CQUniversity Australia

CQUniversity Australia

Top reasons to study here

  • CQUniversity is proud to be recognised as Australia’s most inclusive university.
  • With locations all over Australia, CQUniversity is the perfect hub to travel around the country while studying an internationally recognised qualification.
  • CQUniversity is a vibrant and multicultural place to study with students from over 115 countries.

PhD Programmes

Education & Training (3)
Humanities (1)



Originally founded in Rockhampton in 1967, it now has more than 30,000 students spread across 24 campuses and locations Australia-wide and is regarded within the sector as Australia’s most inclusive and engaged university. 


The University delivers more than 300 education and training offerings, from short courses and certificates, through to undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees. 

Study areas include 

  • Allied Health
  • Business and Accounting
  • Creative, Performing and Visual Arts
  • Digital Media, Communication and Arts
  • Education, Teaching and Childcare
  • Engineering, Built Environment and Aviation
  • English and Study Pathways  
  • Information Systems and Technology
  • Law, Criminology and Justice
  • Nursing, Paramedicine and Health
  • Psychology, Social Work and Community Services
  • Safety Sciences
  • Science, Environment and Agriculture
  • Service Industries
  • Trades 
CRICOS Provider Code: 00219C


  • At CQUniversity we pride ourselves not only on delivering outstanding research outcomes, but on welcoming students to be a part of a research community where you can share in knowledge, techniques, skills and experience.
  • At CQUni the support offered by our supervisors is second-to-none, meaning you won’t be alone on your research journey but will have strong guidance to help you develop and achieve success. Be inspired and discover the stories of just some of the world-class researchers and students involved in our Research Higher Degree program.


At CQUniversity, students have access to a range of career and leadership opportunities for both personal and professional growth. That's why CQUniversity graduates are some of the most sought after in Australia. 

University Ranking

QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
601 -10
591 10
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
801 -200
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
1101 -165
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.


Housing services

CQUniversity offers some of the best facilities in Australia:

  • Eight world-class research centres and institutes
  • Modern teaching spaces, labs, libraries and leisure facilities
  • Onsite training facilities including an engineering precinct, allied health clinic, music conservatorium, forensic crash lab and training restaurants
  • Well-equipped prayer and worship spaces
  • Off-campus student accommodation in Brisbane provided by our partner StudentOne
  • On-campus student residences in Mackay and Rockhampton.  

Library services

CQUniversity Library provides a wide range of online resources and services, so wherever you are you can access the library at anytime.

Medical services

CQUniversity Health Clinics are located in Rockhampton, Mackay, and Sydney, offering physiotherapy, podiatry, and chiropractic services. Clinics are available to CQUniversity staff and students as well as the general public.

Student Life

Campus life

  • CQUniversity has campuses located in metropolitan cities ranked among the best for students and regional centres that are gateways to some of the world’s most spectacular landmarks. You can choose a campus that best suits you or mix campuses to see more of Australia. We have 14 campuses for international students.
  • Be at the centre of CQUniversity life by experiencing the benefits of living on-campus.
  • Remove the stress as you transition into university with affordable accommodation at CQUniversity Mackay Ooralea and CQUniversity Rockhampton North.
  • Student Residences are located within walking distance from campus and provide safe, secure  living for students looking to study in a supportive environment.  

Sports facilities

  • Sport and Recreation plays a large part in the student experience at CQUniversity. Not only is CQUni a member of Australian University Sport (AUS), there is also a mixture of gym and sporting facilities available to students at the Rockhampton North, Bundaberg, and Mackay campuses. 

Student clubs

  • At CQUniversity, students have access to a range of career and leadership opportunities for both personal and professional growth. That's why CQUniversity graduates are some of the most sought after in Australia. 

Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia


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