Federation University Australia is Victoria's premier regional university, with a heritage of providing high-quality education for over 150 years.
The university offers over 150 courses across a range of subjects, with a particular focus on industry-oriented learning. Courses are offered at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, with additional pathway programs to help students meet English entry requirements, and options for continued professional development.
Federation University is ranked within the top two per cent of universities globally for education (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021), and first in Australia for teaching quality (Good Universities Guide 2021). Students benefit from the smallest average class sizes in the region, and teaching staff are highly qualified. Many have taught overseas and can effectively communicate their expertise to students of all backgrounds.
Living and studying in Australia is a rich and diverse experience. It is a vast multicultural country, and students are ideally placed to explore the sandy beaches of Australia's southern coastline. Federation University has three campuses for international students in the regional areas of Ballarat and Gippsland, as well as a city campus in Melbourne, regularly voted one of the most liveable cities in the world. An additional city campus in vibrant Brisbane, Queensland and international partner providers in China, Hong Kong and Malaysia extends the reach of Federation University's global community. The university supports around 18,000 full-time students, with a lively community of around 2,170 international students.
Federation University is ranked first in Victoria for graduate employment and starting salary, and many students find internship opportunities while studying. The university works closely with industry professionals to ensure that graduates enter the workforce with all the skills and experience necessary to thrive in their chosen careers.