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About Victoria University

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Year of establishment1916
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Also Known AsVU
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Total International Students14000
UG/PG Course Ratio1.70
Scholarships9
Accommodation expenses11515 AUD for 2 sharing (UG),12740 AUD for 2 sharing (PG)
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Q:   Why should I choose to study at Victoria University?

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VU provides multiple ways to achieve a world-class education and an exciting career. While studying at Victoria University, students can benefit from work placements with industry partners. The university offers employability programs that prepare students for work after graduation.
 

Q:   Why do international students choose Victoria University?

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Victoria University offers numerous world-class courses to international students. Some of the study areas at VU include Business, Engineering & Science, Computers & IT, Arts & Humanities, Health & Biomedicine, etc. Apart from this, Victoria University Australia is ranked in the top 3% of universities worldwide  (THE). 

Also Read: Top Ranked Global Universities for international students

 

Victoria University Scholarships 2024

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Q:   Does Victoria University give scholarships to international students?

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Yes, Victoria University offers scholarship opportunities to international students. The university offers VU International Scholarship: This scholarship supports new international students who wish to start their higher education diploma, undergraduate or postgraduate (coursework) studies in 2023. Students are automatically assessed for this scholarship after the submission of their application for an eligible course. Read: Popular Scholarships for International Students in Australia.

 

Victoria University Admission Dates 2024

  • Application fees :AUD 75
  • Type of deadline :Depends on course
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Q:   How to apply to Victoria University as an international student?

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In order to apply online at Victoria University, find a course in which admission has to be taken, then check the entry requirements, and lastly, register to apply. Once the application is complete, the applicants can check their application status, respond to admission officer's comments, upload additional information (if required), and accept the offer.
 

Q:   What is the acceptance rate for Victoria University for international students?

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According to various unofficial sources,  Victoria University acceptance rate is 64%. This means that the university is moderately competitive when it comes to admissions. So, to take admission to Victoria University Australia, students must meet all the academic entry requirements and submit the application and documents within the application period.

 

Q:   How much time does it take to get an offer letter from Victoria University?

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Once the application has been sent to Victoria University Australia, the applicants are going to receive an email confirming that the university has received the same. Generally, the processing time for most of the applications is within two to three weeks. However, some applications including research and those involving credit for prior learning may take up to six to eight weeks to process.

  • If the applicants receive an offer letter, it means that they have met the entry requirements and have been offered a place to study at Victoria University Australia
  • Next, if the applicants are successful with their application to VU, then they are going to receive an international student offer and acceptance form
  • Then, they are required to accept their place at VU. Once the applicants have accepted their place at VU, they will further receive a Confirmation of Enrolment (COE)
 

Victoria University Fees, Duration & Eligibility 2024

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Courses1st Year Tuition FeesDuration & Eligibility
BBA(13 courses)
INR 15 L - 17 L
Duration3-4 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6 & Above, TOEFL: 67 & Above, PTE: 50 & Above
PG Diploma(9 courses)
INR 13 L - 17 L
Duration1 year
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 - 7
MBA/PGDM(9 courses)
INR 17 L - 21 L
Duration18 months-2 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above, TOEFL: 79 & Above, PTE: 58 & Above
B.Sc.(12 courses)
INR 15 L - 20 L
Duration1 year-4 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6 - 7, TOEFL: 67 & Above, PTE: 50 & Above
MIM(8 courses)
INR 17 L - 21 L
Duration18 months-2 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above, TOEFL: 79 & Above, PTE: 58 & Above
MS(3 courses)
INR 17 L - 18 L
Duration18 months-2 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 - 7, TOEFL: 79 & Above, PTE: 58 & Above
BSN(3 courses)
INR 17 L - 18 L
Duration3-4 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6 - 7, TOEFL: 94 & Above, PTE: 65 & Above
B.A.(15 courses)
INR 13 L - 17 L
Duration3-4 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6 - 7, TOEFL: 67 & Above, PTE: 50 & Above
PG Certificate(8 courses)
INR 7 L - 9 L
Duration6 months
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above
UG Diploma(10 courses)
INR 7 L - 15 L
Duration1 year-2 years
Exam AcceptedIELTS: 5.5 - 7, TOEFL: 55 & Above, PTE: 42 & Above
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Q:   What is the PTE requirement for Victoria University?

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Victoria University PTE requirement varies as per the course levels. PTE score required for Victoria University’s bachelor’s degrees, graduate certificates & graduate diplomas, master’s degrees and research programs can be checked from the table given below:

Degrees

Required PTE Score

Bachelor Degrees

Overall score of 50-57, no section score less than 50

Graduate Certificates & Graduate Diplomas

Overall score of 58-64, no section score less than 50

Masters Degrees

Overall score of 58-64, no section score less than 50

Research Programs

Overall score of 58-64, no section score less than 50

 

Q:   What are Victoria University admission requirements?

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Students who are willing to take admission must meet Victoria University requirements given below. Given below are the academic requirements but, to take admission students are required to meet English language proficiency requirements as well.

  • Bachelor Degrees: For admission to Victoria University undergraduate courses, students must have completed a secondary school qualification equivalent to an Australian Year 12 certificate
  • Graduate Certificates & Graduate Diplomas: To take admission into these programs, students must have completed an undergraduate qualification that is comparable to an Australian bachelor’s degree
  • Masters Degrees: For admission to Masters degrees, students must have completed an undergraduate qualification that can be compared to an Australian Bachelor degree, honors degree or graduate diploma
  • Research Programs: Entry into a research programme of Victoria University Australia requires students to have an honors degree or a master’s degree by coursework with a research component or an equivalent qualification from an approved university

Read: Requirements to Study in Australia 

 

Q:   What are the requirements of IELTS at Victoria University?

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 Applicants seeking admission to our underdraduate, postgraduate, and reasearch programs are required to meet specific English Language Proficiency standards. Minimum IELTS score of 6.5 is typically required with no band score flling below 6.0. These score requirments ensure that students have a solid command of the English Language in listening, speaking, reading and writing. Meeting these requirments are essential to demonstrate thye ability to understand and communicate effectively in an academic setting, Below are the IELTS requirments for Victoria University:

Level of StudyRequired IELTS score
UndergraduateOverall score of 6.5, no band less than 6.0
Postgraduate Overall score of 6.5, no band less than 6.0
Reasearch programs Overall score of 6.5, no band less than 6.0
 

Victoria University Placements

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Q:   What is the average package for MBA at Victoria University Australia?

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According to Emolument, the sample salary for an MBA degree for 2023 at Victoria University Australia is $91,000. With the MBA (Global) degree of Victoria University, students can aim for middle to senior management roles. According to QS Top MBA.com, Labor Market Insights, MBA graduates’ various common roles show steady growth such as Financial Manager, Human Resources Manager / Director, Management Consultant, Sales and Marketing Manager, Policy Analyst (Global), etc.

 

Victoria University Rankings 2024

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#401-500
Business EconomicsC++
#301-400
Computer Science EngineeringC++
#251-300
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Q:   What rank is Victoria University?

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According to U.S. News & World Report, Victoria University ranks at #649 in the best global universities category. But, in 2022, the university ranked at #600th position in the global universities category. Indicators considered by U.S. News & World Report to rank the universities are global research reputation, regional research reputation, publications, conferences, total citations, etc. In the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings, Victoria University ranks at #501-600 position and in 2022, it was placed at #401-500 position. Though the university's position declined in 2023, it is still one of the top universities in the world to study.
 

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Q:   What are the visa requirements for studying in Australia?

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A student visa to Australia (subclass 500) with a base application charge will cost you AUD 650 (INR 35,187). The Australian student visa processing may take up to 124 days, therefore international students are advised to apply for the visa at the earliest. Documents required for a student visa for Australia are:

  • Valid passport
  • Non-immigration visa application
  • Application fee payment receipt
  • Confirmation of Enrollment Form
  • An acceptance letter from your host university
  • Overseas health insurance receipt
  • Transcripts
  • English language test scores

  • Statement of purpose

  • Evidence of financial capacity

*AUD/INR = 54.13

 

Q:   What are the entry requirements to study MBA in Australia?

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International students are required to meet the admission requirements to study MBA in Australia. We have mentioned below the general entry requirements for students to study MBA at Australian universities:

·      Undergraduate degree: A relevant bachelor’s degree with a minimum score of 50% is required in most universities to study MBA in Australia.

·      English language proficiency requirements: Submit the score of English language proficiency test. Universities in Australia accepts the test scores of IELTS or TOEFL or PTE before taking admission into MBA in Australia.

·      A GMAT / GRE score: To gain admission into an MBA in Australia, students must have a GMAT or GRE score.

Work experience: Students must have at least 3 years of work experience in order to study MBA in Australia.

 

Q:   Which cities in Australia are good for international students?

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Australia is one of the most popular destinations for higher education among international students and is home to lot of cities that rank among the top student cities, as per the QS Best Student Cities Rankings 2024. Melbourne and Sydney are two of the best locations for overseas candidates, with the rank #4 and #7 respectively. Apart from this, Brisbane, Adelaide, Canberra, Perth and Gold Coast are some of the best cities to live/stay in.

City Name

QS Best Student City Rankings

Melbourne

#4

Sydney

#7

Brisbane

#22

Adelaide

#26

Canberra

#30

Perth

#34

Gold Coast

#87

 

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Q:   Is Victoria University good for international students?

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Victoria University has been ranked in the top 3% of universities worldwide (THE). It has 100-plus years of experience in the education sector and an innovative and successful new teaching model. Also, Victoria University rankings - both Australian and International indicate the university's focus on practical learning, career readiness, inclusion, opportunity, and excellence.
 

Q:   How many students does Victoria University have?

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VU is one of the largest and most culturally diverse institutions in Australia.Over 14,000 international students are enrolled at Victoria University, with 7,400 studying with 11 overseas partner universities.
 

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Q:   What is Victoria University known for?

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Victoria University is the No. 1 university in Australia when it comes to employability (QILT Employability Satisfaction Survey 2020), and rank in the top 3% of universities, overall, worldwide in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2023. Every year, the university receives international and local recognition for its teaching and research. Besides this, Victoria University is one of the six universities in Australia that provide courses in both higher education and TAFE.
 

Q:   Is Victoria University public or private?

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Victoria University is one of the top public universities based in Melbourne, Australia. It is one of the 39 public universities in Australia. Graduates can be assured of their qualification from Victoria University as the qualification is being awarded from a university operating in a world-class operating system.
 
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