Australian National University

About Australian National University

ANU is a world-leading university in Australia’s capital city, Canberra. Our location points to our unique history, ties to the Australian Government and special standing as a resource for the Australian people.

Our focus on research as an asset, and an approach to education, ensures our graduates are in demand the world-over for their abilities to understand, and apply vision and creativity to addressing complex contemporary challenges.

Ranked first in Australia and 19th in the world (QS World University Rankings 2015/16)

Ranked first in Australia and in the top 25 globally for 15 out of 36 subjects (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2016)

Ranked first in Australia and 25th in the world for international outlook (Times

Higher Education International Outlook Indicator 2015/16)

Ranked first in Australia for graduate employability (Emerging Global Employability Survey 2015)

You’ll find ANU in the inner-city suburb of Acton, Canberra in the ACT. But we also have other campuses in the ACT, NSW and the NT that house some extraordinary facilities that help support our teaching, learning and research.

There are lots of universities to choose from, but only one ANU. Visit our website and see why we're different, and why we consistently rank among the top universities, not just in Australia but also around the world.

Discover what we mean by research-led education. Explore our study programs, including our world-leading flexible double degrees that let you combine passions and interests. Imagine immersing yourself in your studies overseas with help from an ANU travel grant. Reflect on a holistic approach to learning that gives you the tools and opportunities to create your own future.


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    Australian National University, Acton, Canberra, 2601

    Telephone: +61 2 6125 5111
    Email: [email protected]

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