University of Western Australia courses and units

The University of Western Australia is one of Australia's leading universities and has an international reputation for excellence in teaching, learning and research. A dynamic and progressive university, UWA is a member of the prestigious Group of Eight partnership of leading Australian universities and offers a diverse range of courses.

High quality teaching and research ensures UWA attracts outstanding undergraduate and postgraduate students from around Australia and overseas. Students who have graduated with a UWA qualification have excellent career outcomes, with UWA consistently exceeding the national average for graduate employment. With intellectual excellence and critical thinking at the heart of all UWA degrees, our graduates are leaders in all fields of endeavour at home and abroad.

World-class is our minimum standard and we strive to achieve international excellence in all we do. Our longer-term aim is to be counted among the top 50 universities in the world by 2050, continuing to play a vital role in scholarship and discovery of global significance.

The University of Western Australia currently has more than 21,000 students, and operates primarily from its main campus in Perth.

UWA offers courses in Integrated Human Studies through Open Universities Australia.