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The University of Western Australia

Perth, Perth Australia +1
  • Albany, Albany, Australia
  • QS World University Rankings
    93
  • StatusPublic
  • Research OutputVery High
  • Student/Faculty Ratio12
  • ScholarshipsYes
  • International Students9,017
  • SizeL
  • Total Faculty1,539

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The University of Western Australia (UWA) is a world top 100 university, ranking 85th in the world in the highly respected ShanghaiRanking’s Academic Ranking of World Universities 2020 and 92nd in the world in the QS World University Rankings 2020.

Location

UWA is located on the picturesque banks of the Swan River in Perth , just five kilometres from Perth’s central business district, next to Perth’s iconic Kings Park.

Student experience

UWA offers a n innovative course structure allowing students the flexibility to design courses to meet their needs and develop skills to increase their employment and education prospects. More than 25,000 students are enrolled at UWA from more than 100 countries, including over 5,000 international students.

Research

UWA delivers world-class research and continues to attract the world’s brightest minds.  The University is a member of the Group of Eight (a partnership of Australia’s leading research-intensive universities), the Worldwide Universities Network and the Matariki Network of Universities.

Community

UWA has a strong connection to industry and government and contributes to communities both locally and internationally. As the founder of the Perth Festival (the first of its kind in the southern hemisphere), UWA is part of Perth’s dynamic cultural scene and its campus is home to numerous galleries, museums and theatres.

About

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is a world top 100 university, ranking 85th in the world in the highly respected ShanghaiRanking’s Academic Ranking of World Universities 2020 and 92nd in the world in the QS World University Rankings 2020.

Location

UWA is located on the picturesque banks of the Swan River in Perth , just five kilometres from Perth’s central business district, next to Perth’s iconic Kings Park.

Student experience

UWA offers a n innovative course structure allowing students the flexibility to design courses to meet their needs and develop skills to increase their employment and education prospects. More than 25,000 students are enrolled at UWA from more than 100 countries, including over 5,000 international students.

Research

UWA delivers world-class research and continues to attract the world’s brightest minds.  The University is a member of the Group of Eight (a partnership of Australia’s leading research-intensive universities), the Worldwide Universities Network and the Matariki Network of Universities.

Community

UWA has a strong connection to industry and government and contributes to communities both locally and internationally. As the founder of the Perth Festival (the first of its kind in the southern hemisphere), UWA is part of Perth’s dynamic cultural scene and its campus is home to numerous galleries, museums and theatres.

University highlights

The University of Western Australia is one of the top Public universities in Perth, Australia. It is ranked #93 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #79
  • 2014
    #84
  • 2015
    #89
  • 2016
    #98
  • 2017
    #=102
  • 2018
    #=93
  • 2019
    #91
  • 2020
    #86
  • 2021
    #92
  • 2022
    #93

Ranking criteria

62.5
Overall
58.5
Academic Reputation
94.9
Citations per Faculty
58.1
Employer Reputation
20.4
Faculty Student Ratio
100
International Faculty Ratio
99.9
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
18,535

37%
63%

International students
9,017

44%
56%

Total faculty staff
1,539

942
597

Total students
18,535

37%
63%

International students
9,017

44%
56%

Total faculty staff
1,539

597
942

Scholarships

Yes
The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.
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