Charles Darwin University (CDU) maintains a global reputation for excellence in education. Ranked among the top 2 per cent of universities in the world, according to the 2015 Times Higher Education World University Rankings, CDU offers the full spectrum of education opportunities; from VET courses through to undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and short courses. Recognising the importance of supporting individual student needs, CDU provides flexible study options such as online, self-paced and face-to-face learning on campus. Renowned for a cross-cultural approach to learning, as well as strong roots in the research space, CDU is at the forefront of collaborative education and innovation. CDU is a provider of online courses for Open Universities Australia.