COPHE – Quality Independent Higher Education
The Council of Private Higher Education Inc. (COPHE) is a peak body representing Australian independent higher education providers. Our members promote equity, choice and diversity in the sector. COPHE was established in 2001 in recognition of the growing number of students choosing an independent higher education. COPHE represents high-quality independent providers who are committed to the best educational opportunities for students and promoting equity and best practice in Australian education.
The independent higher education sector in Australia has been growing steadily and now enrols 10 per cent of Australian higher education students.