How To Apply (Domestic Students)

Students wishing to apply for a place at VIT (Victorian Institute of Technology), can do the following:

1. Read the policies available in our Domestic Student Handbook.
2. Check course page for admissions criteria.
3. If you are a Domestic Student, apply now by filling in the application form below and returning it to VIT either by email (, post or in person.

Application Forms: Domestic Application Form (PDF)

4. You can also complete an online application form by clicking the link below.
Online Domestic Application Form (submit your application details along with supporting documents.)

Ensure that the application form has been fully completed and signed and all course entry requirement documents have been provided.

For Domestic Students’ Professional Development and Short Courses, these may include:  ID (Identification such as Birth Certificate, Passport, Driver’s Licence and/or Australian Citizen Certificate)

For Domestic Full Course Students these may include: ID and Academic Records

All applicants

Thank you for choosing to study at VIT. Once we have received your application, we will contact you within 24-48 hours to discuss the next steps you need to take and the documentation that is required to finalise your application.

Current Year 12 and VTAC applicants (Victoria only)

If you are a current Victorian Year 12 student looking to commence your studies in a February or March intake, you will need to lodge an application with VTAC. The VTAC application system allows you to list your selected VIT course as a preference. VTAC offers are issued December – February.

VTAC Website:

Non-Year 12 applicants can apply directly to VIT providing they have not commenced and/or intend to commence a VTAC application for the February or March intakes.

Credits and Recognition of Prior Learning

Students may be eligible to have their past studies and/or work experience count as a credit towards their VIT qualification. This means that the student applying for credit could be exempt from some of the units listed in the relevant course and be able to complete their qualification in a shorter period of time.

Fees and payment options

As part of the application process we will assist you in selecting and finalising your payment options, this can include FEE-HELP, upfront payment and/or payment plans. Details regarding payment options can be located at: Fees and Scholarships

Unique Student Identifier (USI)

Students enrolling into a certificate, diploma and/or advanced diploma will be required to have a USI number. A USI gives you access to your online USI account which will help keep all your training records together. A USI number is a government requirement and can be obtained free of charge at:

For more details please refer to How to Apply USI