University of Western Australia (UWA)

About University of Western Australia (UWA)

Key Stats

Total students: 26,000
Founded: 1911

Campuses

Student Experience

The statistics below measure the educational experience of current students at University of Western Australia (UWA).

University of Western Australia (UWA) scores slightly above average on all student experience metrics for undergraduate students.

Overall quality of educational experience: 77.8% (national average 79.3%)
Teaching quality: 79.0% (national average 80.9%)
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About University of Western Australia (UWA)

Key Stats

Total students: 26,000
Founded: 1911

Campuses

Student Experience

The statistics below measure the educational experience of current students at University of Western Australia (UWA).

University of Western Australia (UWA) scores slightly above average on all student experience metrics for undergraduate students.

Overall quality of educational experience: 77.8% (national average 79.3%)
Teaching quality: 79.0% (national average 80.9%)
Learner engagement: 62.1% (national average 64.1%)
Learning resources: 81.8% (national average 84.1%)
Student support: 70.2% (national average 72.2% )
Skills development : 77.3% (national average 81.0%)

Source: Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching
 

Graduate Satisfaction

These statistics measure how well recent graduates of University of Western Australia (UWA) rated their learning experience.

University of Western Australia (UWA) scores just above average on all student experience metrics for undergraduate students.

Overall satisfaction: 74.3% (national average 80.0%)
Teaching scale:53.9% (national average 63.0%)
Skills scale: 78.9% (national average 81.8%)

Source: Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching
 

Graduate Employment

This section measures the employment outcomes of recent graduates from University of Western Australia (UWA).

Graduates from University of Western Australia (UWA) are more likely to be employed than the national average of university graduates, however their annual salary is not any higher than the average.

Employed full-time: 62.3% (national average 70.6%)
Employed overall: 84.1% (national average 87.5%)
Enrolled in full-time study: 41.6% (national average 21.1%)
Median annual salary: $58,000 (national average $58,000)

Source: Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching
 

How to apply

Not a Year 12 school leaver? You can apply through UWA's online application system OASys.

If you are a mature-age applicant (over the age of 20) looking to enter the Mature-age Access Program please view the entry options.

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