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Universities and TAFEs in Canberra

Find the best university in the Canberra for your career aspirations

Australia’s leading resource, The Good Universities Guide, helps students make the right course and qualification decisions. Everything you need to know about universities in Canberra and how to get in is included in the guide. It includes detailed profiles and ratings, ensuring you have all the information you need to make an informed decision. We use data from the Student Experience and Graduate Destination Surveys to create a guide that students throughout Australia consider an indispensable resource.


List of Universities in Canberra

Australian Catholic University (ACU)

Charles Sturt University (CSU)

Australian National University (ANU)

University of Canberra


TAFEs in Canberra

Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT)


The most comprehensive Canberra information all in one place

Canberra has some of the country’s leading education institutions, each offering a diverse selection of courses to appeal to everyone. Courses cater to both school leavers and mature students, including those returning from gap years, or heading back to study after working. You’ll find all the information you need to pursue your dream career.

Compare Canberra universities with our in-depth ratings

The Good Universities Guide features five-star ratings for universities in Canberra. In addition, you’ll find ratings for universities all over the country. Use our website to filter search results by Social Equity, Learner Engagement, Skills Development, Overall Quality, and other ratings. 

Take a look at scholarships and subsidise your education

Scholarships can be idea for relieving the financial hardship that studying at university or TAFE can bring with it. There is a range of scholarships in Canberra, ranging from those that offer just a small amount, to others that provide for everything from fees to day-to-day living expenses, accommodation and more.

Find the right university for you

Canberra has a good selection of universities, with each offering different specialties. The Good Universities Guide will give you the tools to decipher the entry requirements, as well as offer other pathways, with information on a variety of TAFEs, private institutions and many other tertiary and vocational education providers.


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