Raffles College of Design and Commerce, Sydney

College Overview

Raffles College of Design and Commerce, Sydney (RCDC Sydney) is a tertiary institution and higher education provider recognised by the Australian government. The school has a track record of grooming award-winning students. Course activities allow you to learn from a balance of theory and practical modules. And lessons sometimes extend beyond the classrooms when field trips and course-related competitions are involved. At RCDC Sydney, the international environment makes it easy for you to make friends with classmates who are Australian and many other nationalities.

Why Study @Raffles College of Design and Commerce, Sydney

three years degree fast-track

Bachelor’s Degree in Three Years

A fast-track to career success begins with an intensive education. With Raffles, you can gain an internationally-recognised degree in three years after graduating from high school. Please check with us for our accelerated programmes.
practice-based learning

Practice-based Learning

Hate textbooks? Our design and business courses are practice-based, so you spend more time perfecting your skills in simulated studio and corporate environments. This allows you to bring your ideas alive – whether you choose to study design or business in Australia.
industry projects and internships

Industry Projects and Internships

Enhance your employability by gaining real experience – and get paid too! Internships and projects are good ways for you to add industry-level works to your design portfolio and/or corporate résumé. This sharpens your skills and gives you more credibility to future employers. Many of our students have been offered jobs by their employers after their internships.
 
networking opportunities

Networking Opportunities

Habits are contagious. When you study abroad in Australia, you will be exposed to learning from the best people of your chosen field for maximum professional growth. The Raffles curriculum is guided by professional international lecturers with years of experience. You can also meet industry professionals through guest lectures, field trips, and career placements.
multiple study destination

Multiple Study Destinations Available

With 100% transferable credits, you can study in participating private universities and colleges within our network that provides your selected course. Study in Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia and many more countries for a truly multi-national education. Check with our education consultants for more information.
exclusive private education

Exclusive Private Education in Australia

Class sizes are limited to around 15-20 students. This allows lecturers to understand your problems and give detailed and constructive advice. With this environment, you can also make friends easily. Several of our students have collaborated with each other to create their own labels after graduation.
 
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International Culture

More than 50% of our students are from overseas. If making friends from around the world is your idea of a fun college life, you can find it at Raffles. Refresh your perspectives. Talk to them and swap stories of your motivations and inspirations.
 

Master of Commerce / Master of Design

Certification Postgraduate Degree
Duration 1 year
Awarded by Raffles College Pte Ltd, Sydney
(trading as Raffles College of Design and Commerce)
Intake February, July
Business Courses Design Management
Finance
  Hospitality
  Management
  Marketing
  Tourism
 
Design Courses Digital Media Design
Fashion Design
Graphic Design
Interior Design
Entry Requirement

Bachelor of Accountancy / Bachelor of Arts (Visual Communication) /
Bachelor of Commerce / Bachelor of Design

Certification Undergraduate Degree
Duration 2 + 1 years
Awarded by Raffles College Pte Ltd, Sydney
(trading as Raffles College of Design and Commerce)
Intake February, April, July, October
Business Courses Design Management
Finance
  Hospitality
Management
Marketing
  Tourism
 
Design Courses Animation
Fashion Design
Fashion Marketing
Games Design
Graphic Design
Interior Design
Multimedia Design
New Media & Digital Film
Photography
Entry Requirement

Associate Degree

Certification Associate Degree
Duration 2 years
Awarded by Raffles College Pte Ltd, Sydney
(trading as Raffles College of Design and Commerce)
Intake February, April, July, October
Business Courses Design Management
Finance
  Hospitality
  Management
  Marketing
  Tourism
 
Design Courses Animation
Fashion Design
Fashion Marketing
Games Design
Graphic Design
Interior Design
Multimedia Design
New Media & Digital Film
Photography
Entry Requirement
 

Why Sydney

  • 5th most liveable city in the world (Economic Intelligence Unit (EIU) Liveability index).
  • Popular study destination around the world – around 55,000 international students travel to Australia for further studies yearly.
  • Vibrant alternative design scene with art galleries, fashion shows and theatres for plays, concerts, and musicals.
  • Work-life balance.
  • Learn about eco-friendly living with Sydney’s green initiatives.

Cost of Living*

Accommodation AU$1400-2500
Transportation AU$70-160
Dining AU$720-1000
Phone Bill AU$30-79
Total AU$2220-3739
*Estimated cost

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