The University of Western Australia

The University of Western Australia is one of the top performing universities in the Oceania region.

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Based in Perth, Australia, The University of Western Australia (UWA) is a global top 100 university with a reputation for teaching excellence, employability and an industry-rich learning experience that takes students beyond the classroom.

This global top 100 university, according to QS World University Rankings 2021, is part of the elite Group of Eight (Go8) Australian universities that lead the way in research and teaching excellence. UWA is ranked 1st in Western Australia for employability by QS Graduate Employability Ranking 2020, offering more than 4,500 global industry connections and partnerships.

Perth is the state capital and cultural hub of Western Australia. Its unique geographical position has earned it the nickname ‘The Gateway to Asia’ due to its proximity to major Asian cities, as well as its cultural diversity. Known for year-round sunshine and a relative low cost of living compared to other major Australian cities, Perth is ranked 6th in the world for liveability by Economist Intelligence Unit, Global Liveability Index 2021.

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Programs

UWA College’s programs have been developed in close partnership between INTO and The University of Western Australia.* They offer a range of core and elective units designed to ensure breadth of study and to provide students with the opportunity to study a wide range of majors – providing streams into the Arts, Biomedical Science, Commerce, Engineering, Mathematics, Science and Computing.

UWA College provide a range of programs, with varying lengths and entry points in the academic year.**

UWA College Programs:

Foundation Program: Provides international students with the academic knowledge, study skills, and English language competence to progress to the first year of a range of Bachelor’s degrees at The University of Western Australia.

Diploma of Commerce: Provides international students with the academic knowledge, study skills and English language competence they need to progress to the second year of a Bachelor of Commerce degree at UWA.

Diploma of Science: Provides international students with the academic knowledge, study skills and English language competence they need to progress to the second year of a Science-related degree at UWA.

Academic programs typically last between 8 and 15 months.

Also available:

Specially designed English language courses are available for international students requiring English tuition for the purposes of academic study at UWA or UWA College through the Centre for English Language Teaching (CELT).

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*Subject to TEQSA Third Party Provider approval.
**Courses subject to TEQSA Third Party Provider approval and course CRICOS registration.

CRICOS: 00126G - PRV12169, Australian University

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Career outcomes

UWA's industry partnerships open up many incredible opportunities for students including:

  • More than 4,500 global industry partners working on real-world challenges
  • Work placements and internships on select degrees
    for-credit volunteering offering key experience in student’s chosen field
  • Direct connections to commerce through UWA's industry-led university boards and councils
  • Potential eligibility for Australia's post-study work visa
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UWA College
35 Stirling Highway
Perth WA 6009 Australia

E: auadmissions@intoglobal.com

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