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Why choose CDU?

  • Top 100 university globally for quality education

    According to the Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings 2020

  • #4 Australian university for undergraduate employment outcomes

    According to The Good Universities Guide 2023 CDU ranks as a leader for undergraduate employment outcomes

  • 30 years' experience in distance and online education

    We have what it takes to support flexible study

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  • A Purple House patient creates ceramic art at CDU.

    Exhibition showcases art’s healing power in Alice Springs

    The healing power of art is reflected in an exhibition of First Nations ceramic works originating from a new collaboration, which co-mingles visual art education and well-being activities for Purple House dialysis patients in Alice Springs. 

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  • New Northern institute Director Professor Kim Humphery plans to focus on what the institute does best by championing collaborative research.

    New Director encourages collaborators to share in Northern Institute research successes

    The new Director of Charles Darwin University’s (CDU) Northern Institute wants to build on the successes that it has had over the past decade.

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  • A Charles Darwin University (CDU) researcher will reignite the spark of conversation about the 2019-2020 Black Summer wildfires, and their impacts on biodiversity, at a major ecological conference this week.

    CDU expert delivers warning about dystopian future after Black Summer bushfires

    A Charles Darwin University (CDU) researcher will reignite the spark of conversation about the impact of the 2019-2020 Black Summer wildfires at a major ecological conference this week.

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We are a research-intensive university with a commitment to building collaborative, co-designed research support. Concentrated within the central unit of Research and Innovation, we provide high-quality support and administration of research and consultancy projects, from conception to completion.

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