James Cook University
James Cook University (JCU) is a public university and is the second oldest university in Queensland, Australia. It is a teaching and research institution which is ranked top 2% of universities in the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) and top 4 % of universities worldwide, for academic studies and research. Offering excellence in teaching and research, JCU is a vibrant university operating across two countries and three tropical campuses, with locations in the North Queensland cites of Cairns and Townsville and in the city-state of Singapore. JCU also has a campus in Brisbane city operated by Russo Higher Education. The University’s main fields of research include marine sciences, biodiversity, sustainable management of tropical ecosystems, genetics and genomics, tropical health care, tourism and engineering.
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