Your pathway to the University of Canberra (UC) College

At UC College we are committed to making quality university education accessible to everyone.

We specialise in preparing both Australian and international students for study at the University of Canberra.

Our pathway programs can help you achieve your education goals whether you need to:

  • improve your English language skills;
  • improve your study skills; and/or
  • learn specific knowledge to enter a University of Canberra degree.

Domestic student programs

International student programs

UCC English Language Centre (UCCELC)

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Course Delivery - 2023

Offshore Students Commencing Study at UC College in 2023

As a result of some travel restrictions, students who are currently offshore and seeking to commence their studies at UC College in 2023 will be required to commence their studies via remote delivery. All students will be required to obtain the necessary visa in order to continue the course in Canberra.

Onshore Students Commencing Study at UC College in 2023

We welcome all students back to studying with us on campus face to face. Please see any updates to our guidelines in regards to social distancing and masks here: https://www.canberra.edu.au/coronavirus-advice.

Orientation Dates

To ensure the safety of our students, staff, and the community, the orientation session will be held on campus and if you are unable to attend the orientation, please contact us at UC College reception. More details about the orientation session will be sent to you via email when it get closer to the starting date.

For orientation dates please visit the link and select your program.


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