Australian National University, Canberra

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Leafy and laid-back, Australian National University provides both students and visitors with a studious, relaxed atmosphere in which to unwind. The verdant campus extends across the affluent suburb of Acton, consists mainly of parkland--with more than 10,000 trees on campus--and has a border with the native bushland of Black Mountain. Established in the year 1946, the university boasts the distinction of being the only one created by the Parliament of Australia. Plan your visit to Australian National University and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Canberra road trip planner .
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  • I'm not sure how to rate a university as a tourist attraction, but the ANU campus is very pleasant to wander through audits many trees provide lots of shade on hot days.  more »
  • I attended Canberra High School when housed in the building here. Now the School of Art, it is representative of the Arts and Crafts movement in old Canberra. I also did my bachelor degree at ANU. The...  more »
  • is a city in a city except on school holidays lots to eat lots of chineese, japaness students, very busy place has every thing u want here banks, post office, security, open day is best to see every d...  more »
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  • Excellent grounds with beautiful natural scenery. Campus buildings are a modern style but with a lot to be desired. Good for a picnic in the sun. Sit by the creek and savour the glorious wildlife. Cold in winter, bring a coat.
  • One of the finest universities in Australia, however open day was a major disappointment this year
  • Good uni for Canberra. 1 of only a few unis. However, no teaching degree. undergoing renovations. look forward to a better university!!
  • Did my undergrad here - the uni is becoming more and more concerned with making money than with producing educated and well rounded young citizens. If you're not studying science and not a research student, they don't really care too much about your experience. On the plus side, beautiful campus and always plenty to do and see!
  • It is indeed one of the best universities in the world. As a Ph.D. student in ANU, I enjoy every moment studying here. The level of the researches here is even higher than many universities in USA and UK.

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