Victoria University (VU) provides both higher education and Technical and Further Education (TAFE) courses to the Melbourne area of Victoria, Australia. It was initially founded in 1916 and called Footscray Technical School. A number of mergers followed, with Victoria University of Technology being established in 1990 and a subsequent name change to Victoria University in 2005. In 2016, the University will have been running for 25 years and 100 years as an educational facility.
Around 48,000 students enrol at Victoria University each year. Students study across 11 campuses. These include City Flinders, City Flinders Lane, City King, City Queen, Footscray Nicholson, Footscray Park, Melton, St Albans, Sunshine, VU Sydney, Werribee and VU at MetroWest.
Open Colleges is not affiliated with Victoria University. This page is an information page only.
Open Colleges has a partnership with North Coast TAFE to deliver a series of TAFE courses in an online format.
If you do not wish to study on campus, or if you are located in an area with limited or no access to TAFE courses, you may wish to consider online study. With Open Colleges’ unique model – you can study a select number of TAFE courses with Open Colleges’ trademark learning benefits:
For more information on how the TAFE/Open Colleges partnership works, and to find a list of TAFE courses on offer, head to this page.
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