Whether you are a family with school-aged students, are looking to study and university or TAFE, or are a teacher looking for your next career move, Bathurst has you covered with over 55 educational institutions which make this city a regional education hub.
Charles Sturt University (CSU) Bathurst Campus
Charles Sturt University is a leading educational institution in regional Australia, with the Bathurst Campus being the headquarters of the University. CSU offers degrees across a broad range of fields.
Students can choose between catered and self-catered accommodation options on campus with over 1,100 beds available on site. Bathurst also has rental student accommodation available privately or managed through one of the city’s real estate agents.
TAFE NSW's Bathurst College is a major centre for access and general education and trade programs as well as courses in business, hospitality, information technology and management. The college specialises in bricklaying, children's services, communication and media, design, digital media, fitness, human resources management, refrigeration and air conditioning and welfare courses, with some at diploma level.
University of the Third Age (U3A)
The Bathurst U3A is a part of the University of the Third Age movement which arranges courses in which people over 50 can use their leisure time to learn and teach together. All U3As are volunteer groups, autonomous from one another, and run by an elected committee of local members.
Australian Massage and Beauty Institute (AMBI)
Offering nationally accredited education and training for the Australian beauty industry. From short courses to diplomas in a range of disciplines including nail technology, beauty therapy, remedial massage and salon management. The teachers at AMBI are passionate about passing on their extensive knowledge to maximise the future potential of their students.