About the University

What Are we about?

At the University of Wollongong we’re about connecting bright minds through learning and research, to shape the world we live in.

We’re about bringing people with different passions, strengths, and skills together to collaborate and innovate. 

We’re about world-class education, empowering people with knowledge, and creating job opportunities. 

We’re about working with and for our communities to improve lives.

In learning and teaching, research, and business, at UOW it’s personal. We work with you, to help you realise your bright idea and big plan.

That's what it means to connect at UOW.

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Welcome to UOW

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Welcome to the University of Wollongong, an institution ranking among the top 2% of universities in the world, with an enviable record in teaching and research. More »

The UOW Vision

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To be a leader in ideas and solutions, a community of campuses and partners where discovery, learning and technology connect to transform people and the world we live in. More »

UOW at a Glance

  • 31,464 students enrolled
  • 12,811 international students
  • 127,754 alumni
  • 9 campuses
  • 471 degrees

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