About Great Southern Institute of Technology
Great Southern Institute of Technology is an award winning training Institute which offers a large range of study options for local and international students. At our modern and well equipped campuses in Albany, Denmark, Mt Barker and Katanning, we deliver programs from Certificate to Advanced Diploma level with skilled, supportive staff assisting you to meet your training and career objectives.
The Institute’s main campus is located in Albany in the south of Western Australia, a thriving port city and administrative hub for the region. As Western Australia’s first European settlement, Albany has an abundance of attractions, activities and history. With its spectacular coastline, mountains and rivers, and vibrant community, people are drawn to the city to experience all it has to offer. You can visit our world class surfing beaches, climb mountains, or join the locals for a coffee and chat. Our smaller campuses also provide the opportunity to combine study and regional living in the beautiful southern part of Western Australia.
Industry Related Training
Many of our courses include work based training or practicum placements, providing the opportunity for real-life experience, to complement classroom based training. Great Southern Institute has extensive links with local businesses and industry, so that you not only gain work based skills, but are able to network with local businesses and organisations.
We offer over 350 nationally accredited courses, with programs offered to international students in the following disciplines:
- Art, Design & Media
- Business & Management
- Commerce & Accounting
- Health & Community Services
- Marine Studies
- Conservation & Land Management
Support for International Students
As a regional Institute, we value the diversity that you, as an international student, bring to the Institute and our community. In return, we offer smaller classes, supportive staff and an opportunity to immerse yourself in a friendly and safe community.
Services and support include:
- Academic study support
- Personal/social support
- Employment advice and support
- Accommodation referral service