About Us

Photography Studies College (Melbourne), is a leading contemporary tertiary photography college, located in Melbourne’s vibrant arts and cultural scene, only 5 minutes walk from Flinders St Station, close to a multitude of contemporary galleries and cafes. For 40 years PSC has delivered specialised, high quality and innovative photography education, consistently producing graduates of the highest calibre and providing students with an environment in which to explore their creativity, see the world anew and give expression to what they see. 

PSC has built a leading reputation for producing high quality, creative and award winning students and is the first choice for many students looking for a specialised, stimulating and industry relevant learning experience.

PSC is now a dual sector provider offering both Degree and Advanced Diploma courses. Both have been developed with the specialised industry know how that comes from 40 years as an innovative and experienced photographic educator.

The new unique Bachelor of Photography degree course has been developed with a focus on creative practice, inquiry and reflection. The structure of the degree course is informed by specialised contemporary practice and theory, critical dialogue, career outcomes and engagement with the meaning of photography.

The Advanced Diploma of Photography course ensures that the technical, specialised and conceptual skill set necessary for professional practice are built on comprehensively from foundation to professional level. 

PSC students benefit from the intimate, specialised learning environment, the high quality industry specific facilities including the purpose built photography studios and digital imaging centre, the specialised information resource hub and continual exhibition spaces.

At PSC students learn with some of the best in the industry, qualified professionals who constantly bring their current practice, commitment to great educational outcomes and expertise to the classroom. These dedicated teachers are an important factor in the high quality and innovation of the work produced by students.

The well established mentor program linking students to respected photographers and artists provides the opportunity to forge ongoing industry links and networks. PSC is a progressive provider offering an excellent student to teacher ratio, in a friendly supportive environment that nurtures creative practice, learning, career outcomes and the student experience.