Curtin College is an Australian tertiary education provider located on the main campus of Curtin University in Perth, Western Australia. The college is the integrated pathway provider to Curtin University for local and international students, delivering pre-university and diploma programs that articulate students on to Year 2 of the Curtin bachelor's degree.
Curtin College is a registered training organization under the Training Accreditation Council (WA) to run the college's Certificate IV in Foundation Studies (NTIS code 51879). The college is also registered under the Department of Education Services WA (DESWA) to run its diploma programs.
Curtin College is registered as a Higher Education Provider approved by the Australian government's Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR). As guided by the Education Services for Overseas Students (ESOS) Act 2000, Curtin College is registered on the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students with CRICOS Provider Code 02042G. Its registered name is Colleges of Business and Technology (WA) Pty Ltd trading as Curtin College.
Location and facilities
Curtin College is located on Building 205 on the Curtin University campus. Curtin University is Western Australia's largest university with over 44,000 students, of which 8,495 study offshore (2009). The campus is located approximately 8 kilometres to the south of the centre of Perth, Western Australia's capital city.[Curtin College students have access to many of the facilities and services on campus, such as the full banking facilities, a chemist, a medical centre, a music store, copy and design centre, hairdressing salon, childcare facilities, a world-class art gallery John Curtin Gallery, gymnasium and fitness centre at the Curtin Stadium, which was officially opened in October 2009 by Curtin graduate and Para-Olympian Priya Cooper. Students can access a five-story library at the centre of The campus, and the Curtin Bookshop located in the John Curtin Centre on Building 200.
University Level Program
Curtin College offers university-level diploma programs in Commerce, Arts and Creative Industries, Built Environment including Architecture, Information Technology, Engineering, Health Sciences, Humanities, Actuarial Science, and Mathematical Sciences and Finance. The diploma is equivalent to Curtin University's Year 1 Degree Program. All students who successfully complete the Curtin College Diploma and who have met the minimum academic entry requirements are guaranteed entry and advanced standing into relevant undergraduate programs at Curtin University.
Business & Commerce
- Health Science
- Architecture & Construction
- Communication & Desigh & Arts
- Computer Science and It
- Postgraduate Program
- Graduate Certificate