Fit for life

10 September 2019
Nicola Vincent is working hard to ensure that girls and women engage in physical activity, from team sports and solo running to kicking a ball, or swimming.

VU Polytechnic wins inclusive training award

07 September 2019
Victoria University Polytechnic picked up the Inclusive Training Provider of the Year Award at the 65th Anniversary of the Victorian Training Awards last night.

VU Polytechnic opens Cybersecurity Training Centre

16 August 2019
Victoria University Polytechnic, in partnership with the world’s largest Cyber Security vendor Cisco, is opening a Cybersecurity Training Centre in Melbourne’s West to meet an increasing demand for workers in one of Australia’s fastest growing and under-serviced industries.