Why study at CSU Study Centres?

CSU Study Centres are located in the heart of two of Australia’s most exciting cities – Melbourne and Sydney. 


Charles Sturt University is one of Australia’s leading universities, made up of our city-based Study Centres in Melbourne and Sydney and several campuses located throughout regional Australia and overseas. Our excellent standards in career-focused higher education attract curious students from more than 60 countries around the world, including Australia.

Work-Focused Degrees

CSU has an average graduate employment rate of 85%* among its undergraduate students.

Our undergraduate and postgraduate degrees offer a perfect balance of theory and practice, to thoroughly prepare you for the real world. Working closely with industry and professional groups, we make sure our hands-on courses, in accounting, business and IT, are relevant and useful in today’s global job market.

To enhance the academic side of preparing for a successful career, we provide the following support services to all of our students:

With a degree from CSU, you'll feel ready to tackle the real-life situations and challenges that will inevitably crop up along your career path.

Choose your CSU degree.


*Taken from the Australian Government website myuniversity.gov.au. Refers to Australian national students.

English Language and Academic Pathways to CSU

Worried about meeting the academic or English language entry requirements for your course? 

We can help you get the grades you need. 

Embassy English and Martin, providers of comprehensive pathway programs into CSU Study Centres, are conveniently located on site at our centres in Melbourne and SydneyTransitioning from college to university couldn’t be simpler.

Find out more about academic pathways to CSU.

Find out more about English language pathways to CSU.


Flexible, Friendly and Focused on Your Needs

Begin your CSU degree at a time to suit you. 

Our degree programs allow for flexible entry, with more than one start date available in each academic year. Besides coming away with a degree that is very attractive to potential employers, you'll have a chance to make lifelong friends and networks with students from Australia and across the world.

If you're looking for a welcoming, engaging and rewarding study environment in Australia, CSU Study Centres is the obvious choice.

Quick and Easy Student Visa Processing

CSU is a streamlined visa provider.

What does that mean for you?

If you come to Australia to study at one of the CSU Study Centres, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection will consider you to be a 'lower migration risk', no matter which country you come from. This means your visa application will be dealt with more efficiently. After your CSU degree, you may be eligible to apply for a visa that lets you stay and work in Australia for up to four years.

Find out more about student visas for Australia.

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Interested in applying for one of our work-focused degrees?

Get in touch to find out more.

If you've already decided to study with us, you can apply now.

Find out more about studying in Australia.

Discover our Melbourne and Sydney locations.

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