A new study that examines labour market outcomes of more than 10,700 disadvantaged Australian university graduates has found graduates from low socio-economic backgrounds and regional and remote areas have employment outcomes comparable to graduates from more privileged backgrounds.
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).
UWA is proud to be a founder of the Perth International Arts Festival (PIAF), which remains one of the most inspiring and exciting arts festivals in the world, as well as the longest-running international arts festival in Australia.
Unless you had the opportunity to ride in the UWA hot air balloon at this year’s Open Day in August, chances are you have only experienced UWA’s beautiful Crawley campus at ground level. However, that’s about to change…
Are you overwhelmed by the course choices on offer? UWA’s flexible undergraduate course structure allows you to design your degree so that it is personalised and matches your individual career goals and interests.
Postgraduate applications for 2016 are now open. Studying a postgraduate course from UWA can introduce you to a world of new career opportunities. You’ll get to study alongside other like-minded, passionate peers and learn from leading academics in your field, making global connections that could lead to a successful long term career.
Anyone who is aged 20 years or older on 1 March (for Semester One entry) or 1 August (for Semester Two entry) qualifies for our mature-age entry pathways, even if you have had little or no previous tertiary study.
Budding designers in Year 11 are invited to join the Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Visual Arts’ (ALVA) annual Summer Design Studio for a week of fun, creativity and expert instruction in the January school holidays.
If you are a young musician with a passion for making music and refining your craft, you don’t want to miss our 2015 Summer Music Academy. Enjoy five days of expert tuition, music ensembles and other fun activities while staying at the beautiful St George’s College.
The Admissions Centre and Prospective Students Office are available to answer any queries you may have in regards to your university application over the holiday period - our festive season opening hours are as follows:
Imagine having the opportunity to develop a marketing strategy for a non-profit organisation, build a sensory garden for people with disabilities, or support the rehabilitation of people with a history of drug use...and then get credit towards your degree for it?
While the majority of 2015 commencing student scholarship applications have now closed, there are a wide range of scholarships that become available to students who are successful in receiving an offer and continue to enrol at UWA.
If you are passionate about design and interested in getting a valuable hands-on insight into the Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Visual Arts courses available at UWA, you are invited to join us for our 2015 Summer Design Studio.