The University of Western Australia


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UWA is the only research-intensive university in Western Australia, attracting more than 70 per cent of all national competitive funding to the state.

Research at UWA
The University offers an outstanding, international research culture across all disciplines, providing opportunities for staff and students to enjoy a world-class university experience.
Courses and programs
You would usually be expected to have a first class or upper second class honours degree from an approved university to enter a postgraduate research program, but admission requirements can vary.
Research Institutes and Centres
The University is home to a number of institutes and centres that conduct dedicated research, especially in the medical and industrial fields, and is affiliated to many other centres across the country.