Why Choose Us?

Do you want to design a better world?

  1. Your learning experiences will place you at the leading edge of architecture and design and will push your creativity and innovative thinking.
  2. You’ll be studying somewhere different by coming to Tasmania and will find yourself in a place renowned for a thriving arts scene and rich architectural heritage.
  3. You’ll be joining a close-knit school with small class sizes that provide personal attention.
  4. Your classes will be held in the open and interactive environment of our award-winning building that provides a perfect setting for collaboration and creativity.
  5. You’ll learn from inspirational academic staff who are leaders in their fields with a reputation for innovative work in architecture and design.
  6. High quality research will feed into your learning experiences to ensure that you are working and thinking at the forefront of your discipline.
  7. Our state-of-the art workshop facilities will allow you to prototype your ideas in real materials.
  8. Our globally recognised learning-by-making program is practical and applied and will develop your creative and technical skills across all aspects of the built environment.
  9. You’ll gain authentic experiences from our real-life projects for community clients by working in multidisciplinary teams and collaborating with clients, consultants, and local authorities in the design and fabrication of small public buildings and spatial interventions.
  10. As a graduate you will stand out and be highly sought after around the globe as an innovative, ethically driven, sustainability-conscious and technically competent designer.

Why choose us?

Prof. Kirsten Orr
Head of School

We asked Jit why he chose to study at the School of Architecture & Design.