“Enabling student achievement & success for a better world“
VU Academy was established by Victoria University to provide opportunities for its students to take action and to lead in activities and projects that have positive social or environmental impact.
VU Academy is the home of Enactus VU
Victoria University believes in providing an educational experience that prepares students for life. Through the Academy, students can demonstrate their capacity to achieve and to make an impact through real world projects. Through these projects, students will develop leadership, entrepreneurship and 21st Century skills. The Academy is a place for students to explore and create ideas that can make the world a better place.
The VU Academy is for students who have a desire to succeed, a passion to make a difference and a commitment and capability to take on challenges for the benefit of others and for greater good. Academy projects are developed, planned and lead by students.
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“To enable progress through entrepreneurial action.”
Enactus is an international not-for-profit organisation dedicated to inspiring students to improve the world through entrepreneurial action.
Businesses provide sponsorship and guidance to enable the student teams to undertake educational projects which empower people, by applying business and economic concepts and an entrepreneurial approach to improve their quality of life and standard of living.
Entrepreneurial—initiating business innovation with integrity and passion.
Action—the experience of social impact that sparks social enterprise.
Us—student, academic and business leaders collaborating to create a better world.
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