Charles Sturt University
Charles Sturt University


photo of students in a laboratoryCharles Sturt University (Charles Sturt) is one of Australia's leading educators in the grape and wine sciences. Knowledge and expertise derived from our research is rapidly integrated into Charles Sturt courses, which train the next cohort of industry professionals.

Charles Sturt University courses can prepare you for career opportunities in all facets of the wine industry, from grape growing and wine making to management and marketing of wine businesses or research into grape or wine production methods. Scientific study is complemented by practical education in industry settings.

Agriculture & Wine Science Courses Faculty of Science

Higher Degree by Research

The National Wine and Grape Industry Centre offers research training opportunities through Charles Sturt Higher Degree by Research programs.

HDR Programs

The National Wine & Grape Industry Centre conducts research in collaboration with other Charles Sturt research centres and with the support of the Research Office.

Graham Centre for Agricultural Innovation

Charles Sturt University Research Office


Training on a variety of subjects is provided by our partner, the NSW Department of Primary Industries.

Training Programs