Program Details

Why University of Western Australia?

Just minutes from Perth city, UWA is located on the picturesque banks of the Swan River and is renowned for its beautiful campus and sandstone buildings. For more than 100 years it has stood for excellence in teaching, learning and research, and has produced high-achieving graduates including a prime minister, a Nobel Prize winner, an Oscar-winning filmmaker, ground-breaking scientists and doctors, award-winning journalists, and celebrated musicians, writers and archaeologists – experts across many fields of endeavour.


Housing

Living at UWA means you can easily walk to uni, cafes and shops; you’re also a short bus ride to the city and Perth’s best beaches.


TEAN STAFF

Our team works with you start to finish through the study abroad process. Our staff is readily available and able to assist you with any academic, social, or cultural questions or issues that you may face during your time abroad. You can submit an inquiry for questions about the full degree program with University of Western Australia.

University

Univeristy

University of Western Australia offers a broad range of Undergraduate degrees, Postgraduate degrees, and Higher Degrees by Research.

UWA offers students a practical, real-world experience in addition to valuable professional networking opportunities. This hands-on learning approach is highly valued by employers and ensures you’re career-ready with communication and critical thinking skills as well as a broad, global perspective – all of which are vital in order to excel in a range of professions.

Location

Perth has a Mediterranean climate with hot, dry summers and mild, wet winters. It is the sunniest capital city in Australia with clear blue skies an incredible 70% of the year! Warm weather and clean air allow students to have a year-round outdoor lifestyle and enjoy the natural beauty including the coastline of white sandy beaches and majestic Swan River.

Courses

Discipline
Subject Area
Business
  • Data and Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • International Business
Education
  • Education
Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mineral and Mining Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
Humanities
  • Law
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
Sciences
  • Agricultural and Environmental Science
  • Anatomy
  • Biomedical Science
  • Dentistry
  • Earth and Marine Sciences
  • Geology
  • Geophysics
  • Health Sciences
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Medicine
  • Pharmacy
  • Physiology
  • Public Health
  • Optometry
  • Sports Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts & Design
  • Architecture, Design and Planning
  • Fine Art
  • Music

Eligibility

Eligibility will depend on the degree you are seeking. Reach out to our team for specific details.

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Get Involved

There are more than 180 clubs and societies to join as well as plenty of volunteering opportunities. Many courses also have a work-integrated learning or internship component built in.

Your weekends and holidays can be spent enjoying the outdoors at barbecues with friends, swimming in the clear blue waters of the Indian Ocean, or even stand-up paddle boarding on the Swan River.

Program Dates

February Intake

Orientation Week Late Feb
Teaching period Late Feb – Late May
Mid-semester break Mid-April
Final assessments (exams) Mid-June

July Intake

Orientation Week (mid-year) Mid-July
Teaching period Late July – Late Oct
Mid-semester break Early Sept
Final assessments (exams) Late Oct – Mid-Nov

Fees & Inclusions

  • Tuition fees:  AUD$34,200 – $42,000 typically for standard courses (AUD -based on 2022 fees)
  • Health insurance: from AUD$537 per year

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Global Excellence Scholarship

The University of Western Australia offers a significant scholarship to high-achieving undergraduate and postgraduate students, from selected countries, who apply for particular courses at the University. Undergraduate students can receive scholarships of up to AUD$48,000 over 4 years on eligible courses or AUD$36,000 over 3 years; postgraduate students can receive up to AUD$24,000 over two years on eligible courses.


Financial Aid

You can apply for US financial aid while studying at UWA through the United States Department of Education’s Direct Loan Program.

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Apr 26 University of Western Australia

University of Western Australia, Full Degree

A large and comprehensive university, University of Western Australia offers a wide spectrum of courses and the architecturally-stunning campus is minutes from the city’s Central Business District.

Apr 11 Monash University

Monash University, Full Degree

As one of the only universities in Australia with an academic calendar similar to that of the U.S., Bond University allows students with difficult schedules to spend a semester abroad in one of the most beautiful parts of the country and still be back in time for summer obligations.

Feb 25 Paris Eiffel Tower

Gap Year

WorldStrides, parent company of TEAN, invites gap year students to choose your own adventure with our immersive gap year program abroad. Spend 13 weeks in up to four countries and learn how you can make a difference in the world with other like-minded changemakers.

Feb 08

Bond University, Full Degree

As one of the only universities in Australia with an academic calendar similar to that of the U.S., Bond University allows students with difficult schedules to spend a semester abroad in one of the most beautiful parts of the country and still be back in time for summer obligations.

Nov 18 Hanyang campus

Hanyang Summer School

Study in Seoul at the largest international summer school program in South Korea at the respected Hanyang University. As one of the country’s leading research institutions offering a wide range of courses in English, particularly in STEM, Hanyang University welcomes around 2,000 students from around the world every summer. Choose two or three classes in the fields of your choice while also being introduced to the contemporary South Korean culture through included excursions and activities. Throughout it all, you’ll also receive beginning-to-end support from resident TEAN staff, accommodation and more to make the most of your summer in Seoul!

Oct 09

Pusan National University

Study abroad in one of South Korea’s most charming cities, the seaside town of Busan, for a culture-rich and community-focused semester. With beautiful beaches and mountains, Busan provides a welcoming base from which to dive into Korean culture while studying at a leading school, Pusan National University (PNU), ranked as one of the top 100 universities in Asia. Here students can choose from global studies, Korean and East Asian studies, and business courses, while taking advantage of PNU’s inclusive campus. Rated highly by both students and advisors, this budget-friendly program also features an orientation in Seoul, cultural excursions – including an overnight trip to Japan – and included meal plan for a comprehensive semester abroad.