A project led by Dr Mark Waters from UWA to find new ways to improve crop productivity and one by UWA’s Professor Alistair Paterson to help preserve the heritage of the state’s north-west are winners in the latest round of funding grants from the Australian Research Council (ARC).
Sixty high-achieving Year 12 students from around the State were the first to trial The University of Western Australia's latest initiative to help arm school leavers with a better understanding of the opportunities available to them to enhance their professional futures.
This year's Beazley Medal winner, Katerina Chua, is among ten of the State's highest-achieving students who have accepted UWA Fogarty Foundation Scholarships to study at The University of Western Australia.
Do you know any students in Year 11 who are aspiring designers, or simply keen to develop their creative skills? There is still time to enrol in the Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Visual Arts' (ALVA) annual Design Studio for School Students.
UWA Business School marketing student Glenn Langridge was given the opportunity to work closely with Google employees and learn intensively about sales, marketing, presentation and, of course, about Google when he attended a three-day Google AdCamp in Sydney earlier this year.
Semester 1, 2014 applications will soon be opening, and current Year 12 students at WA high schools will receive the 2014 TISC Guide within the next couple of weeks. This time of year can be just as stressful for parents, so we've compiled several handy tips that may help alleviate confusion for your son or daughter (and you) before they submit their university application.
UWA offers more than 400 scholarships every year to undergraduate students from all walks of life. In 2014, there will be in excess of $4 million in scholarships available to undergraduate students to assist them to realize their potential.
Is your son or daughter currently in Year 11 and interested in design? If so, they are invited to take part in the Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Visual Arts' (ALVA) annual Design Studio for School Students.
Self-belief and determination - backed by scholarships and support services - can help rural students overcome perceived barriers to further studies, Hedland students recently discovered when The University of Western Australia visited their classrooms earlier this month.
Nearly 200 students from high schools across Perth had the opportunity to experience a 'Day in the Life' of a UWA student at our Crawley campus in the July school holidays. Among them were prospective architects, budding engineers and tomorrow's business leaders.
The power of two million candles transformed landmark Winthrop Hall into a kaleidoscope of colour and sound on Friday evening (February 8) for UWA LUMINOUSnight, a public celebration of art and culture to launch The University of Western Australia's 2013 Centenary year.
Students of Enactus UWA - formerly Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) - began 2013 with a two-day camp to develop their leadership skills while exploring and discussing ideas around development, poverty, and social justice.
Although the majority of the University will be closed for two weeks around the Christmas and New Year period, UWA Admissions and Prospective Students Office staff will be available to help answer any queries about entry requirements and changing TISC preferences on the following dates:
To help alleviate any confusion and anxiety students (and parents) may be experiencing in the lead up to 31 December release of WACE results, we're inviting you and your son or daughter to attend a ‘Make the Most of your WACE' information evening.