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Australian Defence Force


Defence University Sponsorship

While studying for a relevant degree at your choice of accredited university, join the Australian Defence Force (ADF), have your fees paid, receive a salary while you complete your degree, and walk straight into a great ADF role following graduation. Find more information about Defence University Sponsorship on the Defence Jobs website.

Australian Defence Force Academy (ADFA)

ADFA develops the future leaders of the Navy, Army and Air Force. Trainee officers at ADFA have four components to their training: an undergraduate degree, academy military education and training, officer qualities’ development and training for either the army, navy or air force.

Their university study is provided through a unique partnership between the ADF and the University of New South Wales (UNSW) where trainee officers study from a specified range of degrees. These trainee officers also have their fees paid and receive a salary. Find more information on the ADFA website.