Charles Darwin University

Charles Darwin University (CDU) is an Australian public university with a main campus in Darwin and eight satellite campuses in some metropolitan and regional areas. It was established in 2003 after the merger of Northern Territory University, the Menzies School of Health Research, and Centralian College.

Charles Darwin University
Established2003 (2003)
ChancellorPaul Henderson[1]
Vice-ChancellorScott Bowman[2]
Administrative staff
1,366 (2018)
Students20,124 (2018)
Location, ,
CampusMultiple sites: metropolitan, regional, and online.
Named afterCharles Darwin

CDU is a member of the group of seven Innovative Research Universities in Australia, and offers academic degrees as well as vocational education.