The University of Western Australia is a public university in Perth, Western Australia, Australia. The university enrols close to 20,000 students annually.
The most top-ranked courses offered by the university are Agriculture and Forestry, Anatomy & Physiology, Civil & Structural Engineering, Earth & Marine Science, Mineral & Mining Engineering, Psychology, Biological Science, Ecology, Public Health, Environmental Science & Engineering and Marine/Ocean Engineering.
|Application Portal||University online application portal|
|Average GPA rate||3.0|
|Mode of Payment||VISA, Discover Card, Master Card, Local Bank Transfer|
|Admissions Office Helpline||+61 8 6488 1000|
|Admissions Office E-mail||International@uwa.edu.au|
International Applicants must apply 90 days prior to the deadlines to be considered for admission -
|Semester 1||December 1|
|Semester 2||June 1|
|Medicine, Dentistry, Podiatric Medicine or Pharmacy direct pathways (Semester 1)||May 31|
This is a suggested deadline. Admissions will continue to accept applications until three weeks before Semester commences, however, there is no guarantee that the application will be assessed in time if the applicant submit it after the deadline. This does not apply to Medicine, Dentistry, Podiatric Medicine or Pharmacy direct pathway applications.
There are no application deadlines for PG courses.
The university offers undergraduate degrees in varied disciplines like Bachelor of Science (BSc), Bachelor of Commerce (BCom), Bachelor of Arts (BA) and Bachelor of Biomedical Science (BBiomedSc). Bachelor of Philosophy is one of the most popular courses that allow an intake of only 30 students per year.
Application Portal: University online application portal
Application Fee: $150
International students may submit either TOEFL, IELTS, PTE or CAE scores to prove English proficiency.
|Test||Minimum required score|
|TOEFL (iBT)||An overall score of 82 or above with a minimum score of 22 in writing, 18 in reading, 20 in speaking and 20 in listening|
All international students have to apply for a single student visa (subclass 500). These are the steps to be followed prior to applying for the student visa -
A student visa application should show the following proof:
The University offers graduate degrees in courses like engineering, computer science, biology, architecture, research, etc.
The university does not offer some PG programs to international students such as Master of Clinical Audiology and Master of Pharmacy.
Application Portal - University online application portal
Application Fee - $100
Application deadline - December 1
|Masters in Business Administration||Transcripts with GPA of 3.25 above, GMAT Scores (650), CV, Personal Statement (1000 words), Two LORs, Professional Experience|
|Master of Science||Bachelor’s degree in Science, Completed research and coursework supplementary form, SOP, LOR|
|Master of Data Science||Bachelor’s degree in Science, Mathematics Applications ATAR, or equivalent, as recognised by UWA.|
|Master of Professional Engineering||Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, LOR|
The university usually takes 10 business days to process the application. If the applicant is successful in securing the admission an offer letter will be sent. This letter will contain the new student number, course details and how can an applicant respond to the offer.
The University has a selective admission process. Applicants are advised to apply prior to the deadlines to ensure a better chance of selection. The university considers the applications with an overall approach.