Address: 35 Stirling Highway
Crawley WA 6009
Telephone: +618 6488 6000
Fax: +618 6488 1380
Contact: International Centre
Telephone: +618 6488 3939
Fax: +618 9382 4071
Semester 1: Applications close December 1 and semester commences in February
Semester 2: Applications close June 1 and semester commences in July
Note: Not all faculties have a semester 2 intake
Undergraduate: $21,300 – $42,550
Postgraduate: $21,300 – $65,600* (* total course)
Note: All amounts shown are in Australian dollars.
Degrees by Distance Education
Times Higher Education Supplement: No. 84 (2009)
The university offers scholarships for international students at the postgraduate level. For more information, visit http://www.scholarships.uwa.edu.au/home/postgrad/international.
The university has five residential campuses, with rates ranging between $340 and $364 a week in 2010. More information is available at http://www.studentservices.uwa.edu.au/ss/housing/living_on. The university has a housing office to assist students preferring to live off-campus: http://www.studentservices.uwa.edu.au/ss/housing.
About the University
Established in 1911, The University of Western Australia is the oldest university in Western Australia and one of the most prestigious in the country. Superbly located on the Swan River in the vibrant city of Perth, the university boasts a student body representing more than 80 nationalities. Across its nine faculties, the university offers courses in all major disciplines. A number of residential colleges are also located near the campus.
Perth is the capital and largest city of Western Australia, situated on the permanently sunny west coast of Australia. With a population of 1.6 million people, Perth is a vibrant and prosperous city. The region’s resource industries have attracted people from around the world, resulting in an ethnically and culturally diverse population. Perth is famous for its weather, beaches, sports and natural resources, and has been included in the top ten of the Economist’s World’s Most Livable cities. The city itself is a bustling metropolis with a lively leisure and entertainment scene, with many museums, festivals and other cultural offerings to please visitors.