Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT)

The Canberra Institute of Technology is a large multi-campus provider of a wide range of vocational education and training programs. CIT offers over 300 programs at different levels through five campuses across Canberra.

CIT Award programs are endorsed by industry and accredited by the CIT Advisory Council under delegation from the ACT Accreditation and Registration Council.

Studying at CIT is different from the school or university systems. Unlike universities, which offer a more general and theory-based education, CIT focuses on teaching the skills and knowledge for jobs. CIT aims to provide quality programs and services, relevant curricula and modern facilities.

CIT programs cater for full or part-time students as well as people in either full-time or part-time employment. Some courses can be studied online or at an individual pace via one of the flexible Learning Centres. CIT classes are small, the average size being 20 students.

Courses are run only if there are enough students and resources. Each course has its own entry requirements. Selection criteria and/or selection processes apply to many high demand programs.

CIT offers traineeship programs which are advertised in local newspapers. Student loans and FEE-HELP loans are available for eligible programs where students meet the requirements.

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Transfering your previous study credits

CIT has arrangements with ACT colleges and NSW high schools, as well as some private providers and universities. If students have work/ life experience or formal study they can apply for Skills Recognition. Noting though, CIT only recognises qualifications from other Registered Training Organisations (RTO) which are under 5 years old for credit transfer. Qualifications from universities, overseas and RTO qualifications greater than 5 years may still be used in conjunction with any application for recognition of work/life experience.
CIT Bruce 35 Vowels Crescent BRUCE ACT 2617
CIT Fyshwick 81 Mildura Street FYSHWICK ACT 2609
CIT Gungahlin 25 Gozzard Street GUNGAHLIN ACT 2912
CIT Reid 37 Constitution Avenue REID ACT 2612
CIT Solutions Vowels Crescent BRUCE ACT 2617
CIT Tuggeranong 205 Anketell Street TUGGERANONG ACT 2900
CIT Woden 160 Ainsworth Street PHILLIP ACT 2606

2017 Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT) Scholarships

The scholarships listed below have been sourced from Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT) for 2017.
Please select one of the drop down options to see the available scholarships.

Description The ACT Government Fee Assistance provides financial support for CIT students experiencing financial hardship.
Eligibility Applicants must: be Australian or New Zealand citizens or Australian permanent residents; be undertaking study at CIT; demonstrate commitment to studies; and meet the income threshold.
Annual amount
Application closing date
Support types Equity Scholarship,
Level of study Undergraduate,
Gender Co-Ed
Frequency of offer Multiple/year
Length of support , 6 months
Field of study
  • Accounting
  • Agriculture & Natural Resources
  • Architecture
  • Psychology
  • Built Environment
  • Business & Management
  • Communications
  • Computing & Information Technology
  • Creative Arts
  • Dental Studies
  • Economics
  • Education & Training
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Environmental Studies
  • Food & Hospitality
  • General Education & Employment Skills
  • Health Services & Support
  • Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Language & Literature
  • Law
  • Legal Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Personal Services
  • Pharmacy
  • Rehabilitation
  • Sciences
  • Social Work
  • Sport, Leisure & Recreation
  • Surveying
  • Tourism
  • Veterinary Studies & Animal Care
  • Welfare & Community Services
  • ELICOS course
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