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University of Wollongong

Northfields Ave Wollongong View map
Australia
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Public
Very High
19,125
Yes
1,388
5,553

Overview

The University of Wollongong, Australia (UOW) has become one of the best modern universities in the world: dynamic, agile and prominent in national and international rankings for the quality of our teaching, research, student experience and outcomes.

With students and staff from 160 nationalities, UOW has nurtured a welcoming multi-ethnic community that helps strengthen the university experience of students from all backgrounds.

A personalized approach ensures students make a smooth transition into university life, while the real-world experience incorporated into every degree has seen QS World University Rankings Graduate Employers Survey place UOW in the top 1% of universities for the quality of our graduates.

UOW offers over 450 degree programs through faculties of Business; Science, Medicine and Health; Engineering and Information Sciences; Social Sciences; and Law, Humanities and The Arts. UOW has a proud tradition of student mobility with over 160 international exchange partner universities in 42 countries

The UOW main campus is located in Wollongong – the ninth largest city in Australia, only an hour south of Sydney in New South Wales. It is a vibrant city that offers the perfect Australian lifestyle. With 17 surf beaches, a thriving sporting community, a rapidly growing music scene and strong cultural diversity, Wollongong is a university city that’s set up for student life.


University Highlights

Total students - 19,125

26%
74%

International students - 5,553

%
%

Total faculty staff - 1,388

511
877

Total students - 19,125

26%
74%

International students - 5,553

Total faculty staff - 1,388

877
511

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.
2019
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English language requirements

This institution accepts IELTS!
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