The University of Western Australia

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The University of Western Australia
For more than 100 years The University of Western Australia (UWA) has provided world-class education, research and community engagement. The University has a broad research and teaching profile across a wide range of disciplines. With world-class staff and facilities, UWA students are given the best possible opportunities to pursue their impossible and excel in their fields.

UWA is one of the country’s leading research institutions as demonstrated by our Nobel Laureate and is the only WA member of the prestigious Group of Eight research universities. UWA is a community of people who want to explore the unknown, challenge convention and make things happen; people with a burning desire to make the most of their own potential and contribute to the world’s advancement.

Our consistently high entry (Australian Tertiary Admission Rank) scores mean UWA’s undergraduate cohort is the most academically talented of any WA university and generally is recognised as being of the highest quality in Australia.


UWA offer scholarships for international students

  • International Masters Scholarships
    The University of Western Australia invites high achieving international students undertaking graduate studies to apply for a scholarship program for their chosen coursework master’s degree.
  • Forrest Research Foundation Scholarships
    Forrest Research Foundation Scholarships are offered across all five Western Australian universities to outstanding students who wish to undertake high quality research and enroll in a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) at a Western Australian university. International students will also receive an International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS) or a Scholarship for International Research Fees (SIRF) to cover the cost of tuition fees and health cover.
  • A wide range of scholarships is available to international students. Scholarships are specific to countries, study areas and research areas. For more, go to UWA scholarships.

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