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Our Fortitude Valley campus is perched on cliffs overlooking the Brisbane River and proudly houses Business, Health and Design and Technology faculties.

About this campus

At our Fortitude Valley campus, enjoy the latest digital learning technologies and collaborative classroom and project spaces, plus 24/7 access to computer labs. Our contemporary resort-style campus houses business hubs, allowing you to share knowledge and form connections while you study in Brisbane.

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Available at this campus location
  • Business 
  • Design & Creative Technology 
  • Health 
  • Hospitality 
  • English Language Centre
  • 24/7 access to computer lab and communal Apple desktops available
  • Learning Resource Centre (library) and Media Lab for equipment hire
  • Friendly Student Services support team on site
  • Collaborative learning spaces
  • State-of-the-art facilities including photography and sewing-machine labs
  • Located close to public transport

About this campus

At our Fortitude Valley campus, enjoy the latest digital learning technologies and collaborative classroom and project spaces, plus 24/7 access to computer labs. Our contemporary resort-style campus houses business hubs, allowing you to share knowledge and form connections while you study in Brisbane.

  • 24/7 access to computer lab and communal Apple desktops available
  • Learning Resource Centre (library) and Media Lab for equipment hire
  • Friendly Student Services support team on site
  • Collaborative learning spaces
  • State-of-the-art facilities including photography and sewing-machine labs
  • Located close to public transport
Campus Building Icon | Torrens University
Available at this campus location
  • Business 
  • Design & Creative Technology 
  • Health 
  • Hospitality 
  • English Language Centre

Student Life

Studying at our Bowen Terrace campus, you will be in the heart of Fortitude Valley, one of Brisbane's trendiest precincts and close to transport. As Australia's first dedicated entertainment district, there is always plenty going on and it continues to grow year after year.

Chloe O'Neill - Bachelor of Game Design and Development student testimonial
Chloe O’Neill
Bachelor of Creative Technologies
I love the staff and their support they give. There is an amazing view and the study environment is chill. It’s the perfect environment to get my projects done.
  • Features
  • Facilities
  • Location
  • Contemporary resort-style design
  • On-site café offering healthy meals and snacks, plus hot and cold
  • Light-filled atrium
  • Ideally located near local business and cafés
  • English Language Centre
  • Business hubs and collaborative learning spaces
  • Learning Resource Centre (library)
  • Communal Apple desktops
  • Laptop stations and breakout zones
  • Friendly Student Services support team on site
  • Free wi-fi

Locations Icon | Torrens University90 Bowen Terrace
       Fortitude Valley, QLD 4006

Our Fortitude Valley campus is conveniently located and accessible by public transport. A 10–15-minute walk away, Fortitude Valley is the closest train station. Buses frequently travel through the city’s main streets, with the closest stop just a block away from campus. If you choose to commute by bike, there are more than 150 CityCycle hire stations around Brisbane’s CBD and within close range to campus. If using your own bike, please bring a lock as there are no bike racks on site. Likewise, there is no student parking on site, and paid parking options are restricted.

Upcoming Events 

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Torrens University Australia Events | Open Day | Woman talking
All Faculties
Join us at our next Open Day where you get the chance to discover courses in Design & Creative Technology, Business, Health, Hospitality and so much more!
Saturday 8th May
10:30am - 1:00pm AEST
Torrens University Australia Events | Students talking
All Faculties
Want to explore a Torrens University campus? Book a personal campus tour to get an idea of your future learning environment and see why we love it so much!
Available on request
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Success Coaches

The Success Coaching program provides you with ongoing support, advice and encouragement throughout the duration of your course. Available online or on campus, your coach is dedicated to your success. They are part-cheerleader, part-problem-solver, all with the inside knowledge of your future industry.

Your teachers and academics

You’ll be supported by a passionate network of industry leaders, with a personalised approach to teaching that’s designed to land you the job you love.

  • Meet the teachers as The Rocks campus
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    Rotana Cheng
    Bachelor of Health Science (Clinical Myotherapy)
    The lecturers really helped me to develop my skills, provided me with belief in my abilities and gave me the confidence to practice.
Cath Rogers | Dean Health and Education | Staff

Professor Cath Rogers
Dean of Health and Education


A registered nurse for nearly 40 years, Cath has also worked as a health academic for three decades. Cath firmly believes that access to high-quality education is transformative and key to improving health outcomes for all. Cath’s research has focused on women’s health issues, resilience in the face of illness and the health workforce.

Greg Harper Pro Vice Chancellor Business | Staff

Dr. Gregory Harper
Program Director, Hospitality, Tourism, Events and Culinary Management


Dr Gregory Harper is a highly experienced executive, leader, consultant and academic. Dr Harper has held a number of senior executive positions in the public and private sectors, including Senior Executive at the Queensland Department of Education and CEO of a licensed club. Dr Harper has a doctorate in leadership development and has completed post-graduate qualifications in economics and learning and development.

Robyn Latimer | Staff

Robyn Latimer, OAM
Associate Dean, Design and Creative Technology


Practising design in multiple sectors for over 25 years, Robyn is passionate about using design for ‘good and not evil’. She has owned a studio, directed a company, managed, and designed countless community projects and for the past 16 years has maintained a governance role at Tourette Syndrome Association of Australia – pro bono. Starting in magazines, advertising and establishing her area of expertise at HarperCollins, Robyn’s progression into education was natural. She advocates for equity of access to lifelong learning through online education, and attaches importance to global perspectives and transferable knowledge. She received a 2010 NSW Volunteer of the Year Award and Order of Australia Medal in 2018.

Professor Scott Thompson-Whiteside | Staff

Professor Scott Thompson-Whiteside
Executive Dean, Design and Creative Technology


Professor Scott Thompson-Whiteside is the Executive Dean, Design and Creative Technology and provides overall academic leadership to staff and students in the vertical. Scott has over 20 years of academic leadership in design across Europe, Asia and Australia with experience leading a number of programs, schools and faculties. Originally from the United Kingdom and trained as Industrial Designer, Scott soon moved into design management gaining a Masters degree in design leadership. He acquired his Phd from the Centre for Studies in Higher Education at the University of Melbourne. Scott is a strong advocate of internationalization, industry engaged teaching, high quality student outcomes and interdisciplinary research. Scott’s own research interests intersect the disciplines of design education, higher education policy, design strategy and innovation.

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General enquiries: 1800 117 775
Current students: 1800 117 775
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90 Bowen Terrace,
Fortitude Valley, QLD 4006

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Student Services hours:
Mon to Fri: 8am–4pm

Torrens University Australia acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work. Torrens University Australia respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present.

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