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Location: 35 Stirling Hwy, Crawley WA 6009, Australia

Country: Australia

Near by Big City: Perth

About University: The University of Western Australia (UWA) is a research-intensive university in Perth, Australia that was established by an act of the Western Australian Parliament in February 1911, and began teaching students for the first time in 1913. It is the oldest university in the state of Western Australia and is colloquially known as a "sandstone university".

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It is also a member of the Group of Eight. The university was established in 1911 following the tabling of proposals by a royal commission in September 1910.

Bursaries: The University offers a number of scholarships to ensure that financial need, remoteness from the University, disability, and educational disadvantage are not barriers to the enrolment of high-quality students. A Better Australia Scholarship Program : Inspired by the potential of young people today, The Expert Editor has established an annual scholarship to be awarded to a student in Australia with initiative, ambition and lofty idealism. ($1500).

Accommodation: The residential colleges – St Catherine's College, St George's College, St Thomas More College, Trinity, andUniversity Hall (formerly Currie Hall) – are close-knit communities full of support, friendship and activity, and they offer the unique opportunity of a collegial experience. It is the interaction between peers, senior students, and academic and support staff in a collegiate environment, combined with the array of academic, cultural, and social experiences and programs, which characterises the colleges and makes them distinctive educational settings.

Ranking: UWA has been ranked as having some of the highest quality undergraduates of any university in Australia and is ranked second in Australia for the quality of its undergraduate programs.

Admission Requirement*: To gain a place at UWA, all students must:
1. demonstrate academic performance by obtaining a sufficiently high score for entry to UWA in one of our entry pathways.
2. achieve UWA's requirement for English language competence.
3. satisfy any prerequisites for a particular course or major.

IELTS Requirements: Minimum IELTS score is 6.5

Fees Range: The average tuition fee per year
 • For any undergraduate course is : $32,771
 • For any postgraduate course is : $36.617

*Conditions apply.