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CDU proposes restructure to balance budget, unify VET and HE, allow for future growth

CDU is seeking feedback on a draft Change Proposal to unify Vocational Education and Training and Higher Education across the university. The draft proposal provides $10m in savings through financial efficiencies across the university and positions CDU for growth - with better pathways for more VET students.

World Turtle Day

Territory tales to celebrate turtle day

A series of short videos on turtles from the Territory including the story of “Bubbles”, a critically endangered Hawksbill, who was rescued in the waters off Gove, will go live this weekend to celebrate World Turtle Day on Saturday, 23 May.


Dr Richard Bowen

CDU wins job to deliver new skills to Territorians

Charles Darwin University will play the lead in improving the language, literacy, numeracy and digital skills of Territorians for the next four years after winning “preferred provider” status for a significant Australian Government deed.


HE short courses

CDU responds to COVID-19 short course demand

Charles Darwin University has responded to the recently announced Higher Education Relief Package with a suite of low-cost higher education short-course options aimed at helping support Australians impacted by COVID-19 to emerge with a new qualification. 

The Administrator

CDU to mark alumni success stories

Charles Darwin University will recognise the success and innovation of past graduates in its newly established Alumni Awards, with nominations now open.

PhD candidate Veronica Toral-Granda

Research identifies pathways of alien arrivals

More than 1600 alien species have found their way to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Galápagos Islands threatening native wildlife, research reveals.

David Young, Simon Maddocks, Andrew Everett

CDU signs agreement with new Chinese partner

A teleconference signing ceremony sealing a partnership between Charles Darwin University and Guangzhou University has taken place today, Monday, 18 May.

VET short courses

CDU offers free VET short courses to Territorians

Territorians now have access to a range of free short courses to help them emerge from the COVID-19 outbreak with new skills, thanks to the partnership between Charles Darwin University and the Northern Territory Government

David Ompong and Adam Turley

Science kit unlocks the secret of light

A kaleidoscope of light and colour is on offer to Territorians to celebrate the International Day of Light, thanks to science kits available through a partnership between Inspired NT and Charles Darwin University.

Nicole Silveira and Aman Kathed

NT students take on Sydneysiders in online comp

International House Darwin residents at Charles Darwin University have thrown down the gauntlet to their Sydney counterparts in a hotly contested virtual competition.

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