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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.

VET Discovery Day

08 August 2019
VU Polytechnic hosted 280 students from local schools at the inaugural VET Discovery Day at Werribee East Campus. Students participate in industry-based learning activities with VU Polytechnic and industry partners.

Charity Dinner raises $7000 for Joseph's Corner

01 August 2019
VU Polytechnic’s second Charity Dinner was a huge success! The sold-out event hosted by the Hospitality Tourism and Events staff and students raised $7000 for non-profit organisation, Joseph’s Corner.

World Refugee Week: dishing up stories and sweets at VU

15 July 2019
The Cultural Diversity portfolio and VU Polytechnic came together to host a special afternoon tea on 18 June for VU’s asylum seeker and refugee students, as part of the World Refugee Week celebrations.

Victoria University Polytechic wins digital-learning awards

05 July 2019
VU Polytechnic and Victoria University's digital learning innovation has been internationally recognised for excellence, with seven top honours at the 2019 LearnX Live Awards.

Tech workshops for visiting IT students

02 July 2019
VU Polytechnic’s learning and development team hosted IT students from Singapore’s ITE College West for seven days of engaging and hands-on workshops in 3D printing, robot coding, virtual reality and user experience design.

Pursuing a rewarding career in law

19 June 2019
Working professional Claire Farley is completing the Advanced Diploma of Legal Practice and plans to further her knowledge with the Bachelor of Laws. Learn what empowered her to boost her career with legal studies.

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.