At Edith Cowan University, we provide the ideal learning environment for people who want to reach their potential. We will equip you with the confidence and practical skills to deal with whatever challenges are thrown your way, making you highly relevant and valued as an employee, no matter where you are in the world.

So, if you are looking for a supportive and flexible environment in which to achieve your dreams, you have come to the right place.


We work with many partners around the world to ensure that ECU has a positive profile and to encourage international students to choose ECU and Perth as their study abroad destination. We work closely with a wide range of teaching, research and administrative staff within ECU to ensure that international activities are effectively managed for the university.

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Study in Australia

Located in Western Australia (WA), Perth has gained global recognition for its low unemployment rate, healthy economy, and dedication to ongoing, state-of-the-art development of science and technology. WA offers a truly authentic Australian experience, offering long days of sunshine, a mild Mediterranean climate with gorgeous blue skies and brilliant beaches.

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Study overseas

Overseas study gives you the opportunity to travel while gaining credit towards your degree; it widens your horizons intellectually, culturally and socially; it provides plenty of opportunities for personal growth; and improves your employment options. It looks great on any résumé, which may give you a competitive edge in a tight employment market.

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Representatives and partners

ECU works with many partners around the world. Some of our partners are authorised representatives of ECU who actively recruit students on our behalf while others are education institutions who teach ECU courses on their premises.

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News & events

Nursing students take ECU expertise to SE Asia

Twenty seven nursing students from ECU undertook a community placement with a difference.

Chinese experience for engineering students

Six ECU engineering students recently got the chance to experience engineering from an international perspective, completing a study tour at one of ECU’s partner institutions in China.

Exchange students say farewell

ECU recently said farewell to the latest group of International Study Abroad and Exchange students who have made the campus their home for the past semester.

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Student testimonials

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