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We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the ACT, the Ngunnawal people and recognise any other people or families with connection to the lands of the ACT and region.

Enjoy life while you study in Australia's education capital

Canberra boasts so much more than Australia's top-ranking education institutions. Our vibrant, young city offers you an easy lifestyle as well as great job prospects.

Why study in Canberra

Join the eclectic mix of people who call Canberra home. Mingle with other students from around Australia and the world. Take advantage of close access to researchers, scientists, artists, leaders and athletes and more.

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Living in Canberra

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.

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Working in Canberra

Private industry, government and education intersect in Canberra, giving you a host of career opportunities. We have the highest average income and lowest unemployment rate in the country.

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All our major educational institutions, Government and many non-government organisations offer scholarships to help you cover some of your costs.

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Planning your arrival

Once you’ve decided to study in Canberra it’s time to plan for your move. Read up on everything you need to know about getting settled and exploring your new city.

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