EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES

Take your degree for free at ADFA, have your degree sponsored, or join the Australian Defence Force degree qualified. Whichever route you choose, enjoy a salary from day one and a rewarding job on graduation.

Experience an extraordinary year in the ADF

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Select your current status to see the education-based options available to you.

It's never too early to start dreaming about being an officer in the Navy, Army or Air Force. A degree will fast-track you into an exciting officer role; and there are two ways to have your uni fees paid for by the ADF.

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Australian Defence Force Academy

Receive military and leadership training in parallel with your university studies, choosing from a wide range of UNSW degree courses at ADFA in Canberra.

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Defence University Sponsorship

Study a relevant degree at your choice of accredited university, have your course fees paid from your appointment, earn a salary as you learn, and walk straight into a great job.

Start thinking ahead to the excellent career opportunities available to graduates in the ADF, complete with a lifestyle that's hard to beat.

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Defence University Sponsorship

If you're studying a relevant degree at an accredited university, have your remaining course fees paid, earn a salary as you learn, and walk straight in to a great job in the ADF.

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Graduate Entry

If your degree isn't on the sponsorship list it could still fast-track you into a rewarding officer role, with leadership and professional development training.

Whether it's your first job out of uni, or you're looking for a more exciting avenue for your qualifications, the ADF offers excellent opportunities.

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Graduate Entry

Join the Navy, Army or Air Force degree-qualified and you'll be fast-tracked straight into a rewarding officer role; with vocational, leadership and professional development training.

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Discover the different ways you can study a degree and gain
a rewarding career in the Navy, Army or Air Force.

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