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Worlds Greatest Shave super team

04 April 2019
VU Polytechnic hairdressing and barbering educators and students took their skills to Bourke Street Mall on March 15 to support the Leukaemia Foundation’s World’s Greatest Shave.

Celebrating cultural diversity

03 April 2019
VU Polytechnic joined in the celebration of Melbourne’s rich and vibrant cultural traditions at the Victoria Multicultural Festival held at Federation Square on Saturday 23 February.

MP visits Free TAFE students

27 March 2019
Member for Footscray, Katie Hall, visited VU Polytechnic’s Footscray Nicholson campus today to talk with students completing their Certificate III in Individual Support and Certificate IV in Ageing Support under the government’s Free TAFE for Priority Courses initiative. Ms Hall was joined by the Candidate for Fraser, Daniel Mulino.

VU Polytechnic construction industry showcase

22 March 2019
On March 22, VU Polytechnic hosted it's inaugural Construction Industry Showcase for members of industry, staff and students.

Student Satisfaction Survey

19 March 2019
Students who completed or exited any VET courses provided by registered training providers in 2018 have been sent an invitation to complete the survey online, via SMS or by post.

Grand Prix Technology Takeover

18 March 2019
From March 14-17, VU Polytechnic attended the Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix, Innovation and Technology Hub, giving school students and the public interactive demonstrations and workshops in robotics, virtual reality and 3D printing.

VU Polytechnic Graduation

07 March 2019
Yesterday evening was a time to celebrate as over 180 VU Polytechnic students celebrated their graduation alongside friends, family members and teachers.

Cyber students launch into training

04 March 2019
VU Polytechnic’s first group of Certificate IV in Cyber Security students commenced training today at our Footscray-Nicholson campus.

Opening the Magna Carta

14 February 2019
VU Polytechnic staff have been involved in a 12-month project of national significance conserving Australia’s copy of the Magna Carta.

Free TAFE courses start at VU Polytechnic

04 February 2019
Free TAFE courses have officially started at Victoria University Polytechnic, opening a new door of opportunity for students to train across a wide range of growth industries.