Charles Darwin University (CDU) is an Australian public university with about 22,083 students as of 2011. It was established in 2003 after the merger of Northern Territory University (NTU) of Darwin with the Menzies School of Health Research and Centralian College of Alice Springs, and it was named after Charles Darwin, the celebrated English naturalist.
The university offers a wide range of higher education degrees and vocational education and training courses with flexible study options, including part-time, external and online.
According to Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings of 2015–16, Charles Darwin University is ranked 250–300 in the world and 15th in Australia.It is also ranked 48th in the world in the 2015 Times Higher Education 100 Under 50,making it the youngest university in Australia to make this list.
International student scholarships
We offer an exciting and generous range of scholarships to support international students coming to study at CDU from around the globe. Our scholarships reward high achieving students with outstanding academic achievements and the potential to make a positive contribution. Scholarships are available to study in our undergraduate, postgraduate, research and pathway programs.