Australian National University (ANU) is a world-leading university in Australia's capital city, Canberra. ANU's focus on excellence in research and education ensures their graduates are in demand by the world and well-prepared to address complex contemporary challenges. The primary educational objective of ANU is to become the "university of choice" for talented students locally, nationally and internationally by offering a unique range of research-led degree programs.
As Australia's only member of the prestigious International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU), ANU enjoys close relationships with leading universities. Of the 25 study disciplines that ANU offers, 16 are ranked in the Top 50 in the world and 15 are ranked No. 1 in Australia (QS World University Rankings 2016).