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AN OUTSTANDING UNIVERSITY SYSTEM In the higher education systems of the world, Australia is a standout performer. Last year, our universities educated more than 1.3 million students and produced more than 300,000 skilled graduates to meet the workforce needs of a rapidly changing economy. International education – now worth a record $30.9 billion – is Australia’s third biggest export. Cru- cially, it also builds invaluable diplomatic, economic, personal and cultural ties between Australia and other nations. Australia is also a powerhouse for research and innovation. Ground-breaking research in our univer- sities plays a pivotal role in generating new jobs and new industries for our country as our economy changes. Universities are also opening their doors to industry partners, seeking opportunities to collaborate and broaden the impact of their research to benefit Australia and the world. Our annual ‘University Profiles’ publication showcases the breadth, depth and quality of Australia’s universities. It highlights their enormous contribution to almost every aspect of our economy and society. It’s a reminder of the many ways in which our universities drive Australia’s economic growth, extend the frontiers of human knowledge, make life-saving breakthroughs and help the nation to transition in an era of digital disruption. It’s a great success story. We encourage you to share it widely. Professor Margaret Gardner and Ms Belinda Robinson Chair and Chief Executive Universities Australia
The University of Adelaide is a global leader in research, innovation and teaching. We discover new knowledge to better the world, and prepare the leaders of tomorrow. The University of Adelaide is amongst the elite universities in the world, ranking in the top 150. We are a member of Australia’s Group of Eight. We are the highest globally ranked university in South Australia. Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Peter Rathjen The best and brightest P 08 8313 5120 I F 08 8313 4343 We recognise exceptional people are our greatest asset. Adelaide has firstname.lastname@example.org 110 Rhodes Scholars and five Nobel Laureates among its distinguished alumni. Our 27,000 students from over 90 countries enjoy high-quality education Chancellor across 200 undergraduate and postgraduate degrees. Students learn Rear Admirable the Hon under global leaders, developing research skills, an innovation mindset, Kevin Scarce AC CSC RAN (Rtd) an international perspective and career readiness. Director – Marketing and Translatable research Our researchers are committed to solving the world’s grandest Communications challenges. 82% of our research areas are rated as ‘above or well Dr Benjamin Grindlay above world standard’ in the latest Excellence in Research Australia P 08 8313 4699 assessment. email@example.com Our specialist institutes and centres work collaboratively across Contact Details disciplines. They partner with industry and government to create and The University of Adelaide facilitate the take up of new technology and practices. SA 5005 Our research priorities align with key concerns for the community, P 08 8313 4455 contributing to improvements in health and medicine, defence capabilities, cyber security, smart cities and innovation in the food sector. Website www.adelaide.edu.au Global perspective The University of Adelaide is connected across the globe. We have strong Campus Locations research and innovation partnerships with universities, institutes and companies throughout Asia, Europe and North America. We work with North Terrace businesses and governments to improve the lives of communities in need. Roseworthy Waite Over half a million people from most countries of the world participate in our Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). Under the name AdelaideX, we share our quality education with learners for free. Ideas activation The University of Adelaide has an entrepreneurial spirit and we help create and grow new businesses. Our business incubator, ThincLab, provides space and access to researchers and entrepreneurs determined to develop an idea into a new venture. ThincLab has branches in Singapore and France providing businesses with an opportunity to expand into new markets.
Australian Catholic University At ACU we pride ourselves on offering a welcoming environment for everyone. At the same time, we are a university committed to standing for something clear. We stand up for people in need and causes that matter. The world is our campus We’re a publicly-funded university which has grown rapidly over the Vice-Chancellor and President past few years. We’re young, but we are making our mark, and we’re Professor Greg Craven AO, GCSG ranked in the top 50 of Generation Y universities worldwide*. We put our P 02 9739 2930 students and staff at the centre of a vibrant global network of scholars, firstname.lastname@example.org partnerships and opportunities. ACU has seven campuses around Australia – in Brisbane, North Sydney, Strathfield, Canberra, Ballarat, Melbourne and Adelaide – and we’ve recently opened a campus in Rome, Chancellor Italy. Our students have the chance to study overseas with one of more The Hon John Fahey AC than 200 partner institutions around the world. Director – Marketing and Engaged with industry and society External Relations We’re closely integrated into our communities and industries, working Ms Kathy Vozella with them to answer the big questions, and to create tangible results. All our students enjoy extensive opportunities for practical placements, and P 02 9739 2799 community engagement is a core part of their university experience. When email@example.com they graduate, our students are ready to work. Contact Details We see the whole person 40 Edward Street You are welcome at ACU irrespective of your socio-cultural background, North Sydney NSW 2060 religious beliefs or aspirations. We’re inclusive and supportive of everyone, P 02 9739 2368 every day. From academic skills to career and counselling services, we have a range of support services to help our students succeed, and we offer nearly 400 scholarship opportunities. Website www.acu.edu.au Education with a bigger purpose ACU offers programs in allied health, arts, business and commerce, Campus Locations education and teaching, exercise science, health, law, nursing and Adelaide midwifery, paramedicine, philosophy, psychology and counselling, science, Ballarat social work, and theology. Brisbane Along with significant student growth in recent years, we have begun Canberra to compete more intensely through our research output. ACU research Melbourne programs tackle enduring and pressing issues in society, in Australia, and North Sydney around the world. Strathfield Rome At ACU, it’s education, but with a bigger purpose. * Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings 2017
The Australian National University (ANU) is a world-leading contributor to public policy formation and debate and a celebrated place of intensive research and high-quality education. Based in the Australian capital of Canberra, ANU has strong ties to the nation’s policy makers and it sets the standard on issues of national and international importance. ANU is led by Nobel Laureate Professor Brian P. Schmidt AC. Vice-Chancellor ANU has a research-intensive culture and is a centre of unparalleled Prof Brian Schmidt AC FAA FRS intellectual talent and research excellence. P 02 6125 2510 I F 02 6257 3292 firstname.lastname@example.org ANU was founded by the Australian Government in 1946 with a mission to be of enduring significance to the nation by supporting Australia’s understanding of itself and its neighbours’ economic development and social cohesion. Chancellor Professor The Hon Gareth Evans The University is consistently ranked among the best universities in the AC QC world. In 2015, 95 per cent of broad-fields research at ANU rated above or well above world standard by the Australian Government’s Excellence Acting Associate Director - in Research for Australia initiative. ANU is ranked 22nd in the world in the 2015-16 QS World University Rankings. Strategic Communications and Public Affairs ANU scholars shape debate and extend knowledge in new and profound Ms Penny Cox directions, nationally and globally. The University is a respected voice P 02 6125 8399 in Australia’s national conversation, shaping policy and equipping our email@example.com leaders with confidence and knowledge. ANU works closely with other Australian national institutions, research organisations, foreign Contact Details ministries and the Australian Parliament. Canberra ACT 2601 The University is home to more than 22,000 students, with more than half P 02 6125 5111 I F 02 6125 5571 studying at the postgraduate level. ANU also attracts people from around firstname.lastname@example.org the world, with roughly one quarter of its students coming from overseas. ANU graduates go on to take up leadership positions in government, Website industry, research and academia, at home and abroad. www.anu.edu.au ANU is Australia’s only member of the International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU). The alliance of leading research and teaching Campus Locations institutions shares a global vision, with a focus on research-led teaching, Main Campus (Acton) educating future leaders and tackling some of this century’s biggest Canberra Hospital, Clinical School challenges. Kioloa Coastal Campus Mt Stromlo Observatory The main ANU campus is situated on 145 hectares of parklands in the North Australia Research Unit centre Canberra. Facilities include on-campus accommodation in a range Siding Spring Observatory of residential styles, modern laboratories and lecture theatres, and five main libraries.
Bond University is Australia’s leading independent, not-for-profit university. Bond offers a personalised academic environment that prepares students for success in their future careers and life goals. For over a decade, Bond has stood strong as Australia’s number one university for student experience, achieving more 5-star ratings for student experience than any other university in Australia, according to the Vice-Chancellor and President 2018 Good Universities Guide. On the world stage, Bond is ranked in the Professor Tim Brailsford top 20 of the world’s best small universities by Times Higher Education P 07 5595 1473 (THE). email@example.com Bond students learn in world-class facilities from world-renowned academics, high-profile industry leaders and internationally recognised researchers. With just over 4,000 students on campus, our small class Chancellor sizes and low student-to-staff ratio ensures our academics are not just Hon Dr Annabelle Bennett AO SC teachers, but mentors, and know their students by name. General Manager Marketing Right now, our students are preparing for the global workforce by gaining and Communications international industry experience during their degrees through exchanges, scholarships, internships, research and graduate placements. Whether Ms Amanda Elms it’s through a clinical placement in the Solomon Islands or a Model UN P 07 5595 1613 competition in Japan, Bond students are growing, experiencing and firstname.lastname@example.org discovering the Bond advantage goes well beyond the classroom. Media Team By undertaking three semesters per year instead of the usual two, P 07 5595 1116 I M 0420 927 941 our students complete their degrees earlier than students from other email@example.com universities, both in Australia and around the world, and Bond graduates are out in the workplace earning sooner and accelerating their opportunity for promotion. Contact Details University Drive Bond has more than 300 internationally recognised undergraduate and Robina QLD 4226 postgraduate degrees on offer across its Faculties of Law, Society & P 07 5595 1111 Design, Health Sciences & Medicine and Bond Business School. Also firstname.lastname@example.org on campus is Bond University College, which offers university pathway programs, and the Bond University English Language Institute. Website The Beyond Bond program, which all undergraduate students complete, www.bond.edu.au helps to develop key employability skills to enhance our graduate’s employment outcomes. What also makes Bond’s student experience Campus Location unique is its Career Development Centre, which works with every student Gold Coast to create an individual career pathway. A degree from Bond is not only an investment in your future; it’s an investment in lifelong friendships, once-in-a-lifetime experiences and worldwide connections.
The University of Canberra (UC) is a world-ranked institution located in the nation’s capital. We have made great strides for a young university and our Strategic Plan outlines our vision to become a distinctive community for lifelong learning, serving as a beacon of sustainable, smart and connected living. The University is ranked among the world’s top 100 universities under the Vice-Chancellor and President age of 50 and the top two per cent of universities overall.* It is also ranked Professor Deep Saini in the top 100 Asia-Pacific universities, and is 30th in the world for Gen-Y P 02 6201 5000 I F 02 6201 5036 Universities. email@example.com Our dual focus on providing professional education and undertaking mission-oriented, problem-solving research makes UC an attractive place for people to study and work, whether at our flagship Canberra campus or Chancellor through our joint ventures around Australia and abroad. Professor Tom Calma AO We are committed to preparing professional and highly employable Media & Communications graduates with the right mix of skills and knowledge. Our focus on work- Manager integrated learning offers each of our 17,000 students the opportunity to hone their skills in a real-work environment. Mrs Claudia Doman P 02 6206 8677 Our graduates enjoy 90 per cent graduate employment and above- firstname.lastname@example.org average graduate starting salaries** and many of our 82,000 alumni hold influential positions in public and private sectors in 120 countries. Contact Details University of Canberra We are a leading sports institution with strong ties to elite sporting teams. Bruce ACT 2601 We proudly own the WNBL team University of Canberra Capitals and were one of eight Australian universities to compete in the inaugural P 02 6201 5111 I F 02 6201 5999 Uni 7s Series. We support W-League team Canberra United and the ACT Brumbies Super Rugby team call our campus home. Website www.canberra.edu.au We work with government, business and industry to serve our communities and nation, and ground-breaking discoveries by our Campus Location researchers have spun commercial, advisory and social enterprises. Canberra Through a transformative campus development plan, the University will continue to evolve into an interactive, connected hub of scholars, learners and innovators. The University of Canberra Public Hospital (UCPH), opening on campus in mid-2018, will become a cornerstone rehabilitation, recovery and teaching/research facility in the University’s rapidly developing Health Precinct. Other projects in the plan include a cancer care centre, aged care facility and a residential development. * 2017 Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings, 2018 QS World University Rankings ** 2017 Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT)
CQUniversity Australia has been on a phenomenal trajectory in recent years and its remarkable growth in student numbers, new courses, new campuses, infrastructure and reputation has seen it emerge as one of Australia’s truly great universities. Originally founded in Rockhampton in 1967, as the Queensland Institute of Technology (QIT) Capricornia, it was granted full University status Vice-Chancellor and President in 1992 and was named Central Queensland University. In 2014, Professor Scott Bowman CQUniversity merged with CQ TAFE, establishing one of Queensland’s P 07 4930 9752 I F 07 4930 9018 most comprehensive universities. It now has more than 30 000 students email@example.com and has firmly established itself as one of the largest universities based in regional Australia. CQUniversity is the only Australian university with a physical presence in every mainland state of Australia and has campuses Chancellor in Adelaide, Brisbane, Bundaberg, Cairns, Emerald, Gladstone, Mackay, Mr John Abbott Melbourne, Noosa, Perth, Rockhampton, Sydney and Townsville. Along with these campuses, the University also operates study centres in Director, Vice-Chancellor Biloela, Broome, Busselton, Charters Towers, Karratha and Yeppoon, and and President’s Division and delivers programs in Cooma and Geraldton, thanks to partnerships with University Secretary the respective university centres in those communities. Ms Joanne Perry Delivering more than 300 courses from Certificate to PhD level, P 07 4923 2856 CQUniversity’s unique vision, diversity, outreach, engagement, firstname.lastname@example.org research, learning and teaching, and inclusiveness have led to it being recognised among the world’s top universities by both the prestigious Manager, Corporate Times Higher Education World University Rankings and the QS World Communications Centre University Rankings. CQUniversity is also recognised as Australia’s only Ms Jocelyn Sticklen Changemaker Campus by global social innovation group Ashoka U, thanks to its strong engagement agenda and track record of working together P 07 4150 7142 with community and industry, to identify solutions to complex problems email@example.com and ensuring stakeholders directly benefit from everything the university does. Contact Details Bruce Highway A renowned research institution and a benchmark leader for how Rockhampton QLD 4702 Universities should engage with their communities, CQUniversity’s record P 07 4930 9777 I F 07 4930 9399 of achievement over the past few years is matched only by the ambitious aspirations it has set itself over the coming five years, with a continued firstname.lastname@example.org expansion of student success, research excellence, social innovation and community engagement firmly in its sights. Website www.cqu.edu.au Campus Locations Adelaide Brisbane Bundaberg Cairns Gladstone Emerald Mackay Melbourne Noosa Perth Rockhampton Sydney Townsville
Charles Darwin University’s headquarters are in a unique part of Australia: in country that is home to the world’s oldest living culture and on the southern rim of Asia. Our geographical location informs much of our research and teaching interests in South-East Asia, Northern Australia and in Indigenous Australia. Charles Darwin University (CDU) is a young institution that already Vice-Chancellor and President has achieved national and international recognition in a number of Professor Simon Maddocks areas including for graduate employment and research impact. The Good Universities Guide 2018 awarded the university five stars for our graduates’ full-time employment status and starting salaries. Times Higher Education ranks CDU among the world’s best 150 universities aged less than 50 years old and in the top 2% of universities globally. Chancellor Mr Neil Balnaves AO Our 11 campuses and centres are located throughout the Northern Territory, and in Sydney and Melbourne. The main campus is in the Director, Media and culturally rich city of Darwin, the capital of the Northern Territory. We Communications provide training at 150 remote Indigenous communities in the Northern Ms Robyn McDougall Territory, making CDU one of the most diverse universities in Australia. P +61 8 8946 6551 CDU is a dual sector university, which means our course offerings email@example.com range from certificate through to doctoral level. More than 24,000 students study with us on campus and online in a range of disciplines Contact Details including engineering and information technology, the environment, Ellengowan Drive health, psychological and clinical sciences, business, creative arts and Casuarina NT 0909 humanities, education and law. Around 70% of our higher education P +61 8 8946 6666 students are located across Australia and undertake their studies online. firstname.lastname@example.org The university is attracting an increasing number of international students, who come from more than 60 countries. Our international Website student population is drawn particularly to the multicultural character of www.cdu.edu.au Darwin. Campus and Centre Locations CDU enjoys strong partnerships with other institutions including the Casuarina Australian National University, Flinders University and the Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education, and is a member of the Alice Springs Innovative Research Universities network. Palmerston Nhulunbuy We are committed to social justice, sustainability, creativity and collective Katherine effort. CDU supports staff and students to follow their passions to help Jabiru shape a brighter future for everyone. Tennant Creek Yulara CDU Sydney CDU Melbourne CDU Darwin Waterfront
Charles Sturt University has a proud history in regional Australia and reaching out online throughout the world providing undergraduate and postgraduate courses and higher degrees by research in ways that help students reach their potential. CSU is a community that embraces diversity and nurtures individual growth. At CSU we value economic, social and environmental Vice-Chancellor & President sustainability. CSU connects with the communities in which it operates, Professor Andrew Vann delivering an excellence in our courses that opens up opportunities for all. P 02 6338 4209 The Wiradjuri phrase ‘Yindyamarra Winhanganha’ meaning the wisdom email@example.com of respectfully knowing how to live well in a world worth living in, is at the heart of CSU’s approach to education, reflecting the University’s motto; ‘for the public good’ and our spirit. Chancellor Strong links to industry connect our students with relevant real life Dr Michele Allan experience and experts to support learning throughout our courses. This focus on combining practical knowledge with quality learning and Contact Details teaching, makes our graduates some of the most employable in the Panorama Avenue country. Charles Sturt University is consistently ranked as the institution with the highest graduate employment rate in Australia with 84 per cent Bathurst NSW 2795 of graduates fully employed within four months of graduation compared to P 02 6338 4000 national average of 69.5 per cent. Website CSU has over 350 courses across Science, Business Justice & Behavioural www.csu.edu.au Sciences and Education & Arts. We are proudly achieving world standard or above in research in Environmental Sciences, Agricultural and Campus Locations Veterinary Sciences, Engineering, Education, Philosophy and Religious Studies. Albury-Wodonga Bathurst Studying or living on one of our regional campuses in Albury-Wodonga, Canberra Bathurst, Canberra, Dubbo, Goulburn, Orange, Port Macquarie and Wagga Dubbo Wagga as well as CSU Study Centres in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne, Goulburn and the Australian Graduate School of Policing and Security at Manly, give Manly our students the advantage of the support from a close-knit community. Orange Our off-shore partnerships in countries including China and Hong Kong Parramatta open up opportunities to create a global network of students and support Port Macquarie the University’s commitment to the great benefits of internationalisation of Wagga Wagga higher education. . Students from all over the world study online through Wangaratta CSU, enjoying the flexibility and excellent online resources and support CSU offers.
Curtin University is an innovative, global university known for its high impact research, strong industry partnerships and commitment to preparing students for the jobs of the future. Curtin has campuses in Perth, Kalgoorlie, Malaysia, Singapore and Dubai. Its 58,000 students come from all over the world and enjoy outstanding facilities, high-quality teaching, collaborative research and courses Vice-Chancellor shaped by industry. Professor Deborah Terry AO firstname.lastname@example.org Curtin recently celebrated 50 years of innovation, having been established as the Western Australian Institute of Technology in 1967. Since then, it has expanded significantly in terms of student population, degree offerings, research collaborations and global footprint. Chancellor In 2017, Curtin climbed into the top percentile of tertiary institutions in Mr Colin Beckett the Academic Ranking of World Universities. This is the latest milestone in a remarkable rise up the world rankings and reflects the university’s Contact Details growing reputation for teaching and research. Kent Street Curtin maintains strong research partnerships with some of the world’s Bentley WA 6102 largest companies, including Woodside, Chevron and Cisco, which result P 08 9266 9266 in outcomes that help solve real-world problems on a local, national and global scale. This emphasis on collaboration saw Curtin emerge as the Website most collaborative Australian university in the 2016 Nature Index and the www.curtin.edu.au third-fastest “rising star” in research in Asia Pacific for 2016. Campus Locations In the 2017 QS World University Rankings by Subject, Curtin was ranked second in the world for mineral and mining engineering and was ranked Perth (Bentley and Perth City) within the top 100 universities in six other subjects: architecture/ built Kalgoorlie environment, art and design, nursing, earth and marine sciences, Malaysia education and sports-related subjects. Singapore Dubai Curtin is undertaking one of Australia’s largest university infrastructure projects. The Greater Curtin Master Plan is a 20-year strategy to transform Curtin’s campus in Perth into a major innovation precinct which will drive collaboration and commercialisation, create opportunities for students and help position Western Australia at the forefront of the knowledge economy. It will include new transport infrastructure and student accommodation, as well as dedicated spaces and programs to support entrepreneurship, and facilities to foster research and industry partnerships.
Deakin University is proud of its inclusive and student-focused culture, along with its long standing record for using cutting edge technology while providing a personalised learning experience. Deakin has developed a strong reputation for innovation and in this digital age is driving the digital frontier in the use of new and emerging technologies in teaching. With more than 56,000 students, Deakin’s four faculties offer a Vice-Chancellor comprehensive range of courses across the arts, science, sport, nutrition, Professor Jane den Hollander AO architecture, business, law, medicine, optometry, engineering, nursing, P 03 5227 8501 I F 03 5227 8500 psychology and teaching. Twenty-five per cent of Deakin’s students study email@example.com wholly in the cloud and all students benefit from Deakin’s technology-rich environment. Ensuring graduates are prepared for 21st century lives and careers is Chancellor a key focus for Deakin, and we have introduced a number of initiatives Mr John Stanhope AO to strengthen our partnerships with industry and optimise graduate employment outcomes. Deakin also encourages opportunities for Interim Director – Media students to engage in globally connected study, fostering intercultural Relations and Corporate empathy and understanding. Communications Deakin has a strong international focus and reputation, with 13,000 Mr Bryan Allchin international students choosing to study at Deakin. The University has P 03 9246 8694 international offices in South Asia, China, Indonesia, Sri Lanka and Latin firstname.lastname@example.org America. Deakin has received the Governor of Victoria’s Export Award for Education and Training for four consecutive years (2014- 2017) and the Contact Details Australian Export Award for Education and Training in 2017. Our 221,000 1 Gheringhap Street alumni live and work across the globe and their success is the best measure of Deakin’s success. Geelong VIC 3217 P 03 5227 1100 I F 03 5227 2001 Deakin is ranked in the top 2 per cent of the world’s universities in each of the major rankings and ranks 29 in the QS ranking of the world’s young Website universities. Deakin is known for its strong partnerships with industry, www.deakin.edu.au governments and communities. Our Innovation Precinct at Waurn Ponds provides an important link between technological innovation and Campus Locations successful industry outcomes, strengthening and streamlining pathways for commercial research. The Innovation Precinct integrates Deakin’s high Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus level research capabilities with industrial scale infrastructure and industry Geelong Waterfront Campus partnerships, directly benefitting regional economies. Melbourne Burwood Campus Warrnambool Campus Cloud Campus (online)
Edith Cowan University (ECU) provides the ideal learning environment for people who want to reach their potential. Located in Western Australia, our industry-relevant teaching and research, supportive study environment and award-winning facilities enable ECU students to do more than just survive in this world – they thrive in it. Vice-Chancellor and President Established in 1991, ECU took the opportunity to reshape the way higher Professor Steve Chapman education is delivered in a distinctive and inspiring campus environment. P 08 6304 2205 I F 08 6304 2666 email@example.com ECU courses are developed in consultation with industry, and teaching staff have extensive industry experience and networks. It’s why ECU students can expect placement opportunities, fieldwork, practicums and networking events as part of their studies. Chancellor The Hon Dr Hendy Cowan AO This approach has been rewarded with five-star ratings for teaching quality over the past eleven years, along with consistently high ratings for Corporate Communications overall education experience and skills development, as reported in the Manager Good Universities Guide. Mr Rhys Stacker ECU’s world-class research strives to make a difference to the community P 08 6304 2131 I F 08 6304 2092 in Western Australia and beyond. ECU focuses on working with our firstname.lastname@example.org communities, business and government organisations to solve real-world problems. Contact Details 270 Joondalup Drive The University was named after Edith Dirksey Cowan, the first woman to Joondalup WA 6027 be elected to an Australian Parliament. Her life was dedicated to the belief that education was the key to growth, change and improvement in society. P 08 6304 0000 I F 08 6304 1257 Her example informs ECU’s values as we pride ourselves in developing Website capable graduates who lead engaged and productive lives in the www.ecu.edu.au communities in which they live and work. Campus Locations At a glance Joondalup ECU has more than 27,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students. We also annually welcome over 4,000 international students, originating from Mount Lawley more than 100 countries. South West Our eight Schools collectively deliver more than 300 diverse courses across Medical & Health Sciences, Engineering, Education, Arts & Humanities, Business & Law, Nursing & Midwifery, Science and the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts. Courses are offered on our three campuses – Joondalup and Mount Lawley in metropolitan Perth and the South West Campus at Bunbury, 200km south of the capital city. ECU also offers a comprehensive suite of online study options.
Federation University Australia (FedUni) has a strong tradition of education and training delivery spanning nearly 150 years. We are the nation’s first regional, multi-sector university and the third oldest site of higher learning in Australia. FedUni offers an increasing number of higher education, TAFE, secondary schooling and research opportunities. With campuses in Ballarat, Vice-Chancellor and President Berwick, Brisbane, Gippsland and the Wimmera, our programs are also Professor Helen Bartlett delivered online and via a range of partner institutes across Australia and around the globe. A student support centre is also based in Malaysia. The University has around 20,000 international and domestic students. We are committed to serving regional Victorian communities, yet have a Chancellor broad national and international outlook. We offer the best of both worlds; Dr Paul Hemming combining a strong tradition of tertiary education with the freedom and dynamism that comes with being a multi-sector university with close links Public Relations Manager to local industry and technology. Ms Le-anne O’Brien P 03 5327 9637 I F 03 5327 9855 FedUni is recognised as a welcoming and friendly university for international students. We place great emphasis on the quality of our email@example.com teaching and learning, delivering a range of innovative programs through both our Higher Education and vocational education and training. Contact Details University Drive According to the Federal Government’s Quality Indicators for Learning and Mt Helen VIC 3350 Teaching rankings (QILT), FedUni ranks number one in Victoria for overall P 03 5327 9000 I F 03 5327 9704 employment and median starting salary. We also host Australia’s largest firstname.lastname@example.org regional technology park accommodating more than 30 companies, including its signature tenant, IBM. Website The University’s Tech Park Central in the heart of Ballarat enables www.federation.edu.au businesses to have a presence at our SMB Campus. The University also runs the Nanya Environmental Research Station in Western New South Campus Locations Wales. Ballarat - Mt Helen Proud of its past while firmly focused on the future, student-centred and - SMB commercially capable, Federation University Australia continues to excel. - Arts Academy Berwick Brisbane Gippsland Wimmera
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