101 reasons to choose ECU

From world class teaching and an exciting lifestyle to our iconic “Iron Throne” entry, here are 101 reasons you should study at ECU Australia.

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Ever wondered what your Australian study journey will look like? Make the most of all the amazing opportunities and experiences on offer at ECU in Western Australia. Explore some of the reasons why you’ll love studying at ECU below, or use the filters to refine your search.


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Why ECU?

Of course, we don’t just want you to take our word for it. We’re proud of what we’ve been able to accomplish as a young university, achieving a great reputation and a series of accolades. Here are a few of our accomplishments:

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Ranked #1 for teaching quality

Student building a robot within a classroom

We’re masters in engineering

Student building a racing car within a classroom

One of the best up and comers

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Making an “impact” around the world

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5 Star for 5 categories

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If you want to know more about ECU or have a specific question, we can help. Look at our list of FAQs to see if your question has already been answered, or make an enquiry and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

To assist you in becoming world ready for your career, ECU organises similar fields of work into Study Areas in eight Teaching and Research Schools. ECU offers a diverse range courses covering over 250 courses, from Aviation to Youth Work, and lead by passionate, high-calibre academics. Find your course today here.
There are a range of different entry pathways and study options on offer to you at ECU. International travel may currently be off the cards, but learning at ECU continues. ECU offers a large number of courses online, allowing you to study from anywhere there is an internet connection. For more information visit here.
The Australian Government recently announced changes to international student visas arrangements to acknowledge challenges posed by COVID-19, for more information read their media release.
ECU provides a suite of World Ready Scholarships offered exclusively to international students. The scholarships reward you financially by assisting you in gaining a world-class education. For more information please visit this page.
With a population of just over two million people, Perth is the sunniest major city in Australia. It is a multicultural hub of activity that regularly ranks high in international surveys around quality of life, liveability and cost of living. For further information about living in Perth create your customizable e-brochure.
If you are ready to start your ECU journey, you can find an Authorised Agent in your home country or you can apply directly yourself, read more about applying to study at ECU here.