Overview

Charles Darwin University is a multi-sector university which provides training and education to more than 21,000 students across its eight campuses and centres in the Northern Territory and Australia. We have strong governance and leadership to support these functions.

Charles Darwin University (CDU) is a unique institution.

With our home and our heart in the Northern Territory, we embrace the inclusive, resilient and courageous spirit of the NT in our campuses and delivery sites that span a diverse footprint from the capital cities of Darwin, Perth, Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney; to the regional hubs of Alice Springs, Palmerston and Katherine; our remote locations in Jabiru, Tennant Creek and Yulara. We are proud of our history and our place in the world and look forward to a bright future.

Tuition & Finances

CourseDomestic fee International fee 
Bachelor of Architecture and Future Environments

  $6,901

  $40,000

Bachelor of Construction

  $6,901

  $40,000

Bachelor of Design

  $6,901 - $6,951

  $36,200

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

  $6,901 - $8,957

  $42,400

Doctor of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,900 (Offshore study) $7,079 (Onshore study in New Zealand)

Graduate Diploma in Architecture

  This is a new programme that will be offered for the first time in 2022. Fees for this programme will be available once 2022 fees have been set.

  This is a new programme that will be offered for the first time in 2022. Fees for this programme will be available once 2022 fees have been set.

Master of Architecture (Professional)

  $8,957

  $40,000

Master of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,200

Art and design

CourseDomestic fee International fee 
Bachelor of Design

  $6,901 - $6,951

  $36,200

Bachelor of Visual Arts

  $6,901 - $6,951

  $35,900

Certificate in Science and Technology

  $6,901

  $32,300

Diploma in Arts

  $6,900

  $30,600

Doctor of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,900 (Offshore study) $7,079 (Onshore study in New Zealand)

Master of Design

  $8957

  $39,200

Master of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,200

Master of Visual Arts

  $8957

  $39,200

Business

CourseDomestic fee International fee 
Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Business Conjoint Programmes

  $6,418 - $6,839

  $33,000

Bachelor of Business

  $6,901 - $7,259

  $31,900

Bachelor of Business (Honours)

  $8,957

  $33,300

Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences Conjoint Programmes

  $6,901 - $6,932

  $34,900

Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Health Science in Psychology Conjoint Programmes

  $6,901 - $6,951

  $34,900

Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of International Hospitality Management Conjoint Programmes

  $6,901 - $6,977

  $35,500

Certificate in Business Studies

  $3,210-$3,451

  $16,000

Diploma in Business

  $7,017

  $32,000

Doctor of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,900 (Offshore study) $7,079 (Onshore study in New Zealand)

Graduate Certificate in Business

  $3,451

  $15,900

Graduate Diploma in Business

  $6,901 - $7,003

  $31,900

Master of Applied Finance

  $19,224

  $49,950

Master of Business

  $8,957

  $33,300

Master of Business Administration

  $28,526

  $53,700

Master of Business Management

  $19,224

  $49,950

Master of Global Business

  $19,224

  $49,950

Master of Marketing

  $19,224

  $49,950

Master of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,200

Master of Professional Accounting

  $22,528

  $49,950

Master of Supply Chain Management

  $19,224

  $49,950

Postgraduate Certificate in Business

  $4,478

  $16,700

Postgraduate Certificate in Business Administration

  $14,263

  $17,900

Postgraduate Certificate in Business Studies

  $9,612

  $16,700

Postgraduate Certificate in Professional Accounting

  $11,264

  $16,700

Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Finance

  $19,224

  $33,300

Postgraduate Diploma in Business

  $8,957

  $33,300

Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration

  $28,526

  $35,800

Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management

  $19,224

  $33,300

Postgraduate Diploma in Global Business

  $19,224

  $33,300

Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing

  $19,224

  $33,300

Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Accounting

  $22,528

  $33,300

Postgraduate Diploma in Supply Chain Management

  $19,224

  $33,300

Communication studies

CourseDomestic fee International fee 
Bachelor of Communication Studies

  $6,418 - $7,376

  $31,500

Diploma in Arts

  $6,900

  $30,600

Doctor of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,900 (Offshore study) $7,079 (Onshore study in New Zealand)

Master of Communication Studies

  $8,957

  $35,100

Master of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,200

Postgraduate Certificate in Communication Studies

  $4,478

  $17,500

Postgraduate Diploma in Communication Studies

  $8,957

  $35,100

Creative technologies

CourseDomestic fee International fee 
Bachelor of Creative Technologies

  $6,901 - $7,003

  $35,900

Doctor of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,900 (Offshore study) $7,079 (Onshore study in New Zealand)

Master of Creative Technologies

  $8,957

  $37,000

Master of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,200

Postgraduate Certificate in Creative Technologies

  $4,478

  $18,500

Education

CourseDomestic fee International fee 
Bachelor of Arts

  $6,418 - $7,207

  $30,400 ($7,700 Māori Development only)

Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

  $8,957

  $32,400

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Business Conjoint Programmes

  $6,418 - $6,839

  $33,000

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences Conjoint Programmes

  $6,418 - $7,376

  $35,400

Bachelor of Education ([Specialty] Teaching)

  $6,418 - $7,113

  $30,400

Certificate in Arts

  $3,451

  $15,300

Diploma in Arts

  $6,900

  $30,600

Doctor of Education

  $7,079

  $39,900

Doctor of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,900 (Offshore study) $7,079 (Onshore study in New Zealand)

Graduate Certificate in Arts

  $3,209 - $3,299

  $15,200

Graduate Diploma in Arts

  $6,418 - $6,523

  $30,400 ($7,700 Māori Development only)

Graduate Diploma in Secondary Teaching

  $6,901 - $7,217

  $31,000

Master of Education

  $8,957

  $32,900

Master of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,200

Master of Teaching and Learning

  $13,435 - $14,038

  $49,800

Postgraduate Certificate in Education

  $4,478

  $16,500

Postgraduate Diploma in Education

  $8,957

  $32,900

Postgraduate Diploma in Teaching and Learning

  $11,195

  $40,125

Engineering, computer and mathematical sciences

CourseDomestic fee International fee 
Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences Conjoint Programmes

  $6,418 - $7,376

  $35,400

Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences Conjoint Programmes

  $6,901 - $6,932

  $34,900

Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences

  $6,901 - $6,982

  $35,200

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

  $6,901 - $8,957

  $42,400

Bachelor of Engineering Technology

  $6,901 - $6,985

  $43,300

Bachelor of Science

  $6,901 - $7,114

  $35,800 (computing) - $36,200 (science)

Bachelor of Science (Honours)

  $8,957

  $37,600 (computing) - $39,000 (science)

Certificate in Science and Technology

  $6,901

  $32,300

Doctor of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,900 (Offshore study) $7,079 (Onshore study in New Zealand)

Graduate Certificate in Computer and Information Sciences

  $3,451

  $17,600

Graduate Certificate in Science

  $3,451 - $3,460

  $17,900 (computing) - $18,100 (science)

Graduate Diploma in Computer and Information Sciences

  $6,901 - $6,951

  $35,200

Graduate Diploma in Science

  $6,901 - $7,075

  $35,800 (computing) - $36,200 (science)

Master of Analytics

  $8,957

  $38,800

Master of Computer and Information Sciences

  $8,957

  $38,800

Master of Construction Management

  $8,957

  $42,900

Master of Engineering

  $8,957

  $42,100

Master of Engineering Project Management

  $8,957

  $42,100

Master of Information Security and Digital Forensics

  $8,957

  $38,500

Master of IT Project Management

  $8,957

  $39,200

Master of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,200

Master of Science

  $8,957

  $57,900 (computing) - $58,500 (science)

Postgraduate Certificate in Computer and Information Sciences

  $4,479

  $19,400

Postgraduate Certificate in Engineering

  $4,479

  $21,000

Postgraduate Certificate in Science

  $4,479

  $19,300 (computing) - $19,500 (science)

Postgraduate Diploma in Computer and Information Sciences

  $8,957

  $38,800

Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering

  $8,957

  $42,100

Postgraduate Diploma in Science

  $8,957

  $38,600 (computing) - $39,000 (science)

Health sciences

CourseDomestic fee International fee 
Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Health Science in Psychology Conjoint Programmes

  $6,901 - $6,951

  $34,900

Bachelor of Health Science

  $6,901 - $7,125 ($6,901 - $7,693 for Paramedicine only)

  $35,200 ($39,000 for Paramedicine only)

Bachelor of Health Science (Honours)

  $8,957

  $39,100

Bachelor of Health Science (Midwifery)

  $6,901- $7,088

  $39,000

Bachelor of Health Science (Nursing)

  $6,901 - $7,251

  $36,700

Bachelor of Health Science (Occupational Therapy)

  $6,901 - $7,086

  $35,200

Bachelor of Health Science (Oral Health)

  $6,901 - $10,654

  $43,400

Bachelor of Health Science (Physiotherapy)

  $6,901 - $7,197

  $39,000

Bachelor of Health Science (Podiatry)

  $6,901 - $7,486

  $39,000

Diploma in Applied Science

  $6,901 - $7,077

  $34,600

Diploma in Paramedic Science

  $6,901

  $39,200

Doctor of Health Science

  $7,079

  This programme is not available for international students.

Doctor of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,900 (Offshore study) $7,079 (Onshore study in New Zealand)

Graduate Certificate in Health Science

  $3,451 - $3,543

  $17,800

Graduate Diploma in Health Science

  $6,901

  $35,500

Graduate Diploma in Psychotherapy Studies

  $6,901 - $7,126

  $35,500

Master of Disaster Risk Management and Development

  $8,957

  $39,100

Master of Health Practice

  $8,957

  $39,100

Master of Health Science

  $8,957

  $39,100

Master of Nursing Science

  $8,957

  $39,700

Master of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,200

Master of Physiotherapy Practice

  $8,956

  $39,100

Master of Psychotherapy

  $8,957

  $44,900

Master of Public Health

  $8,957

  $39,100

Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced Nursing Practice

  $4,478

  $19,600

Postgraduate Certificate in Disaster Risk Management and Development

  $4,478

  $19,600

Postgraduate Certificate in Health Science

  $4,478 - $4,718

  $19,600

Postgraduate Certificate in Public Health

  $4,478

  $19,600

Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling Psychology

  $8,957

  $39,100

Postgraduate Diploma in Disaster Risk Management and Development

  $8,957

  $39,100

Postgraduate Diploma in Health Science

  $8,957

  $39,100

Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health

  $8,957

  $39,100

Postgraduate Diploma in Registered Nurse Prescribing

  $8,957

  $39,100

Postgraduate Diploma in Rehabilitation Psychology

  $8,957

  $39,100

Hospitality, tourism and events

CourseDomestic fee International fee 
Bachelor of Arts

  $6,418 - $7,207

  $30,400 ($7,700 Māori Development only)

Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

  $8,957

  $32,400

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Business Conjoint Programmes

  $6,418 - $6,839

  $33,000

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences Conjoint Programmes

  $6,418 - $7,376

  $35,400

Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of International Hospitality Management Conjoint Programmes

  $6,901 - $6,977

  $35,500

Bachelor of International Hospitality Management

  $6,901 - $7,232

  $33,700

Bachelor of International Tourism Management

  $6,901 - $7,228

  $33,700

Certificate in Arts

  $3,451

  $15,300

Diploma in Arts

  $6,900

  $30,600

Diploma in Culinary Arts

  $6,901 - $6,919

  $31,800

Diploma in Pâtisserie

  $6,901 - $6,919

  $31,800

Doctor of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,900 (Offshore study) $7,079 (Onshore study in New Zealand)

Graduate Certificate in Arts

  $3,209 - $3,299

  $15,200

Graduate Certificate in International Hospitality Management

  $3,451 - $3,489

  $16,900

Graduate Certificate in International Tourism Management

  $3,451 - $3,510

  $16,900

Graduate Diploma in Arts

  $6,418 - $6,523

  $30,400 ($7,700 Māori Development only)

Graduate Diploma in International Hospitality Management

  $6,901 - $6,977

  $33,700

Graduate Diploma in International Tourism Management

  $6,901

  $33,700

Master of Gastronomy

  $8,957 - $9,404

  $34,400

Master of International Hospitality Management

  $8,957

  $35,400

Master of International Tourism Management

  $8,957

  $35,400

Master of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,200

Postgraduate Certificate in Gastronomy

  $4,478 - $4,703

  $17,200

Postgraduate Certificate in International Hospitality Management

  $4,478

  $17,700

Postgraduate Certificate in International Tourism Management

  $4,478

  $17,700

Postgraduate Diploma in Gastronomy

  $8,957 - $9,404

  $34,400

Postgraduate Diploma in International Hospitality Management

  $8,957

  $35,400

Postgraduate Diploma in International Tourism Management

  $8,957

  $35,400

Language and culture

CourseDomestic fee International fee 
Bachelor of Arts

  $6,418 - $7,207

  $30,400 ($7,700 Māori Development only)

Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

  $8,957

  $32,400

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Business Conjoint Programmes

  $6,418 - $6,839

  $33,000

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences Conjoint Programmes

  $6,418 - $7,376

  $35,400

Certificate in Arts

  $3,451

  $15,300

Diploma in Arts

  $6,900

  $30,600

Diploma in Japanese

  $6,418

  $30,600

Doctor of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,900 (Offshore study) $7,079 (Onshore study in New Zealand)

Graduate Certificate in Arts

  $3,209 - $3,299

  $15,200

Graduate Diploma in Arts

  $6,418 - $6,523

  $30,400 ($7,700 Māori Development only)

Master of Arts

  $8,957

  $32,400 ($9,700 Māori Development only)

Master of Creative Writing

  $8,957

  $34,400

Master of English and New Media Studies

  $8,957

  $34,400

Master of Language and Culture

  $8,957

  $34,400

Master of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,200

Master of Professional Language Studies - Language Teaching

  $8,957

  $32,900

Postgraduate Certificate in Arts

  $4,478

  $16,200

Postgraduate Certificate in English and New Media Studies

  $4,478

  $17,200

Postgraduate Certificate in Language and Culture

  $4,478

  $17,200

Postgraduate Diploma in Arts

  $8,957

  $32,400 ($9,700 Māori Development only)

Postgraduate Diploma in English and New Media Studies

  $8,957

  $34,400

Postgraduate Diploma in Language and Culture

  $8,957

  $34,400

Law

CourseDomestic fee International fee 
Bachelor of Laws

  $6,901

  $33,800

Bachelor of Laws (Honours)

  $8,957

  $35,400

Certificate in Legal Studies

  $3,451

  $16,000

Doctor of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,900 (Offshore study) $7,079 (Onshore study in New Zealand)

Master of Laws

  $8,957

  $35,400

Master of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,200

Postgraduate Certificate in Law

  $4,478

  $17,700

Science

CourseDomestic fee International fee 
Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours)

  $8,957

  $39,000

Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science

  $6,901 - $7,478

  $39,600

Bachelor of Science

  $6,901 - $7,114

  $35,800 (computing) - $36,200 (science)

Bachelor of Science (Honours)

  $8,957

  $37,600 (computing) - $39,000 (science)

Certificate in Applied Science

  $6,901 - $6,929

  $34,600

Diploma in Applied Science

  $6,901 - $7,077

  $34,600

Doctor of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,900 (Offshore study) $7,079 (Onshore study in New Zealand)

Graduate Certificate in Science

  $3,451 - $3,460

  $17,900 (computing) - $18,100 (science)

Graduate Diploma in Science

  $6,901 - $7,075

  $35,800 (computing) - $36,200 (science)

Master of Medical Laboratory Science

  $8,957

  $40,600

Master of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,200

Master of Science

  $8,957

  $57,900 (computing) - $58,500 (science)

Master of Science (Research)

  $8,957

  $39,000

Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Laboratory Science

  $4,478

  $20,300

Postgraduate Certificate in Science

  $4,479

  $19,300 (computing) - $19,500 (science)

Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Laboratory Science

  $8,957

  $40,600

Postgraduate Diploma in Science

  $8,957

  $38,600 (computing) - $39,000 (science)

Social sciences and public policy

CourseDomestic fee International fee 
Bachelor of Arts

  $6,418 - $7,207

  $30,400 ($7,700 Māori Development only)

Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

  $8,957

  $32,400

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Business Conjoint Programmes

  $6,418 - $6,839

  $33,000

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences Conjoint Programmes

  $6,418 - $7,376

  $35,400

Certificate in Arts

  $3,451

  $15,300

Diploma in Arts

  $6,900

  $30,600

Doctor of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,900 (Offshore study) $7,079 (Onshore study in New Zealand)

Graduate Certificate in Arts

  $3,209 - $3,299

  $15,200

Graduate Diploma in Arts

  $6,418 - $6,523

  $30,400 ($7,700 Māori Development only)

Master of Arts

  $8,957

  $32,400 ($9,700 Māori Development only)

Master of Criminology and Criminal Justice

  $8,957

  $34,100

Master of Human Rights

  $8,957

  $51,600

Master of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,200

Postgraduate Certificate in Arts

  $4,478

  $16,200

Postgraduate Certificate in Human Rights

  $4,478

  $17,200

Postgraduate Diploma in Criminology and Criminal Justice

  $8,957

  $34,100

Postgraduate Diploma in Human Rights

  $8,957

  $34,400

Sport and recreation

CourseDomestic fee International fee 
Bachelor of Sport and Recreation

  $6,418 - $9,163

  $35,900

Bachelor of Sport and Recreation (Honours)

  $8,957

  $39,100

Certificate in Sport and Recreation

  $3,451

  $15,300

Doctor of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,900 (Offshore study) $7,079 (Onshore study in New Zealand)

Graduate Certificate in Sport and Exercise

  $3,209 - $3,949

  $17,900

Graduate Diploma in Sport and Exercise

  $6,901 - $6,953

  $35,900

Master of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,200

Master of Sport, Exercise and Health

  $13,436

  $58,650

Postgraduate Certificate in Sport, Exercise and Health

  $4,478

  $19,600

Te Ara Poutama: Māori and indigenous development

CourseDomestic fee International fee 
Bachelor of Arts

  $6,418 - $7,207

  $30,400 ($7,700 Māori Development only)

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Business Conjoint Programmes

  $6,418 - $6,839

  $33,000

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Computer and Information Sciences Conjoint Programmes

  $6,418 - $7,376

  $35,400

Certificate in Arts

  $3,451

  $15,300

Diploma in Arts

  $6,900

  $30,600

Doctor of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,900 (Offshore study) $7,079 (Onshore study in New Zealand)

Graduate Certificate in Arts

  $3,209 - $3,299

  $15,200

Graduate Diploma in Arts

  $6,418 - $6,523

  $30,400 ($7,700 Māori Development only)

Master of Arts

  $8,957

  $32,400 ($9,700 Māori Development only)

Master of Philosophy

  $7,079

  $39,200

Postgraduate Certificate in Arts

  $4,478

  $16,200

Postgraduate Diploma in Arts

  $8,957

  $32,400 ($9,700 Māori Development only)


Facts & Figures

Charles Darwin University is a top 100 university globally for quality education

The Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2021 places CDU among the world’s top 100 universities for impact towards the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) for Quality Education.Overall, CDU ranks among the world’s top 200 universities globally for research and impact towards all SDGs.

CDU is a top 100 university in the Asia Pacific

CDU ranked 91st in the Times Higher Education (THE) Asia-Pacific University Ranking 2019. The Ranking features 35 Australian universities, with CDU placing 29th among them. The Ranking analysed more than 300 universities across 13 nations in East Asia, Southeast Asia and Oceania.

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