Australian National University ,Canberra,Australia

  • Canberra,Australia

Australian National University is an open research university, which was established in 1946. It started the undergraduate degree program in 1960 after integrating with the Canberra College. The university was organized into 4 centers, namely School of Physical Sciences, School of Social Science, School of Pacific Science, and School of Medical Research. The university opened its first residence hall in 1954 for the students of postgraduate degree programs and faculty members. ANU is known for its co-curricular and cultural activities which are maintained by the Council of the University.

The campus of the university is spread across 358 acres of land. It is located at the Canberra Acton and is covered with thousands of trees. Also, the campus was ranked 2nd for being the greenest university in Australia. The university comprises of 4 learned societies, namely Academy of Humanities, Academy of Science, Academy of Social Science and Academy of Law. Its library, which holds up to millions of books and research papers, is divided into 6 branches and is open 24x7 for the students and faculty. The university offers a broad range of accommodation choices for students, within a diverse and vibrant community. The students are provided a calm learning environment at the campus.

The university comprises of 7 colleges. All of them are integrated with research and teaching. The academic structure is maintained by the Council operated by 15 members. ANU offers undergraduate degree programs, postgraduate degree programs, and professional degree programs.

Students get the opportunity to choose among the various subjects as per their interest. The list of few of the subjects incl

The campus of the university is spread across 358 acres of land. It is located at the Canberra Acton and is covered with thousands of trees. Also, the campus was ranked 2nd for being the greenest university in Australia. The university comprises of 4 learned societies, namely Academy of Humanities, Academy of Science, Academy of Social Science and Academy of Law. Its library, which holds up to millions of books and research papers, is divided into 6 branches and is open 24x7 for the students and faculty. The university offers a broad range of accommodation choices for students, within a diverse and vibrant community. The students are provided a calm learning environment at the campus.

The university comprises of 7 colleges. All of them are integrated with research and teaching. The academic structure is maintained by the Council operated by 15 members. ANU offers undergraduate degree programs, postgraduate degree programs, and professional degree programs.

Students get the opportunity to choose among the various subjects as per their interest. The list of few of the subjects includes Law & Legal Studies, Arts, Society and Culture, Natural, Physical and Environmental Sciences, Business and Commerce, Health and Medical Studies and Engineering, and Computer Science. In addition, the university is visited by experienced staff and professionals that provide exposure and ample of knowledge to the students.

ANU has a notable list of alumni that includes Jane Halton (Finance Secretary), Lisa Paul (Education Secretary), Don Brash (Former Governor of Reserve Bank of New Zealand), Geoffrey Nettle (Judge at High Court of Australia), Stan Grant (Political Journalist) and Jennifer Robinson (Human Rights Lawyer). 

Year of establishment1946
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Also Known AsANU
Total International Students6496
Endowments ValueAustralian Dollar 1 billion
No.of Campuses1
Yearly Hostel & Meals Expense13052 AUD
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Australian National University Fees

CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
MS(29 Courses)(18 months-2 years)AUD 38.3 K - 47.87 K
MIM(23 Courses)(12-30 months)AUD 38.3 K - 45.96 K
B.E. / B.Tech(9 Courses)(3-4 years)AUD 43.57 K - 46.14 K
MBA/PGDM(1 Courses)(18 months)AUD 43.66 K
B.Sc.(21 Courses)(3 years)AUD 46.14 K - 46.79 K
BBA(11 Courses)(3-4 years)AUD 38.3 K - 46.79 K
M.E./M.Tech(2 Courses)(2 years)AUD 45.96 K
M.A.(2 Courses)(2 years)AUD 42.8 K

Australian National University Scholarships

International Undergraduate Merit Scholarship - Bachelor of Information Technology
Rs. 4,70,172
Computers
International Undergraduate Merit Scholarship - Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
Rs. 4,46,275
Engineering
Narotam Sekhsaria’s Scholarships
Not available
Engineering,Computers,Science + 4 more
K.C. Mahindra Scholarships For Post-Graduate Studies Abroad
Rs. 8,00,000
Engineering,Computers,Science + 4 more

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Australian National University Entry Criteria

CoursesExams
MS(29 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

: 64.0 & Above

MIM(23 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

: 64.0 & Above

B.E. / B.Tech(9 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

: 64.0 & Above

MBA/PGDM(1 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

: 64.0 & Above

B.Sc.(21 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

: 63.0-64.0

BBA(11 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

: 64.0 & Above

M.E./M.Tech(2 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

: 64.0 & Above

M.A.(2 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 80.0 & Above

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On-campus Accommodation

Available

  • University is offering accommodation facility to all the undergraduate and graduate students
  • The residences include both catered as well as self-catered options 
  • Some of its residence halls are- Bruce Hal, Graduate House, Fenner Hall, JohnXXIII College, etc.
  • Each residence hall comes with all the facilities needed like desks, wardrobe, chairs, single bed, mattress, mattress protector, pillow and pillow protector, centrally heated, washing machines & dryers, and much more 
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University House- $251/week for 52 weeks
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Off-campus Accommodation

Available

  • The average rent is 750 to 850 AUD/month
  • The residence type includes studio apartments, 3 bedroom apartments, 4 bedroom apartments and shared apartments
  • Common facilities in student housing include a public study room with a library, gym, pool table, vending machines, coin laundry, secure undercover car park and covered bicycle storage
  • There is a communal laundry located in the basement of the apartments

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Studying Australia Details
Average 1st Year Tuition Cost
BE/Btech INR 21.9 L
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MS INR 22.9 L
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MIM INR 21.8 L
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BSc INR 22.9 L
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BBA INR 20.3 L
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MEng INR 24.1 L
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MBA INR 21.9 L
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MArch INR 22.8 L
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MA INR 19.3 L
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MDes INR 19.6 L
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BHM INR 17.9 L
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MEM INR 24.2 L
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MASc INR 17.7 L
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MBBS INR 32.5 L
Average Hostel & Meals Expense

INR 6.5 L (based on 83 colleges listed on Studyabroad.shiksha.com)

Average Admission Exam ScoresTOEFL: 79
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IELTS: 6.5
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PTE: 57
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GRE: 305
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GMAT: 590
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SAT: 264
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Australian National University (ANU) FAQs

Q. Where is ANU ranked globally?

A. ANU is ranked #1 in Australia, and #30 in the world by the QS World University Rankings (2023) #2 in Australia, and #54 in the world by Times Higher Education Rankings (2022). Get more details at: Australian National University Ranking

Q. Is it hard to get admission to ANU?

A. Yes, with an acceptance rate of 35%, Australian National University admissions are highly competitive. There is also subject to fulfilling the admission requirements.

Q. Which is better ANU or University of Melbourne?

A. In 2022 world rankings, both schools score extremely well in QS's global academic reputation survey - the University of Melbourne ranks ahead of ANU, at joint #34 in the world, compared to ANU's #17 ranking place.

Q. Is Australian National University free for international students?

A. International students are required to pay full tuition fees (International Student Fees – ISF) in order to study at Australian National University and are not subsidised by the Australian Government.

Q. How many courses are offered in which areas of study at Australian National University?

A. There are over 200+ courses offered at Australian National University offered in the following areas of study:
  • Engineering & Computer Science
  • Business & Commerce
  • Arts, Society & Culture
  • Law & Legal Studies
  • Natural, Physical & Environmental Science
  • Health & Medical Science
Get more information at: Australian National University Courses

Q. Where are the campuses of ANU located?

A. Australian National University's campuses are located in Acton, Canberra and New South Wales along with one in the Northern Territory of Australia.

Q. Which are the top industries where ANU graduates are hired?

A. As per the placement data of 2016 of ANU, the following industries hired the corresponding percentage of graduates:
  • Legal Service: 11%
  • State Govt Admin: 9%
  • Higher Education: 8%
  • Central Govt Admin: 7%
  • Public Administration: 4%
Fore more information check: Australian National University Placements

Q. How many academic colleges function at Australian National University?

A. There are 7 academic colleges functioning at the Australian National University namely - College of Law, Science, Busness & Economics, Arts & Social Sciences, Asia & the Pacific, etc.

Q. What is the tuition fee for international students studying at Australian National University?

A. The tuition fee for international students studying at ANU is given in the table below:
Band Fee per 48 units Fee per unit (rounded to nearest AUD 10)
1 AUD 39,870 AUD 830
2 AUD 42,560 AUD 890
3 AUD 45,360 AUD 950
4 AUD 47,940 AUD 1,000
5 AUD 50,630 AUD 1,050
6 AUD 53,330 AUD 1,110

Q. How can undergraduate and postgraduate aspirants apply for ANU admissions?

A. Students aspiring to apply for ANU admissions for either undergraduate or postgraduate can apply online through the University website.

Q. What all supporting documents are required to be attached with the ANU application?

A. ANU admission application requires supporting documents like - LORs, transcripts, ELP scores, official translations of marksheets or scorecards if needed and standardised test scores.
Location
University CityCanberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Size of cityMedium
Population of City4,03,468
Wikipedia Linkhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canberra

Contact Details

Address

Acton ACT 2601, Canberra, Australia
Canberra ( Australian Capital Territory)

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Email

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