The University of Canberra (UC) features a combination of high quality programs and a beautiful campus located in Australia’s capital city. With current student population of over 10,000, some 1,480 are international students from over 80 countries in Europe, North and South America, the Pacific, Asia, and Africa.
The University of Canberra offers quality, career oriented programs with a strong focus on academic excellence. Combine our fantastic courses with a compact, vibrant campus and lively residence life and you’ll see why students from around the world choose to study abroad at the University of Canberra.
At University of Canberra, classes are offered through the School of Business and Government, School of Creative Communication, School of Design andArchitecture, School of Education and Community Studies, School of Health Sciences, School of Information Sciences & Engineering, School of Languages, International Studies and Tourism, School of Law, School of Professional Communication, and the School of Resource, Environmental & Heritage Sciences.
Canberra is a vibrant university city with a huge student population, due to the numerous universities and technical colleges located there. As a result, the city has much to offer students, from lively pub and café cultures, live music venues, cheap eats, and a flourishing local arts community. Local and national film festivals rub shoulders with art, writing, theatre and dance, and many events are free or discounted for students.
Canberra is an ideal base to explore Australia. The South Coast is only 1.5 hours drive from Canberra where you will find magnificent beaches, lakes and rivers. The area encompasses a range of National Parks and State Forests where there is great camping and hiking away from the crowds. The clubs and restaurants of Melbourne, and Sydney’s city beaches and harbor views are also easily accessible from Canberra, thanks to frequent bus services between the three cities. The Australian Alps or Snowy Mountains are just a two-hour drive.
Studying abroad at University of Canberra in Australia is available as a semester abroad program in the Fall or Spring semesters or for a full academic year abroad.