The University of Wollongong (UOW) has earned a place among the top 20 modern universities in the world through world-class research and teaching. With an international network of campuses, UOW consistently rates among the top Australian universities in key areas, including graduate satisfaction and starting salaries.
UOW focuses on offering personalised experiences and outstanding learning environments. At this university you will have the support you need to do your best. There is a comprehensive range of services for learning support and wellbeing. UOW is a top ranked Australian university for student experience, with five stars for “Student Support” and “Teaching Quality” in the 2018 Good Universities Guide. The University’s commitment to students is evident in UOW graduates, who are recognised for their capability, quality and success in the global workplace; for the tenth year in a row UOW is ranked by employers in the top 1% of universities in the world. (QS World University Rankings Graduate Employers survey, 2018)
Study in Wollongong
The City of Wollongong is one of Australia’s most beautiful cities. It’s located just 90 minutes south of Sydney – close enough to be within the daily reach of the Sydney CBD, but without the crowds, pollution and expense of a big city. The UOW Wollongong campus lies between green mountains and the broad, blue waters of the Pacific Ocean offering you a quality of life that’s hard to beat. It’s an ideal learning environment and there are also plenty of exciting activities to keep you entertained when you are not studying.
The University offers a range of flexible and affordable accommodation options for international students both on-campus and nearby. And you can’t beat Wollongong for getting around! The “Gong Shuttle” buses provide regular, free transport to the uni and around the City of Wollongong 7 days a week.
There are over 125 student clubs and societies on campus to enhance students’ personal, social and academic development, including UOW’s Vietnamese Student Association. Other popular groups on campus for Vietnamese students include International Student Programs, incorporating English conversation groups, social events and sightseeing trips, and social sport, using UOW’s fabulous sporting facilities to reduce stress and stay healthy.
Wollongong campus study areas
Bachelor, Master and PhD degrees are offered in the following areas:
- Engineering & Information Sciences
- Law, Humanities & the Arts
- Science, Medicine & Health
- Social Sciences
Study in Sydney
In addition to its original Wollongong campus, UOW offers some of its most popular Business programs in downtown Sydney. The Sydney campus is just minutes’ walk from Sydney Harbour and the famous Opera House. It is a welcoming place to study and provides access to the latest technology, learning development mentors and workshops, student counsellors and networking events.
Sydney campus study areas
Master programs in Business.
Study in South Western Sydney
UOW South Western Sydney offers undergraduate and postgraduate degrees that meet the demands of Sydney’s rapidly expanding South West.
South Western Sydney study areas
Arts, Business, IT, Health Management and Double Degrees in Arts/Law and Business/Law
Located on the Main Wollongong campus, UOW College offers a range of quality English language and academic pathway (Foundation, Diploma) courses.
Phone: +61 2 4221 3218
Address: Future Students, University of Wollongong, NSW, 2522, Australia
UOW CRICOS: 00102E; UOW College CRICOS 02723D
University of Wollongong Diplomat Scholarship -30% Tuition Fee Waiver
University of Wollongong South Western Sydney Scholarship -25% Tuition Fee Waiver
University Excellence Scholarship -30% Tuition Fee Waiver
University of Wollongong Faculty of Business Bursary Scheme - 20% Tuition Fee Waiver
UOW Sydney Business School Bursary Scheme - 20% discount of the full tuition fee
UOW Sydney Business School Partial Tuition Fee Scholarship -25% reduction of the tuition fee
Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences Postgraduate Scholarship -10% Tuition Fee Waiver
Faculty of Social Sciences Postgraduate Scholarship - 10% Tuition Fee Waiver
UOW Alumni Postgraduate Scholarship - 10% tuition fee waiver from UOW.
Research Scholarship Opportunities
International Student Accommodation Scholarships - AU$5,000 for 1 year
Nabil/SBI/Standard Chartered/Nepal Investment/Himalayan/Everest/Laxmi/Siddhartha
USP of University of Wollongong & other important information
87.8% Employer Satisfaction of UOW graduates #2018 QILT Survey
218th in the world – QS World University Rankings 2019
201-250 band – Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019
246th in the world – Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2018
32nd in the world – Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2018
37th – Times Higher Education Asia-Pacific University Rankings 2019
5 Star rating - QS World University Rankings 2018
95% of UOW’s disciplines were rated as “High” or “Medium” for research impact
Ranked top 1% of universities in world for quality of graduates in the 2019 QS GER
Rated 23rd in the world for graduate employment rates
16th best modern university in the world
Top 2 per cent University worldwide
3 Year Bachelor with 60% or above can get direct admission into Master
3 Years PCL Nursing + 2 Years Bachelor of Nursing can get admssion into Master