Footscray City College

Footscray City College

Footscray City College Information

  • Address: Kinnear Street, Footscray, Victoria 3011
  • Distance from Melbourne: 7 km
  • Principal: Maria Bawden
  • Number of students: 950
  • Number of international students: 60
  • Gender: Co-ed
  • Dress: No uniform
  • VCE Results
  • VCE completion : 97%
  • University offers : 36%
  • TAFE/VET offers : 43%

Footscray City College is an international-focused college close to the centre of Melbourne and adjacent to Victoria University, attracting students from Germany, Vietnam, Columbia, China, Thailand, Japan, Korea and Hong Kong. Our academic program is complemented by multimedia music, dance and outdoor education subjects. An experienced staff ensures a ESL program.

The welfare and academic success of students is closely monitored by the International Student Coordinator with support from a student welfare coordinator and careers advisor.    


Languages taught

  • Spanish
  • Japanese
  • Italian



Intensive English Language provided

  • On-site



Special programs

  • Physical education programs in conjunction with Victoria University  
  • Outdoor education program
  • Media studies
  • Hospitality studies
  • Accelerated Learning Program
  • After-school program including homework support
  • English conversation classes and a tutor group system



Popular sports

  • Badminton
  • Soccer
  • Hockey
  • Basketball
  • Rowing



Special facilities

  • Access to Victoria University library and heated swimming pool
  • Science laboratories
  • Multimedia complex
  • Film and television studio
  • Mathematics task centre
  • Professional kitchen
  • Library and audio-visual centre
  • Performing arts theatre and cinema
  • Art and photography studios
  • Horticultural complex


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