The University of Western Australia (UWA) is a prestigious and globally-ranked university that has provided an outstanding learning experience since 1911, making it one of Australia’s oldest institutions.

Its pictureseque campus is located in the centre of Perth, known as the gateway to Asia due to its unique global position. Sharing a time zone with 60% of the world’s population, it’s the ideal location for students to build connections and careers.

From June 2022, UWA College – our new campus-based international pathway center – will provide university preparation programs for international students looking to progress to UWA. They’ll study an academic pathway program and build their language skills to the level required by their chosen degree.

Why The University of Western Australia ?

  • Top 100 in the world
  • 1st in western Australia for graduate employability
  • 9 subjects in world top 50
  • 5 star for teaching quality

Key Rankings

  • 92nd in the world (QS World University Rankings 2021).
  • 1st in Western Australia for employability (QS Graduate Employability Ranking 2022).
  • 5 stars for teaching quality (Good Universities Guide 2021).
  • A member of the prestigious Group of Eight (Go8) universities
  • 43 subjects in the world top 1% (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2021)
  • 4,500+ global industry partnerships
  • UWA graduates have gone on to work for global organisations including Ernst & Young, HSBC, KPMG, Shell and PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • The only Business School in Western Australia to be accredited by EQUIS and AASCB

Top Subjects

  • Agricultural Sciences
  • Arts
  • Biomedical Science
  • Business/Commerce
  • Business Analytics
  • Data Science
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • Pharmacology

Degree Information for Graduate Programs

Direct Entry

If your student meets the academic and English language requirements for the degree program, they can apply directly to the university program.

Language and Communication Essentials

An flexible English course offering students rapid progress in preparation for academic study.


While studying at UWA, students can choose to live right on campus at UWA’s College Row. A short walk to the university’s main buildings and facilities, this residential community has everything they’ll need to enjoy student life.

In the student residences, there are staff available 24/7 to offer support.

Students can also choose off-campus living at UWA endorsed student apartments or homestay experiences in Perth.