Following are some of the most popular design schools in Australia:

Monash University Faculty of Art & Design
Monash Art & Design ( is a creative faculty of the university. It is one of the few educational institutions in Australia that offers all major art and design studies within the one faculty. Areas of Study includes: Architecture, Ceramics, Drawing, Glass, Painting, Photomedia, Printmedia, Sculpture, Tapestry, Electronic Media Art, Metals & Jewellery, Multimedia & Digital Arts, Industrial Design, Interior Architecture, Theory of Art & Design, Visual Communication, and Visual & Media Arts.

Australian Academy of Design
Australian Academy of Design ( is a government-approved degree-awarding educational institution. It offers government-accredited degree courses such as the Bachelor of Design Arts (Advertising), etc.

Raffles College of Design and Commerce (formerly KvB Institute of Technology)
Raffles ( specialises in design, visual communication and commerce courses in Sydney. Areas of study includes: art and design, animation, design management, digital media, fashion design, games design, graphic design, interior design, moving image, multimedia design, photography, etc. Students may choose to undertake the following majors for the Bachelor of Design degree:
  • Design Management
  • Fashion Design
  • Fashion Marketing
  • Graphic Design
  • Interior Design
  • Jewellery Design
  • Product Design
Shillington College
Shillington ( offers 3 month full-time and 1 year part-time graphic design courses in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, London and Manchester.

FBI Fashion College
FBI  Fashion College ( offers Fashion Business Courses and Fashion Design Courses.

UTS Faculty of Design, Architecture & Building (DAB)
University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) (
The faculty offers courses in Architecture, Construction, Property Economics, Design, Animation, Project Management, Planning, and Property Development.

Elizabeth Bence School of Fashion
The school offers a varied program of courses covering all aspects of fashion design, garment assembly, fashion illustration, sketching, figure movement and rendering.

* Popular Post: Best Design Schools
Michelle - June 27, 2009 at 4:26 AM

Does shillington college provide certificates? What's the cost of living in Manchester?

Anonymous - June 27, 2009 at 5:19 AM

Shillington offers the Certificate IV in Computer Graphic Design, this full-time or part-time course is accredited by VETAB. The total annual expenditure in Manchester is about £7000 covering accommodation (£3500), Meals (£1500), Transport (£500) and other general living expenses (£1500).

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