The Australian National University

East Road, Acton
Canberra ACT  2601

Phone: +61 2 6125 5111

The Australian National University

The Australian National University (ANU) is one of Australia's premier universities and ranked amongst the best in the world. It was created by Federal Parliament in 1946 to drive the nation forward and advance Australia's international standing through research and education of the highest quality.

ANU is distinctive because of its national mission, international focus and impressive record in research and education for undergraduate and postgraduate students. Our leading researchers drive our educational programs and shape the ANU learning experience.

Students at ANU enjoy excellent staff-student ratios and great employment prospects. They benefit from award-winning and challenging teaching, first-rate facilities and the collegial atmosphere of a residential campus.

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Founded: 1946
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Categories: College & University

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Mon: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tue: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wed: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thu: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fri: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm



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The Literary Interface: 2018 Literary Studies Convention

The Literary Interface: 2018 Literary Studies Convention
12:00 pm - 04 July 2018

At The Australian National University

An interface describes a surface or plane that lies between or joins two points in space, but it also refers to ‘a means or place of interaction between two systems’...

Eat, Drink and be Literary with Jennifer Egan & Sarah Kanowski

Eat, Drink and be Literary with Jennifer Egan & Sarah Kanowski
06:15 pm - 09 May 2018

At The Australian National University

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Join Pulitzer Prize winning American novelist Jennifer Egan in conversation with Sarah Kanowski, to be recorded live by...

Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo

Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo
07:30 pm - 05 May 2018

At The Australian National University

TWO APOLLO LEGENDS LIVE ON STAGE! The epic film screening of ‘Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo’ featuring Q&A with retired Brigadier General USAF,...

Book of Colours with Robyn Cadwallader

Book of Colours with Robyn Cadwallader
06:00 pm - 26 April 2018

At The Australian National University

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Robyn Cadwallader, author of the internationally praised novel The Anchoress, will be in conversation with Catherine Milne...

In conversation with Jennifer Rayner

In conversation with Jennifer Rayner
06:00 pm - 12 April 2018

At The Australian National University

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Jennifer Rayner will be in conversation with Frank Bongiorno on Jennifer's new book, Blue Collar Frayed. Working Men in...

India and Islamic Civilization: Contributions and Challenges

India and Islamic Civilization: Contributions and Challenges
06:00 pm - 21 March 2018

At The Australian National University

A PUBLIC LECTURE BY THE HON MR HAMID ANSARI VICE PRESIDENT OF INDIA (2007-2017) Islam came to India, an ancient land known for its learning and knowledge, through...

ANU is Going Live!

ANU is Going Live!
03:00 pm - 19 March 2018

At The Australian National University

Ever wondered what it was like to study at ANU? Join us live and hear from some of our current students first hand! Our students will be giving you a look into...

ANU Enlighten Minds | Thinking Spaces

ANU Enlighten Minds | Thinking Spaces
07:30 pm - 08 March 2018

At The Australian National University

The ANU campus will come to life over five thrilling nights with vibrant projections, special food stalls and entertainment. There will be projections on five...

Re-imaging Engineering and Computer Science

Re-imaging Engineering and Computer Science
07:00 pm - 08 March 2018

At The Australian National University

THESE PROJECTIONS ARE PART OF THE ANU ENLIGHTEN MINDS | THINKING SPACES PROGRAM Visit the atrium of the Hedley Bull building to see featured projections of two...

Fire-side chat with Wally Bell

Fire-side chat with Wally Bell
07:00 pm - 08 March 2018

At The Australian National University

Join Ngunawal Edler Wally Bell beside the fire-pit and listen to him share stories and enlighten people about the Indigenous heritage of the ANU campus. Please...

Innovation and the Translation of Research to Industry

Innovation and the Translation of Research to Industry
02:00 pm - 07 March 2018

At The Australian National University

By creating a culture of innovation at our institutions, we not only leverage our strengths to face our national and global challenges, we create an environment...

Uncovering the True History of Australian Literature

Uncovering the True History of Australian Literature
06:00 pm - 01 March 2018

At The Australian National University

Newspapers were the main sources of fiction, international and local, in Australia in the nineteenth century. But the lack of records of this fiction and the enormous...

Mapping the Sky: from ancient times to the modern Australian Sky

Mapping the Sky: from ancient times to the modern Australian Sky
06:30 pm - 21 February 2018

At The Australian National University

Mankind has mapped the skies throughout its history, to maintain calendars and support navigation, and to gather insights into the heavenly order. Accurate measurements...

Tuckwell Scholarship Webinars

Tuckwell Scholarship Webinars
04:00 pm - 21 February 2018

At The Australian National University

The Tuckwell Scholarship Webinar is an exciting opportunity for students, teachers, parents (and others!) to learn more about the Tuckwell Scholarship Program at...

The Language of Leadership

The Language of Leadership
05:30 pm - 15 February 2018

At The Australian National University

What’s so disappointing about Australian political leadership? In their new book Prof. John Uhr and Dr. Adam Masters examine the importance of rhetoric to political...

2018 Commencement Address

2018 Commencement Address
04:00 pm - 12 February 2018

At The Australian National University

WHAT IS COMMENCEMENT? Commencement is the formal induction for all new students at ANU. It's an opportunity to hear from the Vice-Chancellor, notable graduates...

Feel the Buzz

Feel the Buzz
08:00 am - 12 February 2018

At The Australian National University

Sly fox coffee has snuck onto campus for O-Week, and we hear he's got free coffee for those that can find him! Comb through our website to find the hidden foxes...

ROUND 2 AIESEC in ANU Recruitment

ROUND 2 AIESEC in ANU Recruitment
11:00 am - 31 January 2018

At The Australian National University

[ROUND 2] AIESEC in ANU is recruiting for members! ROUND 2 is now open for application!! If you are interested in developing skills and experience in marketing,...

AIESEC in ANU is Recruiting!

AIESEC in ANU is Recruiting!
08:00 pm - 16 January 2018

At The Australian National University

AIESEC in ANU is recruiting! We are looking for people with a passion to make the world a better place, while learning and developing the necessary skills required...

The world’s your oyster at ANU

The world’s your oyster at ANU
04:00 pm - 12 December 2017

At The Australian National University

Our students share some of the amazing and unique opportunities they’ve had with us. Join our students live to hear their stories about some of the things they’ve...

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