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    Studying off-campus but still in the action: Meet Sushan

    Sushan is part of the first generation of his family to receive a formal education and to go to university. His dreams of studying an MBA in Australia were almost lost when the COVID-19 pandemic hit. With CDU, Sushan has been able to study and build a community in Australia without leaving his home in Nepal.

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  • Jessica Lacey with nursing colleagues at Howard Springs

    From soccer star to nursing degree: Jessica's story

    A knee injury forced A-grade soccer star Jessica to reassess her future. A suggestion from her grandparents led to an online nursing degree at CDU, and now she’s kicking goals in a totally new career.

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  • Engineering student Johanna Luck

    Johanna's building an engineering career in the Territory

    After travelling around Australia on her gap year, Johanna decided to study engineering at CDU instead of going back home to Germany. She’s now working for a global engineering company in Darwin while finishing her degree.

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  • CDU student Matt North studying on his laptop with his wife next to him

    6 ways to find support for your studies

    If there’s one thing we hear from students time and again, it’s that support makes or breaks their study experience. Uncover the different ways you can stay motivated, focused and on-track with your studies.

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  • Yulila Sche at casuarina campus

    The "magic potion" for a new life: Yuliia's story

    When Yuliia first moved to Australia from Europe, she was forced to overcome many challenges. It was studying at Charles Darwin University that gave her a new lease on life and  helped her to regain her confidence in the workforce.

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  • Joelene and Darcy Hertel

    How I study with kids: CDU mums share their tips

    As the saying goes, 'if you need something done, ask a busy mum'. And it's certainly true of CDU students that are mums studying an online degree with kids at home. Here, four students - who are also mums - share their top tips and insights on making time for study.

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  • CDU nursing student at her locker in a hospital

    A quick step into nursing with an online degree: Meet Michelle

    As a busy mum and trained dancer, Michelle never dreamed that a different career would be possible. But CDU changed all that. Waltzing through a flexible online nursing degree, she's is now dancing to a different tune working as a nurse.

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  • CDU student Matt North studying on his laptop in a park

    Online teaching degree with "loads" of prac: Meet Matt

    After finishing school without a HSC, Matt thought his dreams of becoming a teacher were dashed. But, thanks to a free bridging program, flexible online study and “loads of practical” through a teaching degree at Charles Darwin University, he’s set to return to school in his mid-20s.

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  • International student Heather Wong

    Heather's charter flight story: From online to on campus

    When COVID-19 struck, international student Heather was at home in China. She was preparing to study a Master's degree in accounting at CDU in Darwin when borders closed. Heather did not give in; instead, she started studying online.  

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