Program Details

Why University of Western Australia?

Just minutes from Perth city, UWA is located on the picturesque banks of the Swan River and is renowned for its beautiful campus and sandstone buildings. For more than 100 years it has stood for excellence in teaching, learning and research, and has produced high-achieving graduates including a prime minister, a Nobel Prize winner, an Oscar-winning filmmaker, ground-breaking scientists and doctors, award-winning journalists, and celebrated musicians, writers and archaeologists – experts across many fields of endeavour.


Housing

Living at UWA means you can easily walk to uni, cafes and shops; you’re also a short bus ride to the city and Perth’s best beaches.


TEAN STAFF

Our team works with you start to finish through the study abroad process. Our staff is readily available and able to assist you with any academic, social, or cultural questions or issues that you may face during your time abroad. You can submit an inquiry for questions about the full degree program with University of Western Australia.

University

Univeristy

University of Western Australia offers a broad range of Undergraduate degrees, Postgraduate degrees, and Higher Degrees by Research.

UWA offers students a practical, real-world experience in addition to valuable professional networking opportunities. This hands-on learning approach is highly valued by employers and ensures you’re career-ready with communication and critical thinking skills as well as a broad, global perspective – all of which are vital in order to excel in a range of professions.

Location

Perth has a Mediterranean climate with hot, dry summers and mild, wet winters. It is the sunniest capital city in Australia with clear blue skies an incredible 70% of the year! Warm weather and clean air allow students to have a year-round outdoor lifestyle and enjoy the natural beauty including the coastline of white sandy beaches and majestic Swan River.

Courses

Discipline
Subject Area
Business
  • Data and Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • International Business
Education
  • Education
Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mineral and Mining Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
Humanities
  • Law
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
Sciences
  • Agricultural and Environmental Science
  • Anatomy
  • Biomedical Science
  • Dentistry
  • Earth and Marine Sciences
  • Geology
  • Geophysics
  • Health Sciences
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Medicine
  • Pharmacy
  • Physiology
  • Public Health
  • Optometry
  • Sports Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts & Design
  • Architecture, Design and Planning
  • Fine Art
  • Music

Eligibility

Eligibility will depend on the degree you are seeking. Reach out to our team for specific details.

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Get Involved

There are more than 180 clubs and societies to join as well as plenty of volunteering opportunities. Many courses also have a work-integrated learning or internship component built in.

Your weekends and holidays can be spent enjoying the outdoors at barbecues with friends, swimming in the clear blue waters of the Indian Ocean, or even stand-up paddle boarding on the Swan River.

Program Dates

February Intake

Orientation Week Late Feb
Teaching period Late Feb – Late May
Mid-semester break Mid-April
Final assessments (exams) Mid-June

July Intake

Orientation Week (mid-year) Mid-July
Teaching period Late July – Late Oct
Mid-semester break Early Sept
Final assessments (exams) Late Oct – Mid-Nov

Fees & Inclusions

  • Tuition fees:  AUD$34,200 – $42,000 typically for standard courses (AUD -based on 2022 fees)
  • Health insurance: from AUD$537 per year

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Global Excellence Scholarship

The University of Western Australia offers a significant scholarship to high-achieving undergraduate and postgraduate students, from selected countries, who apply for particular courses at the University. Undergraduate students can receive scholarships of up to AUD$48,000 over 4 years on eligible courses or AUD$36,000 over 3 years; postgraduate students can receive up to AUD$24,000 over two years on eligible courses.


Financial Aid

You can apply for US financial aid while studying at UWA through the United States Department of Education’s Direct Loan Program.

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University of Western Australia, Full Degree

A large and comprehensive university, University of Western Australia offers a wide spectrum of courses and the architecturally-stunning campus is minutes from the city’s Central Business District.

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Monash University, Full Degree

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Bond University, Full Degree

As one of the only universities in Australia with an academic calendar similar to that of the U.S., Bond University allows students with difficult schedules to spend a semester abroad in one of the most beautiful parts of the country and still be back in time for summer obligations.

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Bond University

As one of the only universities in Australia with an academic calendar similar to that of the U.S., Bond University allows students with difficult schedules to spend a semester abroad in one of the most beautiful parts of the country and still be back in time for summer obligations.

Dec 07 An ornate, brick building erect near a grassy quad below a blue sky on University of Western Australia's campus in Perth

University of Western Australia

Seeking near-perfect weather, a city with a small town feel and beaches at your doorstep? Look no further than the University of Western Australia in Perth. As a large and comprehensive university, a wide spectrum of course offerings are available and the architecturally-stunning campus is minutes from the city’s Central Business District. Students can take advantage of the opportunity to reside in the campus’ residential halls where new Australian friends are ready to be met.

Dec 07 A medieval-type corridor surrounds a vibrant green quad

University of Melbourne

The University of Melbourne is not only located in the world’s most liveable city, but is also consistently ranked as one of the top two universities in Australia and within the top 50 in the world. Here students are challenged in the classroom with leading programs and innovative methods while experiencing big city life near Melbourne’s Central Business District. Outside of studying, discover all that Melbourne has to offer – from its vibrant arts scene, to exciting cafe culture and everything in between.

Dec 07 A biker rides down a main street in downtown Melbourne, home to RMIT's urban campus

RMIT University

RMIT University’s modern architectural design accents the lively streets of Melbourne. Often considered the world’s most liveable city, participants can’t help but feel energetic in this urban campus. With an assortment of comprehensive courses, emphasizing on technology and design, and the best parts of Melbourne at your feet, you’ll find it easy to settle into your new routine. Students participating in our RMIT University program live in high quality, fully furnished student apartments a short walk from campus.

Dec 07 Students use the grassy quad on Monash's campus to hang with friends, study and wait in line for BBQ!

Monash University

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