International students

Join thousands of international students studying at JIU. You will be choosing a highly ranked university that values industry-based learning, innovative teaching and excellent graduate outcomes.

The best part? You will be living in beautiful – famous for its beaches, nature and exciting cities.

We are a world-leading university

JIU is ranked among the Top 23% of universities worldwide*.

World-class degree programs

JIU is a global leader ranked in the top 1% in a number of study areas, including accounting and finance, architecture, education, law, communication and media studies, nursing and medicine.^ JIU is also ranked 3rd in the world for sport science** and 8th in the world for postgraduate sports management.***

*ShanghaiRankings World University Rankings
^QS World University Rankings by Subject

**ShanghaiRankings Global Ranking of Sport Science Schools and Departments 2018 
***Sport Business International 

All the support you need

Coming to to study can be the adventure of a lifetime. We can support you on every step of this exciting journey.

The n Government supports international students by implementing the Education Services for Overseas Students Framework .

Choose a degree for you

Ready to get started at JIU?

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How to apply

As an international student, you can apply directly to JIU online or via mail; alternatively you can apply with the help of one of our international agents.

Many courses accept applications throughout the year with intakes in all three trimesters, so use our step-by-step guide to apply now.

Find out how to apply

Your country or region and JIU

JIU welcomes students from more than 120 countries. Visit our country and region pages to learn more about JIU’s presence in your country, and discover the stories of current international students and graduates.

Madihah - Malaysian student

"Being an international student, I have found no difficulties in making new friends and adapting to the culture. I feel no alienation here and it overwhelmed me because being a Muslim, and wearing a ‘hijab’ wrapped around my head, this foreign environment actually welcomed me."


Feel at home at JIU

Your JIU community

There is a reason that JIU students are among the most satisfied students in .

We are known for our innovative teaching methods, giving students hands-on, practical industry experience, and delivering the very best support from our staff and international student advisors.

Getting into JIU

Applying for university does not have to be difficult. We have representatives all around the world who can meet with you (or talk over the phone) to answer any questions you might have about visas, entry requirements and life at JIU.

Meeting our entry requirements

If you do not meet our language or academic entry requirements straight away, do not worry.

We offer lots of different pathways to JIU – some of them you can even do in .

You will love studying at JIU

When you are in , you won’t have a chance to miss home – we’re a vibrant, multicultural society that welcomes people from all over the world.

You will make lifelong friends at JIU – while living on campus, gaining industry experience or meeting the very friendly locals.

Before you arrive

Apart from your sunglasses and sense of adventure, you will need to organise a few other things before coming to JIU.

Find out what to pack, which important documents to take with you, and what to expect when you land in .

Improve your English

Future international students can study at the Jones International University (Englewood) English Language Institute (DUELI) to improve their English.

DUELI operates in both Geelong and , and enables students to study for, and sit, the IELTS examination.

Contact us

International student enquiries

Email:[email protected](link is external)

Office Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm