University of Canberra

The University of Canberra (UC) is a public research university with its main campus located in Bruce, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory. The campus is within walking distance of Westfield Belconnen, and 8.7 km (5.4 mi) from Canberra's Civic Centre. UC offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses covering five faculties: Health, Art and Design, Business, Government and Law, Education, and Science and Technology.

University of Canberra
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TypePublic
Established1967 (CAE)
1990 (University Status)
ChancellorTom Calma AO[1]
Vice-ChancellorPaddy Nixon[2]
Administrative staff
1,000
Students16,814 [3]
Location, ,
Australia
CampusUrban 296 acres (1.2 km2) (Bruce campus)
ColoursBlue
NicknameUC
AffiliationsASAIHL, New Generation Universities
Websitewww.canberra.edu.au

UC partners with two local ACT schools: UC Senior Secondary College Lake Ginninderra and University of Canberra High School Kaleen. The University of Canberra College provides pathways into university for domestic and international students.[4]