Ballarat Tech School

Federation University Australia, SMB Campus, 136 Albert St Ballarat Central 3550

Tech Schools

  • Start

  • Planning

  • Design

  • Construction

  • Finish

    Q1 2018

The above dates are forecast only and subject to change.

About the project

Ballarat Tech School officially opened in Term 1, 2018 and provides secondary school students access to programs using the latest technology to solve real-world problems faced by industry.

Visit Ballarat Tech School for more information. Secondary school students from the Ballarat area have access to cutting-edge learning at the Ballarat Tech School, hosted by Federation University Australia.

The Tech School is a high-tech learning environment. Its innovative education programs link with local industry to deliver real world learning. Students from 15 partner schools in Ballarat will access the Tech School throughout the year for specialised programs.

Ballarat Tech School emphasises the vital science, technology, engineering and mathematics skills needed for the 21st century. It enhances the programs schools provide, and helps prepare students for the jobs of the future.


$128 million has been allocated to the Tech Schools initiative for the construction and establishment of 10 Tech Schools across the state, with further ongoing funding to support operation.

Funding type

  • Tech Schools