University of Western Australia

  • Address: The University of Western Australia 35 Stirling Highway Crawley WA 6009 Perth 6009
  • Contact: Mary-anne Spalding
  • Email: law-fao@law.uwa.edu.au ; alicia.brown@uwa.edu.au ; mary-anne.spalding@uwa.edu.au ; holly.cullen@uwa.
  • Summary:

    Established in 1911, the University's ground-breaking research, quality academic staff and state-of-the-art facilities combine to offer a vibrant student experience.

    As Western Australia's premier university, UWA was equal first overall in Australia based on key measures in the Good Universities Guide 2014 including student demand, graduate outcomes, graduate starting salaries, getting a full-time job research intensivity and research grants.

    The University of Western Australia ranks 91st in the world in the highly respected Shanghai-Jiao Tong University's Academic Ranking of World Universities.

    UWA is the only Western Australian university to belong to the Group of Eight – 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.