33 Mountain Street
We acknowledge the Gadigal people of the Eora nation who are the traditional owners of the land on which AIE Institute Sydney stands, and the living culture of the traditional custodians of these lands. We recognise that the traditional owners have occupied and cared for this country over countless generations and celebrate their continuing contribution to the life of Sydney. AIE Institute celebrates diversity in all its forms and welcomes students to our harmonious and supportive environment.
Our Ultimo campus is situated within the heart of Sydney’s games industry, in a dynamic innovation and technology precinct. Students studying at the Ultimo campus are fortunate to be surrounded by a thriving community of established developers, independent studios, start-ups and universities.
We are a 10-15 minute walk or bus ride from Central Station, with bus stops along Broadway, a 2-5 minute walk from our campus. Central Station connects to trains, light rail, and buses running across Sydney, as well as regional connections. For more information, please visit the Transport NSW website.
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Enrolled Students will have access to campus facilities and resources such as lecture theatres, library, computer game labs, study and break out areas.
Students enrolled at AIE Institute have access to online and on-campus library services.
Students can borrow the hard copy books from the library during library hours (9–5 pm, Monday to Friday). Access to the online library is through the library portal, using your individual student login account.
The Sydney Campus Library is located on Level 1, 33 Mountain Street, Ultimo.
If students require additional support regarding library resources, they are able to meet with the campus librarian by appointment.
Computer Game Labs
Computer labs with specific software required for the course are available for students to use freely. Students can book the use of computer labs through Student Administration at firstname.lastname@example.org
Sydney Game labs for students use are located Level 1, 33 Mountain Street, Ultimo.
IT support is also available through the IT Helpdesk at email@example.com.
Student Management System (SMS): Paradigm
After acceptance into the course, students will be provided information on how to log into the Student Management System (SMS), also called Paradigm, to finalise enrolment, pay fees, update contact details and any other student administration. Information on how to use the SMS will be provided after acceptance into the course. Training workshops on how to use the SMS will be available at orientation.
Learning Management System (LMS): CANVAS
After acceptance into the course, students will be provided information on how to access learning resources through the Learning Management System (LMS), also called CANVAS. Information on how to use the LMS will be provided after acceptance into the course. Training workshops on how to use the LMS will be available at orientation.
Study Skills Centre
AIE Institute Study Skills Centre provides facilities for you to:
- Chat to an adviser about an assignment
- Send an assignment for feedback
- Attend a skills workshop
- Find advice in our digital writing and study resources.
- Access a number of resources to help you independently develop your skills
- Access additional academic or English language support
Resources from the Study Skills Centre can be accessed through the Student Support Team at firstname.lastname@example.org
The orientation program at the start of semester will provide more details on how to access your Student Management System, Leaner Management System, library, computer game labs and Study Skills Centre
Student Common Areas
AIE Institute Sydney campus is located here:
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The school is an easy walk from colourful cafes, shops and restaurants in Glebe or Pyrmont, Sydney's iconic Fish Markets, Darling Harbour and Broadway Shopping Centre. Students are only a short distance away from the Sydney CBD and the campus is surrounded by parks with easy access to public transport.
How do I get to AIE Institute's Sydney Campus?
Several bus routes stop on Broadway in between Bay Street and Mountain Street, approximately 280 metres (a 3-minute walk) from the Sydney campus. For more information, please see the Transport NSW website.
AIE Institute’s Sydney campus is a pleasant 1.2 kilometre (16-minute) walk through the city from Central Stations.
There are several light rail stops around the Sydney campus, the closest being Paddy’s Markets (850 metres away, an 11-minute walk).
Cars can be driven to the campus; however, there is limited parking on Mountain Street.
Students who are moving to Sydney to study with AIE Institute will no doubt be looking for a place to call home for the next few years. There are a range of options available to students and AIE Institute is happy to assist and provide guidance to students who may be unfamiliar with the area.
As we are located among a number of other educational institutions, there is a lot of student accommodation options in the immediate area, such as Unilodge.
Students might also like to consider the following websites when finding share accommodation or rental accommodation:
- Gumtree – Rental Properties in Sydney
- Flatmate Finder
- Iglu – Student Accommodation in Sydney
- Urbanest – Student Accommodation in Sydney
We do not endorse any particular product and acknowledge that there are other valid options we have not listed here. We are also happy to put notices up on our internal notice boards as our students often have rooms to rent in their places or might also be looking for accommodation at the same time.
AIE Institute’s Student Support Services staff are on hand to provide guidance in the area if required.