Set in a truly unique location of Australia’s modern capital city, UC is a university like no other. Ranked as one of the top 25 student cities in the world, the lifestyle in Canberra is modern, diverse and vibrant.
If you’re looking for a safe and welcoming community, with some of Australia’s most affordable living and a university that focusses on careers for the real world, start your journey at UC.
Embrace a first-class international educational experience with UC and discover where your global career could take you today.
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UC is a young University with a fierce ambition. Our successes have seen us rise to the top 1.2% of all universities globally and be recognised as the fastest rising university in the worldQS 2019 and THE World University Rankings 2019
UC graduates have higher starting salaries and an 89% graduate employment rate.QILT 2018
UC students gain an unbeatable edge by learning from academics with international standing and getting hands-on experience through Work Integrated Learning.
Canberra has plenty of job opportunities within the industries and across the public and private sector.
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Moving to Canberra? We’ve got your accommodation covered! International students enjoy guaranteed on-campus accommodation for the duration of their degrees.
Plus, with UC accommodation prices starting from just $140AUD per week, you can spend your money on more important things, like having life-changing travel experiences.
Have you done well academically? You may be eligible for 10% off your total tuition fee off with our International Merit Scholarship - awarded to all international students with a GPA of 5 out of 7 or 70% or higher.READ MORE
Canberra is considered to be one of Australia’s best kept secrets. With bustling bars and cafes, nature on your doorstep and year-round festivals to suit all tastes, Canberra will keep you entertained. Leave the stress of big city life behind without sacrificing any of the big brand shopping, facilities and culture available in other cities.
Canberra has a supportive, friendly and multicultural community and boasts one of the lowest crime rates of any major Australian city. It’s also one of the most affordable cities for students, beating other international cities with its low accommodation prices and cost of living.
Choosing where and what you study is a big decision. The University of Canberra has a network of international agents who are ready to help you.