New University Partnership with Torrens University Australia
We are excited to announce a new partnership with Torrens University Australia to sit alongside our other already established University agreements across Australia.
Under this new partnership with Torrens University Australia, all of AFL SportsReady students, staff and alumni who have completed a Certificate III (along with Year 12), Cert IV or Diploma through AFL SportsReady are guaranteed access to over 30 bachelor degrees at Torrens University. Additionally, all eligible AFL SportsReady students, staff and alumni will receive a 20% Pathway Scholarship to assist with their university fees while undertaking their bachelor degree.
The key features of this partnership are:
• All graduating AFL SportsReady Certificate III, IV & Diploma students will be able to enrol in one of Torrens University’s 32 different bachelor degrees across: Arts, Design, Technology, Health, Business, & Hospitality – Cert III graduates must also have attained a Year 12 certificate.
• All eligible AFL SportsReady Diploma students who graduate will get credits towards Business degrees.
• All eligible AFL SportsReady students and former students who transition to Torrens University will also receive a 20% Pathway Scholarship.
• All eligible AFL SportsReady Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students will receive an upfront $500 Commencement Scholarship in addition to the 20% Pathway Scholarship.
James Montgomery, CEO of AFL SportsReady believes this partnership strengthens our offering to students by providing a great platform for them to develop their future.
“This partnership has significant additional benefits to AFL SportsReady and our students, and with the national footprint of the University and similar values I believe it is a great fit. We have had great success with our existing university pathways, and they show the value of hands on vocational experience as a pathway to further study at University.”
Torrens University’s Chief Commercial Officer, Jerome Casteigt also heralds the new relationship.
“Torrens University is thrilled by the opportunity to build a strong relationship with AFL SportsReady. The partnership will provide students of AFL SportsReady an opportunity to pursue a pathway into a wide variety of flexible courses that align with their career aspirations.”
To view our university pathways program and our partners across Australia, please click here