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    School of Business, University of Western Australia: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

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    The Business School has been formed under the umbrella of the University of Western Australia. The school’s campus is located in Crawley campus which is the University’s main campus. It is located in Perth, Western Australia. The university itself was formed in 1911, as the state’s first university free from the British Empire. The founding programs offered by the university included mining, agriculture, biology, chemistry. The university is now home to four faculties with their associate schools; Business School being one of them.

    It offers a variety of undergraduate, postgraduate and executive courses. There are 4 major disciplines in which programs are offered. These include accounting, marketing, finance and economics. The programs offered by the business school are accredited by European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) and Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). The University has a graduate employment rate of 83.2% which makes it a preferable choice for studying in Australia.


    Business School, University of Western Australia, ranks:

    • Top 101-150 QS rankings in the world for business and management courses and #92 overall in the year 2020.


    University Type Public research
    Location Perth, Western Australia
    Establishment Year 1911
    Parent College University of Western Australia
    Accreditation Agency EQUIS and AACSB
    Cost Of Attendance Approximately AUD 59,700 (International students for MBA program)
    Work study Available
    On campus accommodation Available
    Mode of Program Full-time, part-time, online
    Graduate Employment Rate 83.2%
    Financial Aid Scholarships
    Student Retention Rate 91.2%
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    Programs, Campus and Accommodation


    • The campus of Business School at University of Western Australia is located on the Crawley Campus.
    • The campus is situated at Swan River in Crawley, making it one of the most picturesque campuses.
    • It has a number of art collections, theatre venues and a number of sporting and cultural communities.
    • It also houses a number of cafés, computer shops, tennis and squash courts, as well as a health and fitness centre.
    • Another interesting characteristic of the campus is that it houses a market day every Tuesday as well as has a co-op bookshop and second-hand bookshop.
    • Moreover it also has an on-campus optometrist, medical centre, pharmacy, dentist and physiotherapist.

    Housing Facilities/ Residence

    • The university provides accommodation to students under the residential colleges of the University of Western Australia. These residences are referred to as College Row.
    • There are five residential colleges overall. These include St Catherine’s College; St George’s College; St Thomas More College; Trinity Residential College and University Hall.
    • Students are required to apply online when considering accommodation at the university.
    • Each college comes with its own facilities. Some of these include a music room, parking, catering, a desk and chair, bed, internet access, etc.
    • Room options include single room, studio rooms, standard rooms, one-bedroom apartments, and fully furnished rooms.


    • The Business School of University of Western Australia offers various programs at undergraduate, graduate and executive education levels.
    • Students can include business as their second major along with their current degree.
    • The university offers undergraduate programs in marketing, accounting, management, economics, human resource management, etc.
    • Postgraduate programs include mainly two types of courses: Master’s and graduate certificate.
    • Some of the Master’s courses offered include Master of Commerce, Master of Public Policy and a graduate certificate in economics, graduate certificate in leadership are some graduate certificate courses available.
    • The executive programs have a large number of experienced coaches teaching in a vast number of fields that cover topics like management, strategy, entrepreneurship, leadership, finance, etc.
    • It is also a separate MBA program and is often counted under the list of Top MBA universities in Australia.

    Business School, University of Western Australia Application Process

    How to apply?

    Seeking admission at the University of Western Australia’s business school would give applicants a chance to gain world class education and open doors to a plethora of opportunities. The application requirements for undergraduate and graduate programs vary from each other. The same has been described below:

    Undergraduate Student Admission

    • Application Portal: Online portal
    • Application Fee: 150 AUD
    • Supporting Documents: Undergraduate applicants must submit the following documents at the time of admission:
      • English Language Proficiency Test Score Requirements TOEFL, IELTS, PTE, IB, CBSE, ICSE, etc.
      • School Transcripts (CBSE, ICSE, IB – minimum scores listed per program)
      • Scores should be comparable to ATAR.
      • Check the program for any specific requirements
      • Deadlines depend on the course you are applying for.

    Graduate Student Admission

    • Application Portal: Graduate Application portal
    • Application Fee: 100 AUD
    • Supporting Documents: Graduate applicants must submit the following documents at the time of admission:
      • English Language Proficiency Test Score Requirements TOEFL, IELTS, PTE, IB, CBSE, ICSE, etc.
      • Academic Transcripts
      • Any other requirements listed by the program you are applying for.
      • Some programs may require GRE/ GMAT scores along with recommendation letters, CV, referee reports and personal statements.
      • Deadline – Applications for Semester 2, 2020 close on July 26, 2020. Deadlines may vary for each program.

    English proficiency test score requirements for undergraduate and graduate students are given in the table below:

    Test Minimum Requirements
    TOEFL – Computer based 230
    TOEFL – Paper based 570
    IELTS Overall 6.5, no band less than 6.0
    PTE - Academic 64

    Business School, University of Western Australia: Cost of Attendance

    Applicants to the university need to take into consideration the cost of attendance to the university including living expenses and travel and tuition fees. The Department of Home Affairs has estimated the cost of living in Australia for students to be 21,041 AUD per year. A table for the same has been provided below, especially for the reference of international students (all costs in AUD):

    Tuition Fees 20,000 to 60,000 AUD
    Accommodation 90 to 440 AUD per week
    Phone and Internet 15 to 30 AUD per week
    Transport 30 to 60 AUD per week
    Groceries 140 to 280 AUD per week
    Gas, Electricity 10 to 20 AUD per week

    Scholarships/ Financial aid

    • There is a decent amount of financial aid available for students to reduce the cost of study at University of Western Australia’s Business School.
    • However, there aren’t many options available for international students.
    • The institute provides scholarships in Australia for international institutions such as Global Excellence Scholarship, International Achievement Scholarship and Australian government awards.
    • The Student Guild of UWA also offers various financial resources such as interest-free loans, monetary grants, textbook grants, meal vouchers, a food pantry, financial advocacy and assistance in budgeting.

    Alumni Network

    • The school encourages alumni to build a global network in order to stay connected with the university.
    • Alumni also have the option of working as network ambassadors, bridging the gap between current students and alumni.
    • Other ways alumni can help in the community is by becoming a part of the Friends community.
    • Some notable alumni are:
      • Colin Barnett – Premier of Western Australia
      • John Willinge, CEO Alverstoke Group LLC
      • Boediono – Vice President, Indonesia


    About 67% of the undergraduate and 82.3% graduate students from the institute were employed full-time after four months of graduation. Median salary for undergraduate students is 60,000 AUD while that of graduate students is 110,000 AUD. The school has employers like Clayton Utz, Rio Tinto, Woodside, ANZ Banking group, etc that offer placements to students from UOW Business School.

    $ 26,3611st YEAR

    2 years

    Course Duration

    $ 25,6171st YEAR

    3 years

    Course Duration

    $ 50,7151st YEAR

    2 years

    Course Duration

    Dec 08

    Application Deadline


    3 years

    Course Duration

    $ 25,6731st YEAR

    3 years

    Course Duration

    Degree Available

    School of Business, University of Western Australia Overview

    Insitution type
    University of Western Australia
    Student Population
    Average Cost of Attendance
    $25,673 / Year

    Test Scores For International Applicants

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    Attendance Cost


    attendance cost

    The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

    Tuition fees
    Undergraduate Programs
    $25,673 / Year
    Post Graduate Program
    $26,361 / Year


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