Federation University

The nation’s first regional, multi-sector university and the third oldest site of higher learning in Australia. Fed Uni offers access to higher education, TAFE, secondary schooling and research opportunities. With campuses in Ballarat, Berwick, Gippsland, the Wimmera and Brisbane, our programs are also delivered online and via a range of partner institutes across Australia and around the globe.

Fed Uni has an outstanding record for teacher quality and graduate employment, with

  • a five-star rating for Student Support, Social Equity and Skills Development (Australian Good Universities Guide); and
  • the highest rate of graduates in overall employment of any Victoria-based university and highest starting salary (QILT.edu.au)

Student Development and Employability team

This unit coordinates a suite of activities, resources and services designed to build students’ employability.

Student Development and Employability’s services are showcased on our website – www.federation.edu.au/studentcareerhub and include:

  • Industry experience opportunities – incl. Industry Placement Program
  • Career on-line resources
  • Career appointments – face-to-face, phone and Skype
  • Resume & Job Application Review
  • Career Workshops
  • Employer Events
  • On-line Jobs & Internships

Community and Employer Services and Programs

■ Target emails ■ On-campus interviews ■ Information sessions ■ Online “CareerHub” system to manage vacancies and event bookings ■ Industry Placement Program and Industry based projects and work experience opportunities ■ Faculty liaison

Equity Groups

The University supports all graduate recruitment for students in equity groups and is able to liaise with employers to facilitate their needs in this area.

Fields of Education

Accounting, Business Computing, Biomedical Science, Bio-Technology,  Business Administration, E-commerce, Economics, Education, Engineering (Civil, Environmental, Mechanical, Mechatronics, Mining), Commerce, Criminal Justice, Environmental Science, Exercise and Sports Science, Fine Arts, Food and Nutritional Science, Geology, Graphic Design & Multimedia, Health Science, Human Movement, Human Resource Management, Humanities, Information Technology, Management, Marketing, Metallurgy, Midwifery, Nursing, Occupational Health & Safety, Para-medicine, Performing Arts, Psychology, Science, Sport Management, Teaching, Tourism, Veterinary Bio-Science, Welfare.

Location and contact details

Mt Helen Campus (Ballarat)       University Drive Mt Helen VIC 3350

PO Box 663

Ballarat VIC 3353

Gippsland Campus (Churchill)    Northways Road Churchill VIC 3842

PO Box 3191 Gippsland Mail Centre VIC 3841

Wimmera Campus                        Baillie St Horsham VIC 3400

PO Box 300 Horsham VIC 3402

Berwick Campus                            100 Clyde Road Berwick VIC 3806

PO Box 663 Ballarat VIC 3353

Brisbane, Queensland                 Level 5-7, 333 Ann St, Brisbane QLD 4000

Telephone: 1800 FED UNI (1800 333 864)

Website: www.federation.edu.au

Email: studentcareerhub@federation.edu.au