federation university

Schools & 
Departments @Federation university

Federation University is based in Ballarat, VIC,  providing tertiary level and vocational education. Federation University Australia came into being, after the University of Ballarat merged with Monash University, Gippsland campus in 2013. Enrollment is approximately at 23,000 students consisting of 14,000 higher education students and 12,000 TAFE students. The list below is not complete,  a snapshot view of courses at undergraduate Bachelor, Master, Ph.D, Doctorate level courses is provided.

UB’s twelve schools are administered by the Schools and Programs Portfolio covering both higher education and TAFE programs. UBTec, technical education center  for Years 11 and 12, is administered by DVC Terry Lloyd. 

Applied Sciences

  • National Centre for Sustainability
  • Food and Allied Sciences
  • Primary Industries
  • Health Sciences
  • Victorian Farm Safety Centre

Arts Academy

  • Behavioral & Social Sciences & Humanities
  • Business


Business Services

  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Leadership and Management
  • Applied Degrees
  • Information Technology


Human Movement & Sport Sciences

Human Services

  • Humanities and Further Education
  • Community Services
  • Children’s Services
  • Student Learning Support Centers

Information Technology & Mathematical Sciences

Manufacturing Services

  • Engineering & Automotive
  • Steelhaven Skills Centre
  • Building and Construction
  • Specialist Centre for Building, Construction & Design
  • Nursing programs for nurses, midwives and other health professionals.

Science & Engineering

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Environmental Management
  • Metallurgy
  • Food Science and Technology (Including Brewing)
  • Biomedical Science
  • Geology
  • Engineering (Including Mining, Mechanical & Civil)
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • UB TEC – Technical Education Centre is an exciting option for senior secondary education in Ballarat