The number of online courses in Australia is now around 2.2 million, which is well above the 2 million in 2013.
That number is on track to surpass the number of students enrolled in Australian universities in 2020.
The University of Melbourne has also seen a jump in the number and number of its online courses.
It currently has 1.2million online courses, with a growth rate of 2.3 per cent.
The University of Adelaide has increased its online enrollment by just over 100,000, but this is down to its new online course, which allows students to access all of its courses online.
University of Queensland, Melbourne’s rival in the state’s universities, has also made great progress in online enrolment, as of the end of June 2017, according to its website.
The number of courses available online at the University of Queensland was 1.6 million in the year to June 2017.
The university is aiming to double its online enrolments by the end and increase its total online enrolred to 4.8 million in 2021.
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