About Edith Cowan University
In 2021, ECU celebrates its 30th anniversary. We’ve come a long way since 1991, growing into a modern, vibrant university and accomplishing some pretty incredible things. Like earning a spot in the Top 100 young universities worldwide (Times Higher Education Young University Ranking 2020) and having teaching quality consistently ranked among the best in Australia (Good Universities Guide 2021).
ECU courses are developed in consultation with industry, and teaching staff have extensive industry experience and networks.
Research at ECU extends knowledge and improves the quality of life for Australians and people across the globe. Our research priorities focus on solving real world problems across social, economic, physical and environmental domains.
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Rated 5 Stars for All Undergraduate Educational Experience Ratings
(Good Universities Guide 2021)
Top 100 Young University in the World
(Times Higher Education Young University Ranking 2020)
Top 83rd University in the World for Sustainable Impact
(Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings 2020)
Top 8 University in Australia for Sports-Related Subjects
Top 100 University in the World for Sports-Related Subjects
(QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020)
Top 100 University in the Asia-Pacific
(Times Higher Education Asia-Pacific University Ranking 2019)
Top 21 University in the World for Sports Science
(Shanghai Rankings 2018)
Designated Academic Centre for Cyber Security Excellence (ACCSE) – One of Two Australian Universities
(Academic Centres Cyber Security Excellence)
Accredited by China’s Ministry of Education (MOE)
(China’s Ministry of Education (MOE))
Cyber Security Courses
Sports Sciences Courses