Universities In Australia Group Wise 2015 2016, Universities Self state and territory wise Higher Education Institutions in AUstralia, List of Universities Colleges Schools in Australia State wise 2015 2016, College Names in Australia Abroad studies


Universities In Australia Group Wise 2015 2016, Universities Self state and territory wise Higher Education Institutions in AUstralia, List of Universities Colleges Schools in Australia State wise 2015 2016, College Names in Australia Abroad studies

The Commonwealth Higher Education Support Act 2003 sets out three groups of Australian higher education providers: Universities, other self-accrediting higher education institutions, and state and territory accredited higher education institutions. Students at all three types of institutions are eligible for FEE-HELP, an income-contingent loan to cover charges and fees.

1) Universities


  • Australian Catholic University, New South Wales (both in Sydney): North Sydney (MacKillop), Strathfield (Mount St. Mary); Queensland: Brisbane (McAuley); Australian Capital Territory: Canberra (Signadou); Victoria: Ballarat (Aquinas); Melbourne (St Patrick’s).
  • Charles Sturt University, Bathurst, Wagga Wagga, Albury, Dubbo, Manly, Orange, Canberra, including Charles Sturt University Study Centres, Sydney and Charles Sturt University Study Centres, Melbourne
  • University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle, Broome and Sydney

Australian Capital Territory

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  • Australian National University, Canberra
  • University of Canberra, Canberra

New South Wales

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  • Macquarie University, Sydney
  • Southern Cross University, Coffs Harbour, Lismore, Tweed Heads
  • The University of Notre Dame Australia, Sydney
  • University of New England (Australia), Armidale
  • University of New South Wales, Sydney, Canberra (ADFA)
  • University of Newcastle (Australia), Newcastle, Ourimbah, Port Macquarie, Sydney, Singapore, Tiong Bahru
  • University of Sydney, Sydney
  • University of Technology, Sydney
  • University of Western Sydney
  • University of Wollongong, Wollongong, Sydney, Shoalhaven, Batemans Bay, Loftus, Moss Vale, Dubai

Northern Territory

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  • Charles Darwin University, Darwin and Alice Springs


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  • Bond University, Gold Coast
  • Central Queensland University (“CQUniversity”), Bundaberg, Gladstone, Mackay, Rockhampton, Sydney and Brisbane.
  • Griffith University, Brisbane, Logan, Gold Coast and South Bank (Queensland Conservatorium, Queensland College of Art and the Graduate Centre)
  • James Cook University, Townsville, Brisbane, Singapore and Cairns
  • Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane
  • University of Queensland, Brisbane, Ipswich and Gatton
  • University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Springfield, Fraser Coast and China
  • University of the Sunshine Coast, Sunshine Coast

South Australia

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  • Carnegie Mellon University – Australia, Adelaide
  • Flinders University, Adelaide
  • Torrens University Australia, Adelaide
  • University College London’s UCL School of Energy and Resources, Australia in Adelaide
  • University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Waite and Roseworthy
  • University of South Australia, Adelaide, Whyalla and Mount Gambier


  • University of Tasmania, Hobart (Sandy Bay & Hobart CBD), Launceston (Newnham & Inveresk), Burnie (Cradle Coast) and Sydney (Rozelle & Darlinghurst).


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  • Deakin University, Geelong (Waurn Ponds, Waterfront), Melbourne (Burwood), Warrnambool
  • La Trobe University, Melbourne (Bundoora), Albury-Wodonga, Bendigo, Beechworth, Shepparton, Mildura, Mount Buller (former campus)
  • MCD University of Divinity, Melbourne, (Specialist University)
  • Monash University, Melbourne (Clayton, Caulfield, Berwick, Parkville), Peninsula, Churchill (Gippsland), Malaysia, South Africa
  • RMIT University, Melbourne (CBD, Brunswick, Bundoora), Vietnam (Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City)
  • Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne (Hawthorn, Lilydale, Prahran, Wantirna, Croydon), Malaysia (Sarawak)
  • University of Ballarat, Ballarat (CBD and Mount Helen), Ararat, Horsham, Stawell
  • University of Melbourne, Parkville, Southbank, Burnley, Werribee, Creswick, Dookie
  • Victoria University, Melbourne CBD (Flinders Street, Flinders Lane, Queen Street), Footscray Park, St Albans, Werribee

Western Australia

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  • Curtin University, Perth, Sydney, Malaysia (Sarawak), Singapore, Kalgoorlie
  • Edith Cowan University, Perth and Bunbury, Joondalup
  • Murdoch University, Perth, Rockingham and Mandurah
  • The University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle
  • University of Western Australia, Perth and Albany

2) Other self-accrediting higher education institutions

Like universities, these institutions have the authority to accredit their own qualifications. However, they cannot use the title “University”.

  • Australian College of Theology and affiliates, Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth
  • Australian Film, Television and Radio School, Sydney
  • Australian Maritime College, Launceston (a college of the University of Tasmania)
  • Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education, Northern Territory: Alice Springs, Batchelor, Darwin, Tennant Creek, Nhulunbuy, Katherine, Yarrabah and Western Australia: Kununurra
  • Moore Theological College, Sydney (associated with the University of Sydney and the University of Western Sydney)

3) State and territory accredited higher education institutions

Like universities, these institutions offer post graduate credentials at the Master’s and/or Doctoral level. Unlike universities however, each qualification offered by these institutions offer must first be approved by the relevant state or territory authority. The accreditation of these institutions may be verified on the National Register of Higher Education Providers.

New South Wales

  • Alphacrucis College, Sydney
  • Avondale College, Cooranbong (New South Wales)
  • Campion College Australia, Sydney
  • College of Christian Higher Education, Sydney
  • Lois Reid College of Counselling Studies, Tamworth
  • Sydney College of Divinity, Sydney
  • Wesley Institute for Ministry and the Arts, Sydney
  • Sydney Missionary and Bible College, Sydney

South Australia

  • Adelaide College of Divinity, Adelaide
  • Adelaide College of Ministries, Adelaide
  • Australian Lutheran College, Adelaide
  • Bible College of South Australia, Adelaide
  • IIBIT, Adelaide
  • Tabor Adelaide, Adelaide (Millswood)


  • Worldview Centre for Inter-Cultural Studies, Hobart


  • Brisbane College of Theology, Brisbane
  • Christian Heritage College, Brisbane
  • Malyon College, Brisbane
  • Nazarene Theological College, Brisbane


  • Catholic Theological College, Melbourne
  • Harvest Bible College, Melbourne
  • John Paul II Institute for Marriage and Family, Melbourne
  • Kingsley College, Melbourne

Western Australia

  • Harvest West Bible College, Perth
  • Perth Bible College, Perth

Other private

  • Adelaide Central School of Art
  • Alexander Institute of Technology, Perth
  • Australian Academy of Design, Melbourne
  • Australian College of Applied Psychology, Sydney and Brisbane
  • Australian College of Natural Medicine, Brisbane, Perth and Melbourne
  • Australian College of Physical Education, Sydney
  • Australian Guild of Music Education, Melbourne
  • Australian Institute of Public Safety, Melbourne
  • Australian Institute of Music, Sydney
  • Australian International Hotel School, Canberra
  • Australian National college, Melbourne
  • Billy Blue College of Design, Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne
  • Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School, Leura
  • Brandon Raynor’s School of Massage and Natural Therapies, Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth, Gold Coast
  • Careers Australia College of Healthcare, Adelaide, Brisbane
  • Chifley Business School, Melbourne
  • Endeavour College of Natural Health, Adelaide, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Melbourne, Sydney, Perth
  • Gibaran Learning Group (incorporating Australian Institute of Business Administration, Entrepreneurship Institute Australia, and Tourism Institute Australia), Adelaide
  • Holmes Institute, Melbourne
  • ILM Australia, None. Although registered in Australia, it only delivers courses outside the country.
  • International College of Hotel Management, Adelaide
  • Invisage, Brisbane
  • Jansen Newman Institute, Sydney
  • Jschool: Journalism Education & Training
  • Kaylene Kranz and Associates, Adelaide
  • Kollel Beth Hatalmud Yehuda Fishman Institute, Melbourne
  • Le Cordon Bleu Australia, Adelaide
  • Marcus Oldham College, Geelong
  • National Art School (NAS), Sydney
  • National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA), Sydney
  • National Institute of Health Sciences, Canberra
  • Nature Care College, Sydney
  • Navitas World, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and various places in other countries
  • Oceania Polytechnic Institute of Education, Melbourne
  • Open Polytechnic of New Zealand, via an affiliate in Melbourne
  • QANTM, Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Perth
  • Raffles College of Design and Commerce, Sydney
  • SAE Institute, Sydney, Byron Bay, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth
  • Southern School of Natural Therapies, Melbourne
  • Taylors College, Sydney, Melbourne, Perth
  • William Blue College of Hospitality and Tourism, Sydney

source: wikipedia.org