James Cook University: Ranking & Review

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Townsville Rank Australia Rank World Rank
1 23 644
Top 4%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment22,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$6,250$6,250
International students$6,250$6,250

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine++++
Engineering | IT++++
Maths | Natural Sciences++++

General info

Alternative namesJCU
MottoCrescente Luce
Light ever increasing
AccreditationDepartment of Education and Training, Australia
Affiliations and membershipsUniversities Australia
Innovative Research Universities Australia (IRU)
Academic structureFaculty of Law-Business and Creative Arts
Faculty of Arts-Education and Social Sciences
Faculty of Science and Engineering
Faculty of Medicine-Health and Molecular Sciences
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff850
Student/staff ratio26
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.jcu.edu.au
Address1 James Cook Drive, Douglas
Townsville, Queensland, 4811
Urbanization levelSub-Urban
City population50,000 - 250,000
Phone+61 (0)7 4781 4111
Fax+61 (0)7 4779 6371

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