Southern Cross University (SCU) - public higher education institution in Australia. SCU became active in 1994. In order to get the students away from distractions and temptations of cities Southern Cross University constructed its campus outside Lismore where students can focus solely on their studies.

University ranking. Southern Cross University has garnered a reputation of a strong educational institution as it is among the top 40 universities of Australia. Southern Cross University is quite famous as it ranks high in the top 5% of the best universities of the world.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission process is based on the certificate of previous education provided by the applicant and academic performance. The university chose a trimester based approach to divide its academic schedule. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 14,505 USD per year. Those who wish to get their master’s degree here should be ready to spend at least 16,707 USD per year. The university has a variety of scholarship programs that students can take part in. SCU is one of the universities that offers online education. More information could be found on the official website of the university http://www.scu.edu.au.

The composition of the university. Southern Cross University is average in terms of student capacity, teaching the maximum of 15 thousand students. Being a foreign citizen does not exclude you from the admission process. Local students have the opportunity to work with foreigners. 20% of students come from abroad. The academic makeup of SCU includes around 446 teachers. The university has international partners which allows its students to participate in exchange programs. The university has social media profiles Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin, where you can learn more about it.

Infrastructure of SCU. The library is available to all of the students.
Ranking   1562   37
Southern Cross University
Country Australia
City Lismore
Master (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
11,861 USD/year.
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
13,974 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
16,095 USD/year.
Living expenses $854 -1,523 USD/month
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1994
Abbreviation SCU
Teachers 446
Students 14,858
Foreigners 20%
Religion None
Academic calendar Trimesters
Admission Based on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Rural
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
A New Way to Think
Accreditation
• Department of Education and Training, Australia
Affiliations
• Universities Australia
Rankings
World ranking 1562
Country ranking 37
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 1562
Alternative title
English Southern Cross University
Russian Университет Южного Креста
Arabic جامعة ساوثرن كروس
German Southern Cross University
French université Southern Cross
Japanese サザンクロス大学
Portuguese Southern Cross University
Chinese 南十字星大學
ms Universiti Southern Cross
ta சவ்தேர்ன் குறொஸ் பல்கலைக்கழகம்
nl Southern Cross-universiteit
pl Southern Cross University
sv Southern Cross University
bn সাদার্ন ক্রস বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়
tl Pamantasang Southern Cross
alt Southern Cross University
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