Low ratio of students to staff


  Multicultural environment with high percentages of international students

Number #1 University in Australia

For graduate employment and salary

Charles Sturt University Study Areas

  • Agricultural and wine science
  • Allied health and pharmacy
  • Animal and veterinary sciences
  • Business
  • Christian theology and ministry
  • Communication and creative industries
  • Dentistry and oral health
  • Environmental sciences
  • Exercise and sports sciences
  • Humanities, arts, social work and human services
  • Information and library studies
  • Information technology, computing and mathematics
  • Islamic and Arabic studies
  • Medical and health sciences
  • Nursing, midwifery and Indigenous health
  • Policing, law, security, customs and emergency management
  • Psychology
  • Science
  • Teaching and education
  • Professional accreditation

Charles Sturt University Scholarships for International Students

Charles Sturt University provides an array of scholarships to assist international students pursuing undergraduate and postgraduate programs. The university is committed to promoting regional campuses by offering scholarships to all international students who enrol in an eligible course, study and reside on one of these regional campuses. If you wish to explore regional Australia, study full-time at Charles Sturt University, and maintain a GPA of 4.0 or higher, you are eligible for the below valuable scholarships.

  • International Student Support Scholarship: 20% tuition fee discount for commencing international students studying an eligible course on a regional campus
  • Destination Australia Scholarship: $15,000 per year for commencing students studying an eligible course on a regional campus, conditions apply (subject to Quota)

To find out which courses are eligible for the scholarships, please go to this website https://study.csu.edu.au/international/scholarships

About Charles Sturt University

Charles Sturt University is the largest regional university in Australia. Established in 1989, the university has a strong reputation for delivering high-quality education in a range of fields including agriculture, business, education, environmental science, health, humanities, social sciences, and Indigenous studies. With a focus on hand-on experiences and industry partnerships, Charles Sturt University provides its students with practical and industry-relevant learning experiences to prepare them for successful careers in their chosen fields.


By 2030, Charles Sturt University aim to become the “Australia’s leading regional university, committed to advancing the careers of the students, inspiring research excellence, and driving regional outcomes with global impact”

National recognition

#1 for graduate employment

More Charles Sturt graduates get jobs faster than graduates from any other university in Australia*

*Good Universities Guide 2022/23

#1 for undergraduate starting salaries

Charles Sturt undergraduates earn an average of $64,100 straight after graduating, and its postgraduates earn a median starting salary of $78,900*

*Good Universities Guide 2022/23

Australia’s online university of choice

More students choose to study online with Charles Sturt University than any other university in Australia*

*Department of Education, Skills and Employment Higher Education Statistics

According to the Good Universities Guide, Charles Sturt University ranks first among all Australian universities for graduate employment and salaries. This ranking is based on data and information from the Australian Government Department of Education as well as graduate and student experience surveys. For additional information, please click here https://news.csu.edu.au/latest-news/charles-sturt-tops-all-australian-universities-for-graduate-employment-and-salaries