Ranked in the top two per cent of universities worldwide and the top 100 universities under the age of 50*, the University of Canberra (UC) is a high-growth, emerging university that values innovation and collaboration.

UC is a university with a global focus and strong international links, including partnerships with universities around the world. For a young university, UC has already achieved so much. It’s strong emphasis on work-integrated learning gives it’s students valuable experience needed to develop key skills in the workplace.

The University’s teaching is enriched by its research culture that focuses on outcomes that lead to early improvements in the world around us. The two together reflect it’s dynamic, innovative and collaborative intellectual environment.

UC’s graduates are in high demand and many of their 78,000 alumni occupy senior positions in public and private enterprise in Australia and around the world.

*2018 QS World University Rankings, 2017 Times Higher Education Young University Rankings



Top 2 % Universities in the world

2018 Times Higher Education World University Rankings

Top 100 Young Universities Worldwide

30TH in the World Generation Y Universities

2018 Times Higher Education Young University

Top 100 Universities in Asia-Pacific region

2017 Times Higher Education Asia-Pacific University Ranking


Ranked ‘well above world standard’

Ecological applications and environmental science and management

Ranked ‘above world standard’

Genetics, human movement and sport science, nursing, and public health and health services

*Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) 2015


Graduate Employment Postgraduate psychology, law, paralegal and communications

Teaching Quality Postgraduate architecture and built environment

Student Satisfaction Undergraduate tourism, hospitality, personal services and sport and recreation

**QILT 2017

90% Graduate Employment Rate in Australia QILT 2017

LARGEST WIL PROJECT in the history of Australian higher education

CRICOS number: University of Canberra / University of Canberra College #00212K