Education & Employment


From kindergartens, primary and secondary through to trades and cutting edge ICT, Ballarat offers a broad array of educational opportunities.  Ballarat is in a class of its own with some of the finest primary and secondary schools in Australia and several high-quality tertiary educational institutions.

The city boasts two Universities, a TAFE Institute, nine secondary schools (four government and five private) and over 50 primary schools to choose from.

Education FacilitiesTop of document.

Please visit the Community Directory for a list of education facilities.

School TermsTop of document.

Visit the Department of Education & Training for a list of upcoming school and kindergarten term dates.