CQUniversity is Australia’s largest regional university (following a recent merger with CQ TAFE) and is one of nation’s most engaged and accessible universities offering hundreds of education and training options from short courses, certificates and diplomas to undergraduate, postgraduate and research higher degrees.
Established in Central Queensland, CQUniversity operates in more than 20 locations throughout many of Australia’s major cities and regional centres. CQUniversity encourages its 35 000+ students from local and global communities to ‘be what they want to be’ by benefiting from the practical and industry aligned courses, positive graduate outcomes and quality support services. CQUniversity’s personalised learning support, collaborative partnerships and award-winning teaching staff provide pathways for people from all walks of life, with a range of different learning options for students to succeed.
A leading provider of distance education, CQUniversity operates dedicated Study Centres and Partner Study Hubs for distance students to access facilities and support in Adelaide, Brisbane, Cairns, Cannonvale, Charters Towers, Emerald, Geralton, Karratha, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney and Townsville.
Local and International students study or train on-campus at locations including Adelaide, Biloela, Brisbane, Bundaberg, Emerald, Gladstone, Mackay, Melbourne, Noosa, Rockhampton, Sydney and Yeppoon.
CQUniversity has also established itself as a research focused university and in the 2012 Excellence in Research Australia rankings the University was rated at or above world standard in the areas of agriculture, applied mathematics, nursing and medical and health sciences.
What’s more, CQUniversity graduates have one of the highest employment rates in the country. More than 90% of CQUniversity graduates with a Bachelor degree find full-time work within four months of finishing uni - almost 10% higher than the national average (Graduate Careers Australia).