At Bond, you will not become just another student in the background. You are always visible. Your lecturers will know you, your tutors will invest time in you, so your learning will get the attention it deserves. It’s what sets us apart. An individual approach to learning that makes us different from the rest. And it’s why we produce graduates who get noticed above others. See for yourself and experience Bond today.
As Australia’s first private non-profit university, Bond University seeks to be recognised internationally as a leading independent university, imbued with a spirit to innovate, a commitment to influence and a dedication to inspire tomorrow’s professionals who share a personalised and transformational student experience.
By undertaking three-semesters-per-year instead of the usual two, graduates can accelerate their study and finish a six semester Bachelor's degree in two years*. With Australia's lowest student to teacher ratio, you will thrive in smaller study groups and have access to unparalleled academics and technological resources. Bond also offers Professional Master's programs which combine five months of practical industry placement enabling students to be eligible to apply for the two year Post Study Work Visa after graduation.
Australia's #1 university for student experience
Bond University has been ranked number one in Australia for student experience for 15 consecutive years by the 2021 Good Universities Guide. Our commitment to delivering an outstanding and highly individualised student experience means students receive personal attention and mentorship for the duration of their studies.
*subject to program completed
Stand out graduates
Bond’s focus on personalised learning, combined with our world-class teaching staff, work-integrated learning and career development support has resulted in our graduates being ranked number one in Australia for employer satisfaction for the past two years.
Preparing students for life after Bond
Our Beyond Bond program ensures that undergraduate students develop key employability and interpersonal skills through internships, volunteering, professional activities and global experiences. Our ‘Professional’ master’s programs offer postgraduate students a 20-week work integrated learning semester to provide valuable Australian work experience in their final semester.
Bond University is located on the Gold Coast – Australia's sixth largest city. With 60 km of white sand beaches, 300 days of sunshine, and evergreen national parks, the Gold Coast offers amazing scenic drives, water sports and night life for students to explore. The Gold Coast actively supports international students as part of the community.
Now offering students the ability to apply for three year post-study work rights, the Gold Coast is an emerging global city with world-class education and training facilities, extensive student support programs and employability initiatives to generate greater career opportunities.
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As Australia’s number one university for student experience, Bond has achieved more five-star ratings for student experience than any other university in Australia, according to the 2021 Good Universities Guide. The Guide is a trusted independent consumer guide for students researching their undergraduate study options.
Bond has also achieved a number of five-star ratings in the QS Star Ratings, a global rating system that provides students with a detailed overview of a university’s excellence.
2021 Good Universities Guide
- Overall Quality of Education
- Teaching Quality
- Learner Engagement
- Learning Resources
- Student Support
- Skills Development
- Student Retention
- Student Teacher Ratio
2020 - 2022 QS star ratings
- Academic Development
Bond University programs are accredited by a number of international organisations. The Bond Business School is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and the European Foundation for Management Development’s European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS). Find out more about Bond University's accreditations in Construction, Architecture and Project Management.
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Study and work in Australia
The Australian Government offers post study work (PSW) visas to international students who study at degree level in Australia. Students who have completed Bond University’s 92 week professional master’s programs, or the two or three year bachelor’s programs may be eligible to apply for a post study work (PSW) visa.
Strong industry connections
A cornerstone of a Bond degree is the industry experience. In every degree, students are given the opportunity to graduate with relevant experience from structured internships, clinical placements, research, exchange scholarships and work experience programs. Students have access to valuable opportunities with professional industry partners to maximise ‘hands on’ learning and development.
Internships and work experience
Bond University prides itself on helping students gain work experience while studying. Bond has outstanding links with industry partners and a global alumni network active in over 80 countries. The Career Development Centre is your one-stop shop for all career support. Our employment services specialists can help you with every aspect of the internship or job search process - from identifying your career goals and developing your resume through to getting you ready for that all-important interview and connecting you with Blue Chip industry partners.
Bond offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees. Popular programs include:
- Bachelor of Laws
- Bachelor of Actuarial Sciences
- Bachelor of Construction Management and Quantity Surveying
- Bachelor of Design in Architecture
- Bachelor of Property
- Bachelor of Commerce
- Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)
- Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science
- Juris Doctor
- Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice
- Master of Actuarial Practice
- Master of Construction Practice / Master of Construction Practice (Professional)
- Graduate Diploma in Architecture / Master of Architecture
- Master of Valuation and Property Development / Master of Valuation and Property Development (Professional)
- Master of Accounting / Master of Accounting (Professional)
- Master of Psychology (Clinical)
- Doctor of Physiotherapy
Bond University Scholarships
Bond University offers one of Australia’s most generous scholarship programs, awarded to both Australian and international students at an undergraduate and postgraduate level. Scholarships are designed to reward and recognise students who have excelled in the areas of academia, leadership, community and sport.
For more information and details on how to apply, please visit the Scholarships page.
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