Australian National University (ANU) is a world-leading university. It is located on a beautiful campus in Australia’s capital city, Canberra. ANU is the number one university in Australia, and is ranked 24th in the world (QS World University Rankings 2019).
ANU was founded in 1946 by the Australian Government to help advance the country’s international standing. Today, it is one of the world’s top research-intensive centres of higher learning and is one of the best universities in Australia for international students.
The university has five-star ratings for student demand, staff qualifications, student:staff ratio and student retention (Good Universities Guide 2018). Much of the research carried out here is considered to be ‘above’ or ‘well above’ the world standard by the Australian Government.
ANU graduates are in high demand. They progress to become leaders in their home countries and hold influential positions on the world stage.
- ANU is recognised for its distinctive research. The University’s courses and degree programs are among the best in Australia. Find out more >
- The ANU campus is in the heart of Canberra in the Australian Capital Territory. Find out more >