Discover Marcus Oldham

As Australia’s only independent agricultural and equine business management college, Marcus Oldham offers students a unique educational experience. Since 1962, Marcus Oldham has built an enviable reputation both nationally and internationally for preparing business leaders who pursue successful careers in the farming, agribusiness and equine management sectors.

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Discover Agriculture

Our Agriculture Program has been designed specifically for those driven towards management positions within the rural industry. You will learn the ins and outs of managing a farming operation from a business perspective.

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Discover Agribusiness

In a world of increasing globalisation and fundamental rural issues, Agribusiness professionals are in high demand. This course is ideal for those who are passionate about the business of producing and supplying food and fibre within our competitive international market.

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Discover Equine

Our Advanced Diploma of Equine Business Management course equips ambitious and determined graduates with the business skills, horse husbandry and science knowledge required to excel as leaders in the equine industry. Internationally recognised, this course offers an intensive year of accelerated learning in the practice and theory of Equine Business Management.

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Discover Postgraduate

Our postgraduate program is for those who want to lead in the agriculture-related industries. With an emphasis on management and critical thinking, the program is designed to build on professional experience, develop high-level anayltical skills and to broaden the understanding of the agribusiness sector.

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Discover Scholarships

Our scholarship program awards students who are passionate about the agricultural and equine industries and would make a valuable contribution to strengthening the future of rural and regional Australia. Available for the first year of study and, in some cases, for subsequent years, our scholarships provide students with financial assistance.

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Discover Leadership

The Marcus Oldham Rural Leadership Program is recognised as one of the longest running rural leadership programs in the nation. It has developed a strong reputation in the agricultural and agribusiness sector, attracting support from a wide range of industry and rural community groups from diverse regional backgrounds.

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Jim Riordan's Story

Jim Riordan started what grew to become the Riordan Group as a sole transport operator, with one truck, in 1996. Watch how his story unfolded.

Muppi Dean's Story

A unique opportunity to value add fruit has seen continued success for Farm Management Graduate Muppi Dean.

Simon Heuzenroeder's Story

Simon shares how he discovered success in agribusiness.

Kate Austin's Story

Kate Austin studied Equine Business Management and Agribusiness at Marcus Oldham and now works in the Bloodstock and Client Relations team at Ciaron Maher Racing. Hear from Kate about how Marcus Oldham College has put her on the track to success.

Ashlee Hammond's Story

Find out why Ashlee Hammond chose Marcus Oldham to study agribusiness and how postgraduate studies has boosted her career options.

Scott Jenkin's Story

Scott shares how he discovered success in agribusiness.

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Student Living & Facilities

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Open Day 2024

Join us for our Open Day on July 21st 2024 and discover the world of opportunities in the agriculture, agribusiness and equine industries.

Explore the campus, learn all about the courses we offer, tap into free career advice and meet staff and students.

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Alumni Henry Dwyer wins race at Royal Ascot

Marcus Oldham graduate Henry Dwyer (EM’07) scored a stunning first-place victory with his horse Asfoora, in the Group 1 King Charles III Stakes at Royal Ascot on 18 June.

Traveling to the UK from the Henry Dwyer Racing stables in Ballarat, the five-year-old mare, had never won a Group 1 race before.

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Marcus Minds – One Day Workshop – August 30

Marcus Oldham College is excited to announce a one-day Marcus Minds workshop at our Geelong campus on August 30, 2024. This immersive and practical course is designed to equip agribusiness and agriculture professionals with essential skills and knowledge to enhance their personal and professional lives.

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