Welcome to The University of Western Australia – Western Australia’s most established and leading university, ranked 88th in the world.
By choosing UWA, you will join a vibrant student community of more than 24,000 intelligent minds who seek to progress and create knowledge for the benefit of the Western Australian, Australian and international communities.
UWA welcomes students looking for a truly international study experience, either by undertaking an undergraduate, postgraduate coursework or research degree, or on a study abroad or student exchange program.
At UWA, you can expect to be stretched intellectually as you interact with some of the country’s leading researchers and teachers. At the same time, you’ll have the opportunity to form lifelong friendships, study abroad and join one of our 120 vibrant clubs and societies.
UWA has five residential colleges close to campus: University Hall, St Catherine's College, St George's College, St Thomas More College and Trinity. The colleges offer a vibrant combination of living and learning on-campus, which uniquely defines your time at UWA and adds a valuable dimension to your degree. To apply for college accommodation, visit the online application portal.
There are several options available to students who are seeking off-campus accommodation while studying at UWA. Learn more about living options off campus or search UWA’s Housing Database to find vacant properties and shared accommodation options.
The cost of attending university involves more than just paying tuition fees. You will need to find accommodation, travel to and from campus, buy textbooks and stationery and consider food and entertainment. Learn more about the estimated cost of living.
UWA’s comprehensive range of student support services will help you settle into university life by supporting you both academically and personally, from before you arrive in Australia to long after you've settled into university life.
Perth offers an inspiring study environment of sunny weather and a relaxed outdoor lifestyle with beautiful natural scenery. Perth has been recognised as one of the top 10 most liveable cities in the world, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit’s Global Liveability Survey for several years in a row.