Founded in 1989, Charles Darwin University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the large town of Darwin (population range: 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Northern Territory. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Casuarina, Alice Springs, Palmerston. Officially accredited/recognized by the Department of Education and Training, Australia, Charles Darwin University (CDU) is a large (enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Charles Darwin University (CDU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. CDU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.