Canberra Institute of Technology

Canberra Institute of Technology

About Canberra Institute of Technology

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Canberra Institute of Technology
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Australian Capital Territory  2601
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Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT) is Canberra’s TAFE, with an impressive 90 year history providing technical and further education in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) and surrounding area. Today, it trains around 20,000 students each year, touching more lives post- secondary school than any other tertiary education institution in the ACT.

We offer small class sizes, world-class facilities, practical hands-on experience, industry placement opportunities and study pathways to university.

Offering apprenticeships and certificate level training through to Diplomas, Bachelor degrees and Graduate Certificates, CIT offers the full gamut of the tertiary experience and can help you identify a training pathway to help you reach your goals, whether you are new to study or already hold qualifications.

As a CIT student, you will have opportunity to:

to suit your lifestyle and experience, with lots of support along the way to help you succeed.

Don't learn what you already know - apply for our Skills Recognition program, which could reduce your study time.

through a range of scholarships and support for a range of life circumstances.

All our courses have a strong focus on giving you the practical skills and experience you need for success.

CIT has helped thousands of students change their lives for the better and achieve more than they thought they could.

We have five Canberra based locations, set in beautiful, leafy surrounds, and located on major public transport routes. Our campuses are home to world-class libraries, information technology resources and sporting and recreational facilities. There are also plenty of places to enjoy the social side to being a student.

Our campuses are designed to enhance a supportive learning environment. You will find teachers and students working and studying alongside each other. You can also enjoy the benefits of having commercial services across some of our campuses. These range from discounted hair and beauty treatments, or reasonably-priced meals prepared by students at our own restaurant and café.

We offer courses in:

  • Art, Design & Multimedia
  • Building & Construction
  • Business & Accounting
  • English & Study Preparation
  • Hair & Beauty
  • Health & Community Services
  • Hospitality, Tourism & Events
  • Information Technology
  • CIT Cloud Campus – Online Learning


Take your study or career goals to the next level, get job-ready with CIT.

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