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Edith Cowan College

About Edith Cowan College


Alternative pathway into Edith Cowan University's undergraduate degrees. Edith Cowan College's fast-track Diploma courses are based on the ECU curriculum, and are equivalent to the first year of an ECU bachelor degree.


  1. Fast-track your university pathway into one of Australia's best institutions.

  2. Complete your Bachelor degree in 2 years (*some conditions apply, e.g. Nursing and Engineering pathway).

  3. More individualised classroom interaction mean you get more personalised attention from lecturers.

  4. Fantastic locations with some of the most modern and up-to-date facilities on-campus.

  5. Edith Cowan College provides you with a solid foundation to a degree that enables you to be job-ready and career-focused.


Edith Cowan College delivers their pathway programs on ECU Joondalup Campus West and their English Language programs on the ECU Mount Lawley Campus.


Start in: February, June or October.


Join approximately 700 Australian and International students from all over the world.


Welcome to Edith Cowan College, Your Direct Pathway to Edith Cowan University!



I am delighted to welcome you to Edith Cowan College (ECC). At ECC we are passionate about your education and in supporting you to be successful.


We pride ourselves in our high-quality university pathway programs, providing fast-track Diploma courses in many discipline areas, and in our exceptional English language courses, allowing you to start your degree with confidence. ECC is a great starting point to ensuring that you have a successful and smooth transition to Edith Cowan University (ECU) and an enjoyable and quality learning experience.


Whether you want to get into ECU but didn't get the required entrance score you needed, or you would like to study in an environment where small classes with a high level of student-to-teacher interaction will give you the academic support you need, we have a wide range of options to get you on the right path.


As an ECC student, you will be taught using the University’s curriculum and facilities and you will have access to ECU’s library, social clubs, and student support facilities.


We are proudly multicultural and welcome students from all over the world. Our highly skilled teaching staff incorporate teaching approaches that cater to all students and our friendly and supportive staff are here to help you on your educational journey.  


I invite you to join us at Edith Cowan College and I look forward to personally welcoming you soon.


Amanda Peterson
College Director and Principal
Edith Cowan College

Edith Cowan College at ECU Mt Lawley campus

Address: Edith Cowan University, Building 10, 2 Bradford Street
Mount Lawley WA 6050

Telephone: (618) 6279 1100
Facsimile: (618) 6279 1111

Edith Cowan College at ECU Joondalup campus

Address: Edith Cowan University, Building 80, Joondalup Campus West, 10 Injune Way
Joondalup WA 6027

Telephone: (618) 6279 1100
Facsimile: (618) 6279 1111