More opportunities for local students and stronger industry and professional links are two of the priorities that have been highlighted by the University of Newcastle’s and Hunter TAFE’s blueprint for tertiary education in the Hunter and Central Coast.

Today, the region’s two largest education providers, came together to sign the Statementof Educational Intent, which is a commitment to collaborate to increase tertiary education opportunities through investment in programs, infrastructure and community engagement.

Professor McMillen said the University was delighted to build on its long and successful partnership with Hunter TAFE to strengthen the education opportunities available to Hunter and Central Coast communities.

Read our media release.