International study at ANU College

ANU College (ANUC) is the English language and academic pathway provider for The Australia National University (ANU). It is one of the top colleges in Australia for international students, ranked #1 in Australia for International Outlook (THE International Outlook Indicator 2018). ANUC helps you adjust to life in Australia and prepares you for success at Australia’s number one university.

ANUC is located on ANU campus in Canberra, the capital of Australia. The College offers a wide range of study opportunities, including Foundation Studies pathways.

International students receive academic and personal support within the college, while also having access to the university’s facilities and services. Guided by expert teachers, you will gain the high levels of academic language and research skills needed to progress to ANU.

Benefits of studying at ANU College

Staff and students talk about what you can expect here on campus, from excellent facilities and campus life to student support and quality teaching.


ANUC commits to complying with the ESOS framework which is comprised of legislative requirements and standards for the quality assurance of education and training institutions offering courses to international students. Learn more about the framework on the Australian Government Department of Education and Training.

Why ANU College

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About ANU

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