Carnegie Mellon University

Carnegie Mellon University

Australia

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CMU in Australia combines the world-class CMU degree with studying in Australia.

  • Global research university with world-class programs
  • 13,285+ students; 35%- international from 115 countries
  • Graduates recruited by world’s most innovative companies
  • Consistently ranks among the world's top universities
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About CMU

Carnegie Mellon University is an American research university established in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Ranked 24 in the world (Times Higher Education, World University Ranking, 2014-15), Carnegie Mellon has been a birthplace of innovation since its founding in 1900 and is a global leader in bringing ground-breaking ideas to market and creating successful start-up businesses.

Carnegie Mellon University Australia forms part of Carnegie Mellon’s global footprint which includes campuses in Silicon ValleyRwanda and Qatar.

We combine an American world-class degree with an Australian experience. Our Adelaide based campus delivers this high quality and exceptional education offering affording students with a unique advantage when they enter the competitive global market.

Students graduate with Carnegie Mellon University degree and are taught by highly qualified faculty who boast extensive careers in teaching, applied research and organisational management.

Our degrees not only combine business and technical courses but provide students with the scientific knowledge and problem solving skills necessary to succeed and solve problems in their careers.

Special Highlights:

  • Number 1 in Computer Science (US News & World Report 2014)
  • Number 4 in Computer Science and Information Systems( QS World University Rankings 2015)
  • Number 9 in Public Affairs (US News & World Report 2012)
  • Attractive merit-based scholarships available
  • Application deadlines
    • January intake – apply before 15 October
    • August intake – apply before 15June
  • Internships available for 21-month programs (up to 70% paid internships)
  • No application fees

Location

At the invitation of the South Australian Government, Carnegie Mellon opened its campus in Adelaide in 2006.  Located in the International University Precinct situated in the heritage-listed Torrens Building in Victoria Square, it was the first international university to establish in Australia. Adelaide, the capital city of South Australia and home to a culturally diverse population of 1.26 million people, is one of the most livable cities in the world and Australia’s most affordable capital city (Economist Intelligence Unit 2014). Adelaide is an ideal destination for students and offers an affordable, dynamic and safe environment in which to live and study.

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6.5

Minimum TOEFL IBT

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90

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30 International student nationalities at this university

6.6% International students from USA

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COSTS PER YEAR*
OVERALL COST OF LIVING

A$14404

CAMPUS ACCOMMODATION

A$6240

AVERAGE TUITION FEE PER YEAR*

POSTGRADUATE

A$75120

*Price shown is for indicative purpose, please check with institution

CRICOS

Provider code:02696B

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Frednand, Tanzania 5

Why Carnegie Mellon University is the best place of your life achievement?

Carnegie Mellon University is one of the best Universities in the World, I joined the program in August 2013 since then I am enjoying every single bit of my time here at Carnegie Mellon University. The most important thing is at the end of every semester you immediately realized how much you have gain read full review

Carnegie Mellon University is one of the best Universities in the World, I joined the program in August 2013 since then I am enjoying every single bit of my time here at Carnegie Mellon University. The most important thing is at the end of every semester you immediately realized how much you have gained and changed in a positive way. Carnegie Mellon University provides you with the applied master program and not an academic program which you will have to look for work experience on future, but with master program you have all the employers need. Carnegie Mellon prepares and makes students to be able to work as well as provide solutions both to private and public sectors immediately after they are graduated. Carnegie Mellon graduated students does not not need the so called work experience to get a better job. The work experience for Carnegie Mellon students is already gained from the program (the program is embedded with the work experience like) . I can advise any prospect future students who have the vision of becoming a consultant, business analyst, or the personal who wants to have a cross cutting tools/knowledge and skill set that will enable him/her to be flexibly work on any sector or on diverse working environment, then Carnegie Mellon University is the best choice. If you do not have future vision please do not come to Carnegie Mellon you do not belong to this university. If you want to be the best and ready to concur the world in areas such as on International Development Organization, Think Tankers, Big and reputable consulting firms around the world, then Carnegie Mellon University is the better place and it will be your career launch pad. Soon you will be on top of your game after acquire a master degree from Carnegie Mellon University. Welcome, Karibu sana!!!! show less

Bahar, Iran 5

A multicultural diverse experience

It was a great experience to work on real life projects and great opportunity to be linked with industry and companies. I enjoyed studying in a multicultural environment and learning about different nations and their cultures.

It was a great experience to work on real life projects and great opportunity to be linked with industry and companies. I enjoyed studying in a multicultural environment and learning about different nations and their cultures.

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