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Why choose CDU

  • Top 100 university in the Asia Pacific

    According to the Times Higher Education Asia-Pacific University Rankings 2019

  • #2 Australian university for graduate employment outcomes

    The Good Universities Guide 2022 ranks CDU 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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  • Why now is the right time to further your education

    Why now is the right time to further your education

    Whether for professional development or to reach that lofty state of self-actualisation, there has never been a better time to further your education...

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    Life and wellbeing

    At CDU we’re committed to giving you the support you need when you need it. Find out where to go if you’re having trouble with your course work, want someone to talk to or need help navigating uni life. We offer all kinds of support to help you stay happy, healthy and achieve your study goals. 

     
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  • CDU student with a laptop looking confident

    Flexible study options

    Whatever your motivation is, we can guide you in the right direction. With on-campus, online, part-time and full-time study options, you'll have the flexibility and support to do it your way.

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Study pathways

At CDU, there is a study pathway for everyone. Explore our course and student types, admission requirements and pathways to study so you can apply with confidence.

Launch into your new world of study with confidence

  • Indigenous students at ACIKE

    How to choose between a certificate, diploma and other qualifications

    Certificate, Diploma, Bachelor, Honours, Master... If you know you’d like to study a certain subject, but aren't sure about the different courses, qualification levels and what they all mean, then read on!

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    Financial support for study: What help can I get?

    Beginning or returning to study can have huge rewards in terms of improving your quality of life and income potential once qualified, but like anything worthwhile, it takes time and money to get there. There is help out there for you.  

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  • Top three FAQs from future uni students

    Top three FAQs from future uni students

    Finding out all the answers to your questions about studying at university can seem a little daunting, but don’t let that stand in the way of achieving your goals. Check out the answers to the top three questions we’re asked by prospective students, like you.

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