Murdoch Institute of Technology is a registered private provider of Higher Education courses, located on Murdoch University's campus and provides courses designed to prepare students for direct entry into Murdoch University’s wide range of undergraduate courses.
The Institute is a member of the Alexander Education Group (AEG) that has specialised in providing educational services at a number of levels since 1989. AEG was instrumental in the joint initiative with Murdoch University to establish the prestigious secondary school, Murdoch College, on the Murdoch University campus in 2000. The expansion of this concept to include the Murdoch Institute of Technology means that the individual learning needs of a wide range of students can now be met on one campus.
Perth is a beautiful, clean city of 1.5 million people, located on the banks of the Swan River. It is surrounded by lovely parklands and magnificent ocean beaches. There is something for everyone, be it water sports such as surfing, swimming, scuba diving and fishing, or other sports such as soccer, basketball, badminton, and tennis, or just relaxing.
Perth is ranked by the *EIU as the 4th best city, out of 130 cities around the world, in which to live. *Economist Intelligence Unit Survey of 2004.
Students will find the people in this multi-cultural city both friendly and helpful to visitors from other countries. There is a wide range of restaurants and all types of food are readily available in supermarkets. Perth has a bustling night life with bars, cafes and clubs and many entertainment options such as movies, theatre, live comedy and music.
Consistent with the Murdoch University ethos of providing equity to all wishing to gain a tertiary education, it has collaborated with AEG to establish Murdoch Institute of Technology to deliver the Murdoch University Preparation Course (MUPC) and a range of Diplomas equivalent to 1st year university. Murdoch Institute of Technology is the latest addition to the group of institutions that make up the Alexander Education Group, which together are registered and accredited by the appropriate Government authorities to offer courses in the tertiary, secondary and vocational sectors of education.
With Murdoch Institute of Technology students can have variety of benefits, which includes:
- Guaranteed Entry to Murdoch University
- Highly supportive environment
- Highly qualified, dedicated teaching staff
- Multilingual and culturally aware staff
- More face-to-face teaching hours
- Smaller class sizes
- Flexible study options
- Based on Murdoch University Campus & access to the University’s facilities
- Trimester system means you can fast track your studies
- Recognition of your previous studies
Murdoch Institute of Technology is located on Murdoch University's South Street Campus, Australia’s largest university campus. The campus is set in a beautiful bush environment with ‘Bush Court’ being the central hub of activities.
Murdoch Institute of Technology has structured a series of Diploma courses:
Diploma of Commerce
Diploma of Information Technology
Diploma of Mass Communication
Diploma of Science
Advanced Diploma of Management
Murdoch Institute of Technology's location on Murdoch University campus has the distinct advantage of providing students with access to many specialized facilities such as:Library, Computing Laboratories, Recreational Facilities.