the next generation of sports leaders

Who we are

Richmond Institute is the education arm of the Richmond Football Club and a leader in sports industry education.

Through Richmond Football Club’s collaboration with Swinburne University of Technology and our connection with industry organisations, we provide outstanding experiences, outcomes and pathways for students.

With a variety of programs and courses on offer, we are developing the next generation of sports industry leaders.

Why Study with Richmond Institute


Graduating students 2017-2021

As pioneers in sports industry education, 711 students have already been supported to graduate from a variety of courses with Swinburne. In 2020, 56% of students went directly into employment, whilst 44% continued into further study. 

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Completion rate ABOVE state average

Join courses with excellent student retention and completion rates. Completion rates for the courses offered with Swinburne have been maintained +40% above state average from 2017-2021*.
*National Centre for Vocational Education Research 


Sports Industry Partners

We are continuously growing our Sports Industry Network in order to provide a breadth of real employment and placement opportunities for students. 

You Will Thrive

Regardless of your desired path into the sports industry, we’ll help you get there!

What We Offer

See our range of programs and courses

See our industry connections and staffing solutions

See our school offerings

Our Partners

Meet The Ambassadors

Brendon Gale

Former player and now CEO of the Richmond Football Club will talk with students about his career as a leading sport administrator.

Tom lynch

AFL Player

Current AFL player for the Richmond Football Club and Jack Dyer medalist talks to students about his journey in football

Sarah hosking

AFLW Player

Current AFLW player for the Richmond Football Club talks to students about her journey in AFLW.


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