About the Conference


The third annual Victorian Postgraduate Criminology Conference (VPCC) will be held on the 22nd of June 2018 at RMIT University in Melbourne’s CBD.

The VPCC will feature student papers, a professional development panel, and a keynote address.

In the evening following the conference, the VPCC will also host a public panel event on the topic of “Domestic Violence, Police Accountability, and Women's Criminalisation”. For more details, see here.

Attendance is free, and we welcome students at all levels.

Student Papers

Abstract Submissions have closed.

We'll be hosting papers from Honours, Masters, and PhD students from all tertiary institutions in the fields of criminology, legal studies, and related disciplines. Our aim is to give students the chance to present their work, at whatever stage, and receive feedback from their peers.


Register to Attend

Registration is now open. Please register for a ticket to secure your place at the conference and reserve catering. Please email the organisers with any dietary requirements as soon as possible.