Student experience

Our picturesque Crawley campus is located on the Swan River just 10 minutes from Perth city. The campus offers you a range of cafes, bookshops, banks, a vibrant cultural precinct, myriad clubs and societies, a supportive Student Guild, and on and off-campus accommodation options.

For international students, Perth is the perfect location with its warm, sunny climate and relaxed outdoor lifestyle. Perth is also in the same time zone as many Asian countries, making it easier to keep in touch with family and friends.

Degree options

UWA’s innovative course structure is based on a global model and prepares you to meet the challenges of a rapidly changing world, while giving you the opportunity to design your individual course of study.

By selecting one of five broad bachelor degrees and then one or two focused areas of study from almost 70 diverse majors, you can pursue your interests and maximise your career opportunities at the same time. After graduating you may wish to enter the workforce or continue your studies at honours or postgraduate level in the same or an alternate field.

Expand your career opportunities

By offering professional degrees at postgraduate level, UWA is on par with leading universities around the world. Whether you are seeking a career as a doctor, engineer, lawyer, teacher, architect, dentist, psychologist, social worker (among others), entering your profession with both an undergraduate and a postgraduate qualification will help you obtain a competitive edge in a global workforce.

Graduate outcomes

Your UWA degree is an investment in your future. Our graduates consistently exceed the national average starting salaries and the national graduate employment rates.

The University has strong industry partnerships with many organisations, giving you practical, real-world experiences alongside a strong theoretical education, as well as valuable professional networking opportunities. This hands-on learning approach is highly valued by employers and helps ensure you are career-ready for life.

Changing the world through research

UWA is a research-intensive university and is part of the internationally recognised Group of Eight. With more than 75 research and training centres, UWA attracts a high calibre of globally recognised researchers and postdoctoral research students to carry out important projects.

Pursue your impossible

At UWA we help people make the most of the possibilities presented. UWA is a community of people who want to explore the unknown, challenge convention and make things happen—people with a burning desire to make the most of their own potential and contribute to the world's advancement.