University of Western Australia

Building at University of Western Australia

Study at University of Western Australia

University of Western Australia (UWA) is one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in Perth, Australia that has a wide range of programs, and is considered one of the leading research universities in the country. The university is beautifully situated near Swan River. The campus has large green spaces and imposing sandstone buildings.

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7 good reasons to study at University of Western Australia

  1. UWA is known for the quality of its curriculum that attracts good students and lecturers from around the world.
  2. Although it is a large university you get very good support from lecturers and there is focus on group teaching and project work.
  3. You get offered many practical learning experiences within and outside the classroom.
  4. The faculties have strong industry partnerships that help us combine strong theoretical understanding with practical, real-world application.
  5. The atmosphere on campus is very good, with green spaces, peacocks wandering around, and an active student center offering all the services you need.
  6. Joining student-run clubs and societies adds fun and friendship to your UWA experience.
  7. UWA has a proud sporting tradition, and there are many sporting groups including activities and providing a highly regarded recreation centre on campus.

Awards won by University of Western Australia

The University of Western Australia is a member of "Group of Eight", the Australian co-operation between research universities. UWA has been ranked second in Australia for its bachelor programs, and ranks 87th in the world in the highly respected Shanghai-Jiao Tong University's Academic Ranking of World Universities. 

What can I study at University of Western Australia?

  • A Bachelor
  • A Master
  • One or two Study Abroad semesters

What does it cost to study at University of Western Australia?

The cost of studying at the University of Western Australia can vary according to your level of study and study program. Our study advisors will be happy to send you the accurate price for your preferred study program and courses, as well as an estimated budget of living in Perth.

Do you have more questions, don't hesitate to contact us for prices, budget or answers to your questions. KILROY offers free student counselling. Students from some countries can apply for part-time work in Australia besides their studies e.g. in a café or in a movie theatre. 

Fun facts about University of Western Australia

  • The Faculty of Arts is home to a small family of peacocks.
  • Many people experience UWA very similar to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft & Wizardry from the Harry Potter movies.
  • Number of students: 21.000
  • Number of international students: 4.500

How can KILROY help me study in Perth?

KILROY offers free student counselling, and we'll assist you all the way from the very first questions about studying in Perth, through the application process, to your arrival in Perth. Moreover, our study advisors can send you an estimated budget of your expenses during your studies at the University of Western Australia. Please get in contact to hear more about your opportunities to study at the University of Western Australia. We look forward to hearing from you!

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