University of Canberra
The University of Canberra is a public university that is located in Bruce, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory.
UC offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses covering six main learning areas: Applied Science; Health; Art and Design; Business, Government and law; Education and Information Sciences and Engineering. As of 2014, the university also offers its degrees at the Holmesglen Institute of TAFE, Metropolitan South Institute of TAFE, Northern Sydney Institute of TAFE and South Western Sydney Institute of TAFE.
UC partners with two local ACT schools UC Senior Secondary College Lake Ginninderra and University of Canberra High School. The University of Canberra College also provides pathways into university for domestic and international students.
The campus is within walking distance of Westfield Belconnen, and 12 minutes by regular bus service or car from Canberra’s Civic Centre.
- The Good Universities Guide awarded the University of Canberra the maximum ‘Five Stars for graduates getting a job’ and ‘Five Stars for graduate outcomes in 2013
- Ranked 7th in Australia for Good Teaching and graduates going on to further study, and 6th for Graduate Employability
- Small class sizes and moderate tuition fees
- Specialises in professional education and applied research