Federation University Australia

About Federation University Australia

Federation University Australia (FedUni) is one of the nation's leading regional universities. With a reputation for relevance and excellence, FedUni has a strong tradition of education and training delivery spanning more than 145 years. It is the nation's first regional, multi-sector university and the third oldest site of higher learning in Australia.

The University offers access to higher education, TAFE, secondary schooling and research opportunities. With campuses in Ballarat, Berwick, Gippsland and the Wimmera, its programs are also delivered online and via a range of partner institutes across Australia and around the globe. A student support centre is also based in Malaysia.

FedUni is committed to serving regional Victorian communities, yet have a broad national and international outlook. It offers the best of both worlds; combining a strong tradition of tertiary education with the freedom and dynamism that comes...

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About Federation University Australia

Federation University Australia (FedUni) is one of the nation's leading regional universities. With a reputation for relevance and excellence, FedUni has a strong tradition of education and training delivery spanning more than 145 years. It is the nation's first regional, multi-sector university and the third oldest site of higher learning in Australia.

The University offers access to higher education, TAFE, secondary schooling and research opportunities. With campuses in Ballarat, Berwick, Gippsland and the Wimmera, its programs are also delivered online and via a range of partner institutes across Australia and around the globe. A student support centre is also based in Malaysia.

FedUni is committed to serving regional Victorian communities, yet have a broad national and international outlook. It offers the best of both worlds; combining a strong tradition of tertiary education with the freedom and dynamism that comes with being a multi-sector university with close links to local industry and technology.
 

Key stats

Total students: 16,000  (34% postgraduate)6
Founded: 1870
 

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Graduate Satisfaction & Employment

Federation University Australia performs close to average on overall postgraduate outcomes.

Overall satisfaction1: 80.6% (national average 83.0%)
Teaching quality rating2: 74.4% (national average 71.8%)
Skills improvement rating3: 81.7% (national average 79.7%)
Full-time employment4: 82.1% (national average 83.5%)
Median salary5: $78,100 (national average $80,000)
Employer satisfaction7: 80.3% (national average 84.0%)

Source: Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching
 

Applying for postgraduate study

The application process varies depending on whether you are a domestic or international applicant.

Some programs also have extra application requirements that you will need to complete as part of your application. Check each course for information about extra application requirements for your chosen program.
 

Footnotes

  1. The percentage of graduates who expressed overall satisfaction with their course, based on an individual question in the CEQ.
  2. The percentage of graduates who agreed they experienced good teaching practices during their study.
  3. The percentage of graduates who agreed their studies had improved their generic skills.
  4. The proportion of graduates who were employed full-time four months after completing their course, as a percentage of those who were available for full-time employment.
  5. The median salary level of graduates who were in full-time employment.
  6. Department of Education and Training Higher Education Statistics.
  7. The extent to which employers were satisfied with graduates from Australian Catholic University, as per the 2017 Employer Satisfaction Survey.
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FedUni staff will attend Lavalla Catholic College's Careers and Information Expo to discuss tertiary study options. 

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