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The Return of International Students to Australia

Charles Darwin University (CDU) welcomes the Australian Federal Government's announcement that fully vaccinated international students will be allowed to enter Australia from 1 December 2021 without seeking a travel exemption. We are excited to welcome international students back into our campuses and communities. We have greatly missed their valuable contributions to the Northern Territory (NT) and beyond.

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Our achievements

  • 5-star rating for employment and starting salaries

    The Good Universities Guide 2021 awards CDU five stars for its undergrad and postgrad outcomes

  • #1 Australian university for postgraduate employment outcomes

    The Good Universities Guide 2022 ranks CDU as the leader for postgraduate employment outcomes

  • #2 for undergrad starting salaries

    According to the Good Universities Guide 2021

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Events for future students

Study in Australia

  • Yulila Shche walking to class

    Study in Darwin

    Darwin is a unique tropical city in northern Australia famous for its multiculturalism, spectacular natural scenery, markets, Indigenous culture, and fascinating history. 

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  • CDU nursing student in front of the Sydney Harbour Bridge holding a laptop

    Study in Sydney

    Sydney is Australia’s biggest city and is located on the east coast of New South Wales. The city is famous for the iconic Sydney Opera House and Bondi Beach. Learn more about studying in Sydney at CDU. 

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  • Alice Springs Campus 2020

    Study in Alice Springs

    Alice Springs, located in the heart of our country, has most facilities you will find in any urban area of Australia, including shopping, sight-seeing, cultural immersion and entertainment.

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Your CDU student experience

  • Shuanghon at Mindil Beach Markets

    Study Abroad and Exchange

    Explore Australia’s most unique environments while studying inspiring and innovative courses with Charles Darwin University (CDU).

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  • MBA student Ellie holding book on campus

    CDU Global

    As a truly international university with over 2,000 international students from 70 countries, our students and staff and academic and research endeavours are globally connected and respected.

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    Current international students

    The international support team aims to offer the highest level of support to the international students at CDU, to help make your experience the best it can be. Learn more about support you can access. 

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