University Study in Australia: James Cook University
About University Study in Australia: James Cook University
Australia's varied landscape, cultural diversity and rich history offer something for everyone. If you are looking for beach or desert, bustling cities or quaint towns, Australia has it. With campuses in two attractive coastal cities, James Cook University provides a great academic base from which to explore the Great Barrier Reef, tropical rainforest and outback.
Study at James Cook University, one of Australia's top research universities, highly regarded for its excellence in tropical research, marine science and environmental science. You will find top-notch facilities, qualified staff, excellent support and smaller classes at James Cook. The main campuses are located in Townsville and Cairns.
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Faculty & Staff
James Cook University has staff available to provide orientation, on-site support and advising to help you adjust to a new educational system and integrate into campus life.
Housing & Meals
Choose between on- and off-campus housing accommodations. Meal plans vary by housing option.
Students studying at James Cook University will:
- augment their cross-cultural understanding through interaction with Australian and international students and community members;
- experience Australian and international perspectives on academic disciplines through direct enrollment at the Australian host university;
- and enhance their intentionality through independent, though supported, living and learning opportunities.
Excursions & Social Activities
The International Student Centre staff organize excursions during orientation week.