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With more than 150 years of educational heritage, ACU is a publicly funded Australian university
that welcomes students of all religious and cultural backgrounds. With campuses in six Australian
cities*, ACU offers internationally recognised qualifications and the opportunity to experience the
best of Australian life, both socially and academically.
Connected: Enrolled students receive
free internet access through ACU’s wired
and wireless networks. The ACU Library
also participates in reciprocal borrowing
schemes that allow students to borrow
from other universities across Australia.
Welcoming: ACU is a great place to meet
people and have new experiences. Our
campuses and class sizes are small, so
students won’t get lost in the crowd.
Travel the world: ACU is globally
connected. We have relationships with
more than 130 universities and educational
institutions around the world. More than
400 ACU students go overseas each year as
part of their ACU degree.
Multicultural: We welcome students
of all beliefs and backgrounds. We have
over 30,000 students, representing 98
nationalities, who come from various
religious and cultural backgrounds. We are
committed to providing equal access to
education for all.
Choice of study location: ACU
international students can choose to
study in five of the most exciting cities in
Australia — Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney,
Canberra and Ballarat.
Affordable: ACU is one of the most
affordable institutions in Australia. We offer
you an excellent return on your investment.
ACU has extensive experience in the
support of international students, and our
support begins from the moment you arrive
in Australia with our airport pick-up service.
We have a dedicated team of international
student advisers who can provide
information on enrolment, accommodation,
finance and student visas.
Qualified counsellors are available at each
campus to offer free, confidential advice on
Career development services and career
advisers are available on each campus to
assist students with personal career goals.
We offer excellent degree programs in a
number of disciplines. These include:
• accounting and finance
• business information systems and IT
• business and marketing
• education and teaching
• exercise/sports science
• global studies and international
• human resource management
• management (MBA)
• nursing and physiotherapy
• occupational therapy and speech
• philosophy and theology
• public health
• social/youth work
• visual arts and design.
*Adelaide: currently not offering
ACU is committed to providing equal
access to education for all and providing an
experience that will empower students to
think critically, ethically and to bring about
change in their communities and professions.
The ACU advantage
Modern university, strong tradition:
We are the largest Catholic university
in the English-speaking world and are
ranked in the world’s top 10 per cent
by the University Ranking by Academic
ACU students are in demand: 93 per cent
of our students get a job within four months
of graduation (Graduate Destination Survey
2014). We are highly ranked by The Good
Universities Guide 2014 for getting a
full-time job, graduate starting salary, staff
qualifications and cultural diversity, assuring
you a high-quality academic and social
Reputation: Not only are we Australia’s
largest educator of nurses and teachers,
but we also have leading criminal lawyers,
recognised business professionals and
international artists amongst our academic
staff. We are also home to multiple research
institutes and are committed to the ongoing
training of outstanding researchers.
Career ready: With close links to
industry, our undergraduate courses give
students opportunities to undertake work
placements, internships or volunteering
programs while studying.
Please contact: ACU International Admissions Office
Mail: 42 Edward Street, North Sydney,
New South Wales, 2060 AUSTRALIA
AUSTrAlIAn CATHOlIC UnIvErSITy
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