4.3 - 24 Reviews

James Cook University (Townsville, Australia)

http://www.jcu.edu.au/

James Cook University is a university located in Townsville, Australia offering 2 direct enrollment and exchange programs and 8 programs managed by an outside provider. Programs offered include Study Abroad abroad programs.

Ranked in the top 2% of world universities (ARWU 2017), Australia's James Cook University provides students with hands-on learning experiences in locations unlike any other. Based in the northern Queensland region of Australia, the JCU Townsville and JCU Cairns campuses are in close proximity to the rainforests of the Wet Tropics, dry Savannah's of the Australian Outback and the Great Barrier Reef.

JCU’s strengths lie in quality teaching and practical training for the workforce. Small class sizes ensure students receive personal attention from lecturers and tutors committed to student success.

At JCU, students are encouraged to experience opportunities outside the lecture theatre - under the sea, in local clinics, industry, and businesses, overseas, and in the rainforest and outback.

Rankings
Top 2% of world universities (ARWU 2017)
Top 50 Under 50 (THE World University Rankings 2017)
No. 1 in the world for Marine and Freshwater Biology (CWUR 2017)
JCU is ranked in the top two Australian universities and top 30 in the world for Environmental Sciences and Ecology (US News and Global Report Rankings 2018)

CRICOS Provider Code: 00117J

Study Abroad with James Cook University

OVERALL RATING 4.3
Based on 24 Reviews
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May 20, 2019
Study Abroad Reviews for James Cook University - Cairns: Direct Enrollment & Exchange
James Cook University - Cairns: Direct Enrollment & Exchange

JCU Cairns is located near the spectacular northern beaches, in the suburb of Smithfield, approximately 15 kilometres, or 9 miles, north of the city centre. Surrounded on ...

3.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for James Cook University - Townsville: Townsville - Direct Enrollment & Exchange
James Cook University - Townsville: Townsville - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

JCU Townsville, located in the suburb of Douglas, only 13 kilometres, or 8 miles from the city centre, is surrounded by native Australian flora and fauna and is set on 386...

4.1

8 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for ISA Study Abroad in Townsville, Australia
ISA Study Abroad in Townsville, Australia

Townsville is Australia's largest tropical city and headquarters for the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority. Striving for big-city sophistication, Townsville is ener...

4.8

10 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for The Education Abroad Network (TEAN): Townsville - James Cook University
The Education Abroad Network (TEAN): Townsville - James Cook University

For students seeking an out-of-the-ordinary study abroad experience, look no further than James Cook University. JCU is situated amongst the Northern Queensland rainforest...

5.0

6 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for IFSA: Townsville - James Cook University
IFSA: Townsville - James Cook University

Study abroad with the Institute for Study Abroad at James Cook University, Townsville! Dig deeper into ecology, photography, or marine biology while surrounded by the spec...

4.2

5 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for CISabroad (Center for International Studies): Townsville - Semester in Tropical North Queensland
CISabroad (Center for International Studies): Townsville - Semester in Tropical North Queensland

Semester in Tropical North Queensland has it all: world-class academics, breathtaking scenery, vibrant city life, a beautiful oceanfront, and plenty of great cuisine and e...

4.5

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Arcadia: Cairns - James Cook University
Arcadia: Cairns - James Cook University

With its close proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and surrounding tropical savannahs, bushlands and rainforest, James Cook’s campus is a breathtaking sample of Australia’...

5.0

1 review
Study Abroad Reviews for ISA Study Abroad in Cairns, Australia
ISA Study Abroad in Cairns, Australia

Tropical, wild and rugged, Queensland's Far North is a stunning destination and tourist mecca. Though geographically small, the region contains the richest pocket of bio-d...

4.5

2 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for IFSA: Cairns - James Cook University
IFSA: Cairns - James Cook University

Study abroad with the Institute for Study Abroad at James Cook University! What James Cook has to offer •A strong commitment to the study of the region's indigenous cultu...

4.9

5 reviews

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