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Online study for international students

We believe education transcends physical boundaries. So we strive to provide you with a qualification that is recognised worldwide without you having to be on campus. You will study the same units and graduate with the same qualification, all from the comfort of your own home. This is perfect if you need to balance university with work or personal commitments.

QUICK GLANCE

  • Flexible study load (part-time or full-time)
  • No student visa required
  • Professional accreditation will not be affected
  • Save AU$20 290 per year on living expenses*
  • 24/7 access to online learning tools and study materials

*Visit the Department of Home Affairs website for more information.

WHY CQUNIVERSITY

Strong record

We are a leading online education provider in Australia, with a strong record in offering quality courses in this mode for over two decades.

Diverse offerings

We offer a diverse range of courses by online education spanning accounting, business, digital media, engineering, IT, allied health and medical science.

Some courses have compulsory residential schools, which involve a period of time that you must spend on campus to fulfil any practical experience requirement of your course. You can find more information regarding residential schools on our handbook.

The following courses can be studied entirely online.

Study AreaCourse
Business, Accounting and Law
  • Bachelor of Accounting
  • Bachelor of Accounting/Bachelor of Business
  • Graduate Certificate in Professional Accounting
  • Graduate Diploma of Professional Accounting
  • Master of Professional Accounting
  • Diploma of Business Studies
  • Bachelor of Business
  • Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Professional Communication
  • Graduate Certificate in Business Administration
  • Graduate Diploma of Business Administration
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Business Management
  • Graduate Diploma of Human Resource Management
  • Master of Human Resource Management
  • Master of Management for Engineers
  • Graduate Certificate in Project Management
  • Graduate Diploma of Project Management
  • Master of Project Management
Education and Humanities
  • Bachelor of Professional Communication
  • Diploma of Arts
  • Master of Letters
Engineering and Built Environment
  • Graduate Certificate in Asset and Maintenance Management
  • Graduate Diploma of Asset and Maintenance Management
  • Master of Asset and Maintenance Management
Health
  • Graduate Certificate in Dementia Studies
  • Graduate Diploma of Dementia Studies
  • Graduate Certificate in Healthy Ageing
  • Graduate Diploma of Healthy Ageing
  • Masters of Medical Ultrasound
Information Technology and Digital Media
  • Graduate Certificate in Information Systems
  • Graduate Diploma of Information Systems
  • Master of Information Systems
  • Diploma of Information and Communications Technology
  • Associate Degree of Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (Co-op)
  • Bachelor of Information Technology
  • Graduate Certificate in Information Technology
  • Graduate Diploma of Information Technology
  • Master of Information Technology
  • Diploma of Digital Media
  • Associate Degree of Digital Media
  • Bachelor of Digital Media
Psychology, Social Work and Community Services
  • Bachelor of Science (Psychology)
Service Industries
  • Bachelor of Hospitality Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Tourism Management
  • Masters of Sustainable Tourism Management
Transport and Safety Sciences
  • Graduate Certificate in Advanced Accident Investigation Practice
  • Bachelor of Emergency Services

Three intakes

We offer three intakes per year (Term 1, Term 2 and Term 3). This gives you the added flexibility of starting your studies in March, July or November – whichever suits you best.

Advanced online learning

We utilise advanced online learning technologies including Moodle, Jabber and other online tools to maximise staff-and-student interaction. During a real-time lecture, you can use digital tools to ask a question or participate in a discussion, as you would in a physical classroom. We also utilise UCROO, a private and safe social network, so you can connect with other students, find study groups or student mentors, find second-hand textbooks or access support services.

Extensive support

An extensive range of support services is available to you, including but not limited to the following:

  • Electronic library
  • Online or hard copy study materials
  • Recorded lectures
  • Study groups and online discussion forums
  • Weekend or online orientation sessions
  • Access to lecturers and experienced online education mentors.