The reputation of the city as a leading education centre was forged with the founding of Armidale Teachers College in 1928, and then 10 years later, the New England University College, a college of the University of Sydney. This was to become, in 1954, the University of New England, the first university outside an Australian capital city.
Get a glimpse into the future at the TAS STEM Academy Open Day. Saturday 7 September from 12:30pm. Designed for parents and kids aged 4–14, the Open Day will kick off at 12:30pm with a FREE BBQ and plenty of fun activities. F1 Formula 1 Building Challenge, Robotics, Virtual Reality, Coded Drones and so much more.... All Welcome!