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Information for Indigenous Australians
The Jumbunna Institute for Indigenous Education and Research supports the academic, social, cultural and emotional well being of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students at UTS. Our vision is to create a place where all Indigenous Australians can access education and be supported to succeed.
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Our students are the heart of Jumbunna. When you study with us, you’ll become part of the Jumbunna family. Our team will support you through every step of your UTS journey, from application to graduation.

There are many pathways for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to study at UTS. We're here to help you find one that's right for you.

Discover more about the support services and dynamic facilities available to UTS Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students.

Indigenous students at UTS

Galuwa Experience

Galuwa Experience is a fantastic chance for young Indigenous high school students to discover the opportunities a degree in engineering or IT can provide.
Exploring new ideas while building cars from mouse traps

Nanga Mai

Nanga Mai means 'to dream' in Gadigal, and that's what we want Indigenous students to do, get a taste of what uni is like, and dream big about their future.
Jumbunna Pathways Program
Jumbunna Direct Entry

Entry to UTS for Indigenous Australians

At Jumbunna, an ATAR isn’t the be all and end all. Whether you're a current school leaver or mature aged, all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people can apply for Jumbunna Pathways Program at UTS.
Jumbunna Unistart

An alternative pathway to UTS

Unistart is a program designed for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to explore academic life with a view to gaining entry into a university degree. Unistart will ease you into campus life and give you a realistic taste of what uni is all about.
Would you like to study at UTS in 2018?

Applications are now open for the Jumbunna Pathways program.

Apply online via the Jumbunna Pathways Application Form. Applications close 1 October 2017.

Jumbunna Research

Jumbunna Research - Strengthening Indigneous Communities aims to produce the highest quality research on Indigenous legal and policy issues and to develop highly skilled Indigenous researchers.

To find out more visit our research strength.

Our Indigenous commitment

At Jumbunna, we are committed to raising the status of Indigenous people at UTS and driving UTS’s commitment to Indigenous issues, education and employment outcomes.

UTS and Jumbunna recognise the Gadigal people of the Eora nation as the Traditional Owners and holders of knowledge of the places where our campus stands. We acknowledge elders both past and present and recognise the contribution that Indigenous people make to the academic and cultural life of the university.

Contact Jumbunna

Contact Jumbunna staff to talk about courses, support needs, scholarships, research opportunities or anything else about life at UTS.

We are located on Level 6 of the Tower Building. 

Our office hours are 9.00am-5.00pm, Monday to Friday.

Call us on 1800 064 312 or email atsirecruitment@uts.edu.au

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