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Southern Cross University, Australia…

Have you every wondered how exciting it is to study in an educational institution that has achieved 5-star ranking across a number of study areas? Have you thought of studying in such an institution? If yes, then it’s sure that you will like this information we are going to share with you.

Today, we are going to discuss about Southern Cross University (SCU) that itself is an epitome of educational excellence. SCU is an Australian public university established in the  year 1994. SCU is ranked in the top 100 young universities in the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. The university has campuses at Lismore and Coffs in northern New South Wales and at Coolangatta.

Talking about the University’s past, the initial institution to Southern Cross University was the Lismore Teacher’s College which started operation on 23 February 1970. On September 1, 1971, the Lismore Teacher’s College became a College of Advanced Education under the Higher Education Act, 1969. The institution was soon renamed to Northern Rivers College of Advanced Education in 1973. It was after 20 years that Southern Cross University was established in 1994.

Recently, in the year 2019, a new health sciences building was opened at the Coffs Harbour campus funded from the Australian Government’s Community  Development Grants program. Moving further, the university is governed by a Council. The Council is responsible for the management of the University’s affairs. The major academic body providing advice to Council on academic matters is the Academic Board. The Council overall has 15 members

Talking about the University’s campuses, the university has Campuses in

  • The Gold Coast
  • Coffs Harbour
  • Lismore

Also, the university has branch campuses  in  Sydney, Melbourne and Perth.


Coming to the Areas of Study, the university offers wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs. The list includes.

  • Arts and Social Sciences
  • Business and Tourism
  • Environment,    Science    and Engineering
  • Education
  • Health and Human Sciences
  • Law and Justice

As of 2019, about 20,500 students are enrolled in the programs mentioned above. It is not only the academics, the University also gives utmost importance to health and fitness of it’s students and usually holds events that include various sports so that the physical and mental well- being of students can be ensured.

SCU  had  always  been  and will continue to be one of the preferred educational destinations for international students and the proof for this is that the institution has received 5 star rating from students. Moreover, it is rated ‘at world standard’ or above in 24 research areas by Excellence in Research. It is also ranked number    1    in    Australia    for international  student  support for the third consecutive year. The university  welcomes international students     with open arms and ensure that their learning process within the campus is enjoyable and worth remembering…

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