Edith Cowan University

Edith Cowan University is a large multi-campus institution serving communities in Western Australia and international students.

‘At ECU we are guided by the values of integrity, respect, rational inquiry and personal excellence. Our focus on teaching and research is inspired by engagement and partnerships, and we take every opportunity to link with those in the many communities we were established to serve.

Research at ECU both extends knowledge and improves the quality of life for Australians and people around the world. Our research priorities focus on working towards solving real problems across the social, economical, physical and environmental spectrums.

Students and graduates at ECU are identified amongst the best in the world, with many fulfilling critical roles in our society. Their outstanding achievements have been recognised throughout Australia and internationally through awards, grants, scholarships and prizes.

ECU is committed to breaking down barriers that restrict entry to education and we are continuing our work on the enhancement and development of alternative entry pathways to higher education.’
Professor Kerry O. Cox

ECU has more than 27,000 students at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Approximately 5,500 of these are international students originating from over 70 countries.
More than 400 courses are offered through four faculties:
Business and Law
Computing, Health and Science
Education and Arts, which includes the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA)
Regional Professional Studies

For more information on ECU, visit our website.


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