James Cook University

The James Cook University, JCU short, is a university in Townsville and Cairns, in the Australian state of Queensland.

The James Cook University was founded in 1970; It is named after James Cook. In addition to the two main sites in Townsville and Cairns, there are locations in Brisbane and Singapore, as well as institutions in Mackay, Mount Isa, Thursday Iceland, Iceland Orpheus, Paluma and " Fletcherview " near Charters Towers.


  • Arts, Education and Social Sciences
  • Law, business, arts and humanities
  • Health, Medical and Molecular Sciences
  • Natural sciences and engineering, and information technology