Charles Darwin University (CDU) is an Australian public university. The University offers a wide range of Higher Education degrees and Vocational Education and Training courses.
CDU is one of seven members of Australia's Innovative Research Universities network, which involves members directing knowledge, capabilities and resources to enhance the outcomes of higher education.
According to Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings of 2011-12, Charles Darwin University is ranked 309th in the world. It is also found in the Top Oceania Universities 2011-12 list prepared by Times Higher Education (THE).
Charles Darwin University (CDU) is a research intensive dual sector public university with a long history in the Northern Territory of Australia. CDU has approximately 22,000 students, enrolled in VET, Higher Education and Research courses throughout Australia, including 7 campuses across the Northern Territory, Melbourne and Sydney. More than eight hundred international students from 55 different countries study at the Casuarina campus in Darwin.
CDU Melbourne is located in the central business district close to public transport, shops and cafes and restaurants. CDU and Australian Technical & Management College (ATMC) are working in partnership to provide international students with a high quality education. Students can be confident of the quality of their CDU degree courses; the curriculum, structure, teaching, academic standards and assessment of these courses are the same as in the main CDU campus in Darwin. Students enrolled in the CDU degree courses will be taught by experienced and academically qualified teaching staff appointed by ATMC and approved by CDU. Students will graduate with a degree awarded by the University in accordance with the University’s rules and regulations.
All applications for admission to CDU Melbourne are processed in accordance with the University’s admission policies, processes and entry standards as outlined in this Prospectus and on the CDU website. Students will be enrolled as CDU students and entitled to all the concomitant rights and obligations of a CDU student and subject to all CDU policies and procedures for admission, enrolment, progression, assessment, complaints management, student services and student satisfaction surveys.
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