National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Higher Education Consortium


  • progress, elevate and secure – past, present and future Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Knowledges to influence western education institutions (universities); and
  • increase the availability of higher education for our communities and to develop and grow research and scholarship for and by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

 NATSIHEC guidelines

NATSIHEC goals are guided by the Australian National Aboriginal Education Policy (NAEP) and enshrine the rights of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.


NATSIHEC priorities 

NATSIHEC (AC) will establish and maintain effective relationships with other peak bodies and stakeholders …

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Executive committee

NATSIHEC is an Indigenous Corporation registered under the Office of the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations (ORIC).

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Higher education timeline

View our infographic on the the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander higher education timeline.

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