Statistics

UOW at a glance

At UOW, we believe in the power of connecting people, ideas and places to change things for the better.

32,953

students enrolled

131,859

UOW alumni

304

degrees on offer

25,387

students in Australia

7,566

students studying offshore

1,888

subjects

74.3%

 of our bachelor level graduates in full-time employment

179

nationalities represented at UOW

98%

of UOW disciplines rated at, above, or well above world standard

The City of Wollongong

210,350 Population in Wollongong

22°C  Average daily temperature (71.6°F)
27°C  Average summer temperature (80.6°F)

17  Patrolled beaches

Key industries include manufacturing, education, health services, port, tourism, mining, retailing, professional services and technology.

 

International links

270

Academic and research collaborations globally

147

Our Alumni live in 147 countries

6,332 

UOW students have studied on an overseas exchange program

272 

Study Abroad and Student Exchange global links

12,041 

study abroad and exchange students have come from other universities to study at UOW

UOW in Dubai

UOWD currently has around 200 staff and 3650 students enrolled in 12 accredited undergraduate degree courses, 11 Masters and a highly regarded PhD course

Research impact

5

major research entities

$138.74M

in research income and grants in 2016

57,692  

publications available on Open Access

distinguished professors

57  

start-up companies supported in iAccelerate

Major research facilities

 

Last reviewed: 4 April, 2017

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