Parramatta welcomes students
From education and research to world-leading innovation, Parramatta is in the heart of it all. It’s where students come to enhance their learning, friends catch up over a meal or celebratory toast and the ambience of live sport, music and culture inject an electricity into the air. With Parramatta at your fingertips, student life is everything you’ve imagined. And more.
Student life in Parramatta
When you call Parramatta home, nothing is ever far from reach.
Why do students love studying in Parramatta?
Don't just take our word for it, watch why students from University of New England and Swinburne University love studying in Parramatta so much!
Bridging the gap between student life and the workplace
We believe real-world experiences are the key to transitioning from study to work with ease. Our partnerships with local councils, NGOs, and local government agencies are designed to help connect students with these opportunities and give them the foundations for long-lasting success.
From degree-based projects and internships to volunteering opportunities, Parramatta is the perfect place for every industry, interest and career.
The doors are open at Parramatta – your gateway to excellence. With an Australian-first alliance of government and world-leading universities, what happens here will take you anywhere.
Educate AT Partner Alliance is for anything and everyone. The City of Parramatta works alongside Western Sydney University, University of NSW, University of New England, Swinburne University and Sydney University to bring you more than you imagined.
The City of Parramatta’s education and training sector is a $1.2 billion industry. It employed just under 12,000 workers in 2019-20. It has been one of the fastest growing industries in Parramatta for employment, growing by almost 70% over the last 10 years.
The City of Parramatta is set to become a global destination for educational excellence thanks to a new Australian-first alliance of government and top universities.