Canberra is home to a number of high-quality institutions. We are also one of the most liveable cities in the world and boast a culture of innovation and creativity.Read more
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Canberra's world-class education and research institutions attract students from across Australia and the world. Join them and find out why we are considered one of the best student cities in the world.
We are consistently named as one of the world’s most liveable cities, and rank as one of the best student cities globally.
Our universities rank among the world’s top 100, with many in Australia’s top 10.
We enjoy a diverse employment market, with the highest average income and lowest unemployment in the nation.
If you want money to help with your living expenses, part-time or casual employment is easy to find.
You'll feel welcome in our safe and inclusive city. Settling in and making friends will be quick and easy.
Our major universities offer new undergraduate students guaranteed accommodation on campus.
Make the most of life while you learn, with a lower cost of living than many other major Australian cities.
International students can access an extra year of post-study work rights.
Enjoy year-round festivals, and world-class arts, culture and entertainment.
The heart of Belconnen is Lake Ginninderra, where you can take a leisurely stroll and see local wildlife including the black swan, rakali and ducks.
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Our quality of life is among the best in the world. We are one of Australia’s most inclusive cities and we boast a jam-packed events calendar of arts, entertainment, night life and sport.Read more