SAE is the world's leading educator in creative media industries. Established in 1976, we now span the globe with 55 campuses in 28 countries. In Australia, SAE provides courses to more than 2500 students across 6 campuses in Brisbane, Byron Bay, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth. SAE offers government accredited courses including certificates, diplomas, and bachelor degrees. Our programs cover 6 specialist discipline streams: Animation Audio Design Film Games Web & Mobile At SAE we pride ourselves on delivering exceptional programs in world-class facilities. We ensure our students receive an outstanding education, internationally recognised qualifications, and industry-relevant skills. Our graduates really do have the competitive edge.
Campus Services and Facilities
- Adelaide Campus
SAE Adelaide is conveniently located on the fringe of the Adelaide CBD, just a short stroll to the Central Market and café precinct of Gouger Street. Our dedicated team at SAE Adelaide are personable, highly experienced and ready to help you kick-start your creative media career.
- A vibrant, boutique campus with a personal, friendly atmosphere
- Purpose-built recording studios and classrooms
- Outstanding professional development opportunities including WOMADelaide
- A talented and supportive student/staff community
- Brisbane Campus
SAE Brisbane campus is an architecturally designed and award-winning building conveniently located in the city’s West End. You will have access to state-of-the-art studios and equipment, a teaching and learning team committed to excellence in education, and specialist training.
- State-of-the-art 4-storey campus in cultural district
- Seven large digital and analog recording studios
- Premium industry consoles including the Neve Custom Series 75
- Industry standard Cyclorama film studio
- Large multi-purpose film studio
- Rooftop balcony with city views
- Byron Bay Campus
Located in one of Australia’s most popular beachside destinations, the Byron Bay campus boasts state-of-the-art facilities and a dedicated team of industry professionals who are passionate about helping you unleash your creative potential.
- 10 large digital and analog recording studios all with live spaces plus a dedicated mastering suite
- Flagship SSL Duality recording Studio 1 with two large live spaces and two isolation booths, 5.1 surround sound and an electronic music production (EMP) suite.
- Melbourne Campus
SAE Melbourne boasts state-of-the-art facilities and a teaching team with outstanding professional and educational expertise ready to help you become an industry-ready graduate.
- A large, well-resourced campus
- A supportive and welcoming staff and student community
- Collaborative work opportunities, experiences and events
- Outstanding professional development opportunities
- Perth Campus
SAE Perth is conveniently located within walking distance of the CBD, Swan River, great cafes, affordable accommodation and public transport. The campus has a welcoming student community and a staff of dedicated professionals committed to best-practice teaching and learning.
- Cultural hub location in Northbridge
- Diverse student community with a vibrant social campus culture
- A fun, dynamic and creative learning environment in architect designed facilities
- Sydney Campus
Centrally located, SAE Sydney is part of the city’s thriving and vibrant arts and cultural community. The campus boasts a large and diverse student community and a staff of dedicated, knowledgeable professionals committed to best-practice teaching and learning.
- One-on-one attention and collaborative learning opportunities
- Industry standard equipment and facilities
- Specialist master classes
- Links with Studios 301 (Australia’s premier recording facility)