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By THINK Education 23rd November 2015

Introducing Torrens University Australia

about torrens university

Torrens University is Australia is Think Education's sister school. An international university, committed to providing relevant and transformational education and producing research which answers society’s pressing questions. As Australia’s first new university in more than 20 years, Torrens University brings a careers-focused and global perspective to Australian higher education. Home to over 19,000 students from 115 different countries. This alignment is reinforced by the shared vision, ‘We champion the power of people to connect the world for good’, which underpins both Think Education and Torrens University Australia.

Think Education is made up of eight iconic colleges across three faculties; health, hospitality and design, in contrast to Torrens, a modern and innovative education provider established in 2013 that now has partnerships and associations with five prestigious schools with rich histories.

Chifley Business School at Torrens University Australia

Established in 1989, Chifley is a business school by industry, for industry. One of the longest-running independent higher education institutions in Australia, the school delivers a raft of relevant and practical postgraduate business studies with strong connections to the business, engineering, mining and IT sectors.

The school is known for its prestige and its technology-focused Master of Business Administration (MBA). It is ranked among the Top 20 MBA Providers in Australia and Top 10 Value for Money by the Australian Financial Review’s MBA Boss ranking in 2011, 2013 and 2014. Created over 26 years ago, Chifley Business School has graduated over 10,000 leaders in the engineering, IT and project management sectors.

Real Madrid Graduate School

A collaboration between the world-famous Real Madrid Football Club and the internationally renowned Universidad Europea de Madrid. In an Australian first, graduates will receive an internationally recognised joint degree from both Torrens University and Real Madrid Graduate School (Universidad Europea). The MBA in Sports Management also allows students to spend two weeks abroad in Madrid in their final year.

Students studying this prestigious program gain access to sporting leaders from all over the globe, plus have the opportunity to connect with the student community world-wide.

Billy Blue College of Design

Creating stand-out and award-winning design professionals eager to make their mark on the world for more than 25 years, Billy Blue is renowned for its pioneering spirit and high employability rate across a variety of design disciplines, including branded fashion, communication design, digital media design and interior design. Courses are developed by some of the industry’s best designers and lecturers who work in leading agencies.

APM College of Business and Communication (APM)

APM was established over 25 years ago with a vision to transform students into highly employable marketing professionals. A flexible and careers-focussed approach to learning gives our graduates a head start on their careers. APM offers cutting-edge and industry-recognised bachelor degrees and vocational diplomas in business management, marketing, event management and public relations, with the opportunity to pathway into a Masters degree.

Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School

Since opening its doors in 1991, BMIHMS has developed hospitality degree courses based on the world famous Swiss Hotel Management School model, in which students live and study in a simulated hotel environment. This has made the school a leading provider in hospitality education, with recognition from numerous hotel industry awards, including the World Hospitality Awards, NSW Tourism Awards and Australian Tourism Awards. In 2011, the school was ranked the number-one international hospitality management school in Australasia.

Both Think Education and Torrens University Australia put the student at the centre of all that we do. With these partnerships we offer a multitude of opportunities for students to launch their careers in the industry of their choice, with access to a range of qualifications including diploma, degree, Masters and PhD, as well as a global network.