Ranking  91      7
Country Australia
City Perth
Bachelor (foreigners)25,399 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)25,399 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)9,000 USD/year.
Master (citizens)12,000 USD/year.
Cost of living $870-1,582 USD/Month.
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General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1911
Abbreviation UWA
Teachers 1,530
Students 19,789
Foreigners 19%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Seek wisdom
• Department of Education and Training, Australia
• Group of Eight (go8)
• Universities Australia
• Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
• Worldwide Universities Network
• Australian National Business Schools
World ranking91
Country ranking7
Academic Reputation108
Employer Reputation153
International Faculty48
International Students203
Citations per Faculty130
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities112
Engineering and Technology123
Life Sciences and Medicine77
Natural Science113
Social Sciences and Management74
Ranking in world by discipline
Economics & Business151
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking91
QS World University Rankings98
ARWU Academic Ranking87
Cost of living in Perth
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 379 572
Food 249 507
Transportation 79 179
Communications and utilities 106 119
Clothing 26 99
Sports and leisure 30 106
Accommodation in Perth USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre383
Shared room in city centre578
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre763
1 bedroom apartment in city centre1,069
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة غرب استراليا
German University of Western Australia
Spanish Universidad de Australia del Oeste
French L'Université d'Australie occidentale
Japanese ウェスタン・オーストラリア大学
Korean 웨스턴오스트레일리아 대학교
Portuguese Universidade da Austrália Ocidental
Russian Университет Западной Австралии
Chinese 西澳大利亚大学
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University of Western Australia (UWA) - public higher education institution in Australia.

University of Western Australia - Description

The University of Western Australia has helped to shape the careers of more than 75,000 graduates since it was established in 1911. UWA graduates have distinguished themselves across every sphere of endeavour, in Australia and the international arena. Their success reflects the UWA's balanced coverage of disciplines in the arts, sciences and professions. The University of Western Australia's mission is to advance, transmit and sustain knowledge and understanding, through the conduct of teaching, research and scholarship at the highest international standards, for the benefit of the international and national communities and the State of Western Australia. Its enduring commitment is to improve society through learning and discovery. UWA aims to be recognised internationally as an excellent research-intensive university and a leading intellectual and creative resource to the communities it serves. It continues to build research and postgraduate strengths linked to, and sustained by, a high quality undergraduate program in which teaching and learning takes place in an atmosphere of research and scholarship. The University fosters an international focus for all its activities and standards as an integral part of its overriding commitment to excellence and high quality. Western Australia's first university, UWA remains one of Australia?s best research-led universities.

Bachelor - University of Western Australia

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is one of Australia’s leading universities, with an international reputation for excellence in teaching, learning and research. It aims to be among the top 50 universities in the world by 2050, continuing to play a vital role in scholarship of global significance. A dynamic and progressive institution, UWA is a Group of Eight member, with 26,000 students in eight faculties – Architecture, Landscape and Visual Arts; Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; Business; Education; Engineering, Computing and Mathematics; Law; Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences; Science – and the School of Indigenous Studies. Known for excellence and enterprise, UWA’s strong research culture attracts high levels of research funding and outstanding staff. High quality teaching attracts Western Australia’s top school-leavers. The UWA experience is more than just training for employment. Situated on the Swan River five kilometres from the centre of Perth, UWA is acclaimed for its heritage listed grounds. The campus is known for a vibrant social, cultural and sporting life and its beauty. UWA students graduate with outstanding skills and knowledge, as well as developing lifelong friends, precious memories, and a sense of achievement that empowers them for the rest of their lives.

Description of University of Western Australia

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is a research-intensive University located next to the beautiful Swan River and Perth city, in Western Australia. The University was established in 1911 and now hosts more than 25,000 students and employs 3500 staff. The University’s main campus in Crawley is renowned for its heritage and contemporary architecture and for landscaped grounds that see the campus acknowledged as one of the most beautiful in the world. UWA has a broad research and teaching profile across a wide-range of disciplines. With world-class staff and facilities, UWA students are given the best possible opportunities to pursue their impossible and excel in their fields. UWA staff and students also contribute to numerous world-class research projects. UWA is recognised internationally as ranking 88th in the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) for 2014. UWA staff members have won many awards for teaching and research, notable among these are Professor Barry Marshall and Emeritus Professor Robin Warren who were awarded the 2005 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for their discovery of the bacterium Helicobacter and its role in gastritis and peptic ulcer disease. UWA is a member of the Group of Eight, a coalition of leading research intensive Australian universities. It is also part of two global university networks - the Worldwide Universities Network and the Matariki Network of Universities across seven nations

Programs - Bachelor - University of Western Australia

Bachelor Aboriginal Health and Wellbeing
Bachelor Accounting
Bachelor Agricultural Science
Bachelor Anatomy and Human Biology
Bachelor Anthropology and Sociology
Bachelor Applied Computing
Bachelor Archaeology
Bachelor Architecture
Bachelor Asian Studies
Bachelor Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Bachelor Biomedical Science
Bachelor Botany
Bachelor Business Law
Bachelor Chemistry
Bachelor Chinese
Bachelor Classics and Ancient History
Bachelor Communication and Media Studies
Bachelor Computer Science
Bachelor Conservation Biology
Bachelor Economics
Bachelor Engineering Science
Bachelor English and Cultural Studies
Bachelor Environmental Science
Bachelor Exercise and Health
Bachelor Finance
Bachelor French Studies
Bachelor Genetics
Bachelor Geography
Bachelor Geology
Bachelor German Studies
Bachelor History
Bachelor History of Art
Bachelor Human Geography and Planning
Bachelor Human Resource Management
Bachelor Indigenous Knowledge, History and Heritage
Bachelor Indonesian
Bachelor Integrated Design
Bachelor Italian Studies
Bachelor Japanese
Bachelor Landscape Architecture
Bachelor Law and Society
Bachelor Linguistics
Bachelor Management
Bachelor Marine Science
Bachelor Marketing
Bachelor Mathematics and Statistics
Bachelor Medieval and Early Modern Studies
Bachelor Microbiology and Immunology
Bachelor Music Studies
Bachelor Natural Resource Management
Bachelor Neuropsychology and Cognitive Science
Bachelor Neuroscience
Bachelor Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Bachelor Pharmacology
Bachelor Philosophy
Bachelor Physics
Bachelor Physiology
Bachelor Political Science and International Relations
Bachelor Population Health
Bachelor Quantitative Methods
Bachelor Science Communication
Bachelor Social and Applied Psychology
Bachelor Specialist Music Studies
Bachelor Sport Science
Bachelor Work and Employment Relations
Bachelor Zoology
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Programs - Master - University of Western Australia

Master Anthropology and Sociology
Master Archaeology
Master Architecture
Master Asian Studies
Master Business and Engineering Asset Management
Master Business Information Management
Master Civil Engineering
Master Classics and Ancient History
Master Commerce
Master Commerce and Commerce
Master Commercial and Resources Law
Master Communication Studies
Master Computer Science
Master Criminal Justice
Master Doctor of Business Administration
Master Doctor of Dental Medicine
Master Doctor of Medicine
Master Early Childhood Education
Master Economics
Master Engineering
Master English and Cultural Studies
Master European Languages and Studies
Master Executive Master of Business Administration
Master Fine Arts
Master History
Master Human Resources and Employment Relations
Master Industrial Relations
Master Landscape Architecture
Master Laws
Master Linguistics
Master Marketing
Master Master of Business Administration
Master Music
Master Oil and Gas Engineering
Master Philosophy
Master Political Science and International Relations
Master Primary Education
Master Professional Accounting and Professional Accounting
Master Public Administration
Master Social Work and Social Policy
Master Urban Design
Master WomenS Studies
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