James Cook University, Australia

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Ranked in the top four percent of the world's tertiary institutions by the respected Academic Ranking of World Universities produced by the Shanghai Jiao Tong University, James Cook University is dedicated to creating a brighter future for life in the tropics world-wide, through graduates and discoveries that make a difference.

JCU has campuses in:

  • Townsville
  • Cairns
  • Singapore
  • Brisbane
  • Mackay
  • Mount Isa
  • Thursday Island

JCU's students come from many backgrounds, promoting a rich cultural and experiential diversity on campus. Our undergraduate and postgraduate courses span the Arts, Business, Creative Arts, Education, Engineering, Law, Medicine and Health Sciences, Science, Information Technology and Social Sciences. We aim to give graduates the qualifications and skills they need for the global workforce.

Student accommodation:

On-campus means living in student colleges and halls located on the University grounds.

JCU’s Townsville campus has seven on-campus Colleges and Halls offering accommodation for around 1,250 students. Apply online. 

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Sport and Fitness:

Joseph Banks Avenue 
Douglas, QLD 4811
07 4781 5930

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The JCU Bookshop is owned by James Cook University.   Our primary function is to ensure that the textbooks required for your subjects are available in a timely and cost effective fashion.

Some of the services we provide:

  • Textbooks: The JCU Bookshop offers discounts of up to 15% off recommended retail price to JCU Students. 
  • Technical and specialist books
  • Stationery
  • Computer Products
  • Medical equipment

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James Cook University


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