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International students

At the University of Canberra (UC) our focus is your professional preparation and success.  We take pride in helping you become a confident and knowledgeable professional who is ready to take on the challenges of the workplace, no matter where you come from or where you are going.

Who is an international student

You are an international student if:

  • you are a citizen of any country other than Australia or New Zealand
  • you do not hold an Australian permanent visa.

The UC difference

Students attending the University of Canberra:

  • Achieve high academic standards
  • Benefit from strong student support systems
  • Have access to flexible pathway programs provided through UC College
  • Can receive english language preparation services
  • Enjoy a relatively small yet diverse university with a friendly welcoming community
  • Benefit from industry-engaged teaching as part of most of our courses
  • Can access highly qualified, friendly and approachable staff
  • Can choose from a wide range of courses, including double degrees and elective units to enhance career opportunities
  • Study in World class facilities.

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