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Study in Australia

Perth offers world class education and a fantastic lifestyle!

Perth is located in Western Australia (WA), which has quickly gained global recognition for its low unemployment rate, healthy economy, and dedication to ongoing, state-of-the-art development of science and technology. The state of WA offers a truly authentic Australian experience, offering long days of sunshine, a mild Mediterranean climate with gorgeous blue skies and brilliant beaches.

Perth is a vibrant, sophisticated city and is the closest major Australian capital to many cities in Asia, Africa, and Europe. It is a city of beauty, energy, and affluence with a standard of living that is amongst the highest in Australia and the world.

As well as being a beautiful, friendly, and safe city, Perth offers all the cosmopolitan attractions of a large international city. The city boasts a wide selection of restaurants and cafes, cinemas, nightclubs, and music venues as well as great shopping. The warm sunny climate is also perfect for sporting and leisure activities – everything from tennis to golf through to whale watching and sailing.

Arriving in Perth

Edith Cowan University (ECU) provides the following services for all new international students:

  • Arrival reception and transfer to your accommodation
  • Booking of temporary accommodation
  • Orientation programs
  • Assistance with finding housing
  • Social events
  • Living in Perth information
We recommend that you visit our Orientation Website for more details about settling in Perth.


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