The University of Western Australia

35 Stirling Highway, Perth

  • #90 QS Global World Ranking
  • PublicStatus
  • Very HighResearch Output
  • 18,532Total Students
  • 1,539Faculty
  • 9,013Int'l Students

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Flexible degree structures and a wide range of subjects

To help students prepare for the workplace and become more employable, The University of Western Australia (UWA) offers five undergraduate degree types and more than 65 different majors:

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Science
  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Philosophy (Honors)

Our undergraduate degrees  are highly flexible and allow you to combine subjects as you please. The University’s wide scope of majors encourages you to sample a range of subject areas before you decide on a specialisation for either your career or further studies.

Combine your undergraduate and postgraduate professional degrees

High-achieving school leavers who’ve already decided on a career path are encouraged to take advantage of UWA’s Professional Pathways packages, which combine an undergraduate degree with a postgraduate professional degree – the perfect option if you have a strong sense of the direction you wish to take.

About

Flexible degree structures and a wide range of subjects

To help students prepare for the workplace and become more employable, The University of Western Australia (UWA) offers five undergraduate degree types and more than 65 different majors:

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Science
  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Philosophy (Honors)

Our undergraduate degrees  are highly flexible and allow you to combine subjects as you please. The University’s wide scope of majors encourages you to sample a range of subject areas before you decide on a specialisation for either your career or further studies.

Combine your undergraduate and postgraduate professional degrees

High-achieving school leavers who’ve already decided on a career path are encouraged to take advantage of UWA’s Professional Pathways packages, which combine an undergraduate degree with a postgraduate professional degree – the perfect option if you have a strong sense of the direction you wish to take.

University highlights

QS World University Ranking

  • 2012
    #79
  • 2014
    #84
  • 2015
    #89
  • 2016
    #98
  • 2017
    #=102
  • 2018
    #=93
  • 2019
    #91
  • 2020
    #86
  • 2021
    #92
  • 2022
    #93
  • 2023
    #90

Ranking criteria

61.7
Overall
55.6
Academic Reputation
49.9
Employer Reputation
21.8
Faculty Student Ratio
98.9
Citations per Faculty
100
International Faculty Ratio
99.9
International Students Ratio
98.2
International Research Network
65
Employment Outcomes

Student & Staff

Total students
18,532

37%
63%

International students
9,013

44%
56%

Total faculty staff
1,539

1034
505

Total students
18,532

37%
63%

International students
9,013

44%
56%

Total faculty staff
1,539

505
1034
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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.

Campus locations

Perth,

35 Stirling Highway , Perth , Western Australia , Australia , 6009

Albany,

35 Stirling Terrace , Albany , Western Australia , Australia , 6330

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