The ANU is your window to the world. As social researchers, historians, anthropologists and creatives, we solve problems, foster innovation, and shape a better tomorrow.
Whatever your passion, the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences offers a diverse range of qualifications across the humanities, arts, and social sciences. We are ranked #1 in Australia*, and in the top 20 globally, for subjects including Anthropology, Politics and International Studies, Development Studies, History, Philosophy and Sociology. With 28 languages on offer, more than any other Australian university, and graduates who have made their mark on the world, your studies at ANU can take you anywhere.
Enjoy ANU Open Day. Meet your future lecturers – academics who are experts in their field – and the students you could soon be studying alongside. Join a campus tour, watch presentations about our disciplines, participate in labs, and have all your questions answered about study, scholarships, and accommodation. Immerse yourself in exhibits and workshops at the School of Art and Design, and see our world-class recording studio in action.
Where in the world can humanities, arts, and social sciences take you? Find out at ANU Open Day.
*QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018.
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Plan your ANU Open Day
Pre-plan and get the most out of Open Day 2018. Browse the sessions available at the ANU Open Day page and think about the information that will be most important in helping you make decisions about uni.
You’ll also have the chance to hear from academics through the presentations on the College of Arts and Social Sciences (CASS) disciplines and get one-on-one advice at the main expo in the ANU Llewellyn Hall (Building #100).
Talk to our academics
Whatever your passion, with our broad range of degrees you can incorporate many of your interests into your studies, including music, art, history, anthropology, modern languages, politics, archaeology, environmental studies, international relations, human rights—the list goes on!
Our key academics across all disciplines will be on-hand in the Anthenaeum in the School of Music to guide you through your study options across your favourite subjects.
A collection of useful links for students, parents and agents to help students along their career path, find the subjects that they’re passionate about that will aid and prepare them for a long, multi-faceted career.