Online courses

Curtin is an experienced provider of online learning - we've been delivering online courses to students worldwide for more than 20 years. We offer an engaging, interactive and convenient learning experience online either directly through Curtin or through Open Universities Australia (Curtin OUA), giving you more flexibility to study when and where it suits you.


  • Postgraduate online courses

    Postgraduate courses are usually for those who already have a university degree, although there are some exceptions.

  • Undergraduate online courses

    Undergraduate courses are for people who haven't previously graduated from university.

  • Curtin OUA courses

    You can study a Curtin degree through Open Universities Australia (Curtin OUA), which offers some different Curtin courses to the ones available at Curtin.

  • Curtin MOOCs

    Don't feel ready to take on a full degree or don't have much time? Curtin also offers free short online courses called MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses).

  • Stackable Credentials study

    Curtin is now offering you the opportunity to build your degree and study up to two online units, without needing to meet any entry requirements.

Online pathways into Curtin

If you don't meet our entry requirements, you can complete an online course to gain entry into a range of Curtin courses.