Edith Cowan College

Location Perth
Established 1994
Famous For Sports Sciences, Commerce, Nursing


Edith Cowan College (ECC), previously known as Perth Institute of Business and Technology, is an Australian education provider in Perth, Western Australia. The Government of Higher Education Act 2004 accredits and has been affiliated with Edith Cowan University since 1994. Since then, more than 9000 students have transferred to Edith Cowan University. 

ECC is the founding college of Navitas Group and offers various diploma and certificate programs in communications and creative industries, computing, health science, arts, engineering, etc. It also provides English language courses at all levels, from beginner to advanced. 

Services for International Students

Edith Cowan College gives students access to state-of-the-art facilities and resources on the ECU campus, providing digital technologies, well-equipped classrooms, dedicated study areas, and comprehensive support services. High-speed internet is installed across the campus with the renovated Edith Cowan University library. 

Students can access various food outlets, such as cafes, bars, alfresco coffee shops, ECU medical center, sports center, ATMS, counselors on campus, etc. Transport facilities like free CAT bus services can take you directly to the campus. 

Student Guilds, clubs, and associations are offered to protect students' rights and enhance their study experience at the campus. The guild also organizes social events and cultural activities to engage students with social activities and enhance the university experience.


  • 495th in the U.S News & World Report Best Global Universities Rankings
  • 529th in the QS World University Rankings 2024. 


On-campus accommodations are available at the ECU Mount Lawley and Joondalup Student Villages. The fully furnished apartments have private bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchens, and spacious lounge areas. The villages also have on-site facilities like a pool, cafe, convenience store, sound lounge, e-library, study zones, and shared laundry. Students can also choose off-campus accommodations such as homestays.

About Location

Edith Cowan College is located on Edith Cowan University’s Mount Lawley and Joondalup campus. Joondalup campus is 25 km away from Perth, Australia. AQWA The Aquarium of Western Australia, Kings Park, Botanic Garden, etc., are well-known places to visit near the campus.

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