Charles Darwin University

Charles Darwin University

Darwin , Australia
  • 85
    Acceptance Rate
  • 45
    Available Programs
  • 25000
  • 28000
    Average Cost
  • 80
    Employment Rate
  • Permit


The university offers a wide range of higher education degrees and vocational education and training courses with flexible study options, including part-time, external and online.

In the relatively short space of time, it has developed a reputation as one of the most innovative teaching and learning and most research-intensive universities in Australia and have risen to the ranks of the top 2 percent of world universities in 2015.

Entry requirements

Completion of a qualification deemed equivalent to Australian Year 12 by the University's qualification assessment references. Applicants may also be required to satisfy specific course requirements such as a minimum overall grade score or prerequisite knowledge.

IELTS minimum overall score of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0 or equivalents.

Scholarship & funding

CDU offers a number of prestigious domestic and international scholarships to students every year. These scholarships can assist with fees, living and study expenses. There are also a number of external scholarships students can apply for.


Student life

Charles Darwin University is privileged to educate more than 22,000 students in Australia’s tropical north and central desert regions. The university has all of the advantages of a new generation multi-sector university, including vigour, creativity, flexibility and freedom from the constraints of tradition. Its true character and richness stem from its location in the Northern Territory of Australia.

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