The Australian National University (ANU) has a distinct national and global mission, and a reputation that places it among the finest universities in the world.
ANU is ranked as Australia’s leading university and 22nd globally by the QS World University Rankings 2016-17.
ANU’s programs in politics and in development studies are rated in the world’s top ten subjects, while economics, sociology, social policy and geography are ranked as number 1 in Australia and amongst the world’s best.
With the highest percentage of staff with a PhD in Australia and the country’s lowest student-to-staff ratio, ANU students have real access to some of the world’s leading academics.
One semester load: 24 units
Minimum course enrolment for exchange students: 4 courses
Course Finder Website: http://programsandcourses.anu.edu.au/
Restricted Programs and other academic requirements: See attached fact sheet
1. NUMBER OR SEMESTER PLACEMENTS
2017-2018 Spring Semester: 2
2. DEADLINE FOR NOMINATION
Semester 1: 1 March
Semester 2: 1 October
3. DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION
Semester 1: 1 April
Semester 2: 1 November
4. LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS
IELTS: Overall score of 6.5 with at least 6 in each component
TOEFL: 80 (internet) 570(paper)
ANU will email application instructions directly to the students after the nomination round closes.
Students need to upload the following supporting documents and bring the original or certified copies with them to Australia:
A. Colour scan of the student’s passport;
B. Colour scan of original transcript from at least one year of completed study at your home institution;
C. Proof of English Proficiency
Students must accept their offer and scan and email their acceptance form back to ANU by the deadline along with payment of their Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC).
OSHC is a private health care arrangement, which helps cover the cost of medical treatments and is a student visa condition (Condition 8501). ANU organises OSHC on behalf of all incoming international students through Allianz Global Assistance
For undergraduate exchange students, ANU accommodation is guaranteed if they apply by the deadline: http://www.anu.edu.au/study/accommodation/how-to- apply-for-student-accommodation
Note: Please to apply for a accommodation as soon as possible when you have made your application to ANU. Please ensure they are aware of the range in fees, conditions and contract dates.
All Exchange and Study Abroad students MUST obtain an Australian Non Award Student Visa (sub-class 575) before arriving in Australia. Further information on visa regulations may be accessed at the following website: www.immi.gov.au.
ANU Global Programs
Global Programs and Engagement
The Australian National University
Unit 1/25 Childers Street, Canberra ACT 2601, Australia
E: firstname.lastname@example.org (inbound to ANU)
T: +61 2 6125 7857