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The University of Western Australia

Type of institution
University
International students
6051
On campus accomodation
Available
About The University of Western Australia

The University of Western Australia (UWA) was established in 1911 as the State's first university. It was also the first free university in the British Empire, actively promoting equal access to tertiary education for all social classes. More than 100 years later, the University is now home to nine Faculties and Schools and a number of Research Institutions and Centres which celebrated the University's Centenary in 2013. UWA also entered the internationally-recognised Academic Ranking of World Universities' Top 100 listing, continuing to set the standard for other West Australian universities to follow in terms of recognition for its achievements nationally and internationally.

The University of Western Australia consistently appears in the top 1% of universities worldwide in the major academic rankings systems such as the Academic Ranking of World Universities and the QS World University Rankings. UWA is the only Western Australian University to belong to the Group of Eight which is a coalition of the top research universities in Australia and it is one of only two Australian members of the Worldwide Universities Network, a partnership of 18 research-led universities from Europe, Africa, the Americas and the Asia-Pacific. The University is also a foundation member of the Matariki Network of high quality, research-intensive universities with a particular focus on student experience.

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Rankings and reviews
World Ranking
111 / 760
Source: THE World University Rankings
Member of Group of Eight, Worldwide Universities Network
Where can you study?
-31.98118, 115.81992
Crawley Campus
Nearest City: Perth
Estimated cost of living: -1
Type: On-campus
Address: 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia, 6009 Australia
-31.98118, 115.81992
Albany Centre
Nearest City: Perth
Estimated cost of living: -1
Type: On-campus
Address: 35 Stirling Terrace, Albany, Western Australia, 6332 Australia

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