Statistics

UOW at a glance

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

31,464

students enrolled

112,739

UOW alumni

471

degrees on offer

24,427

students in Australia

95.1%

of UOW students would recommend us

1,888

subjects

12,811

 international students in Australia and abroad

143

nationalities represented at UOW

9,466 

exchange students have studied at UOW

THE CITY OF WOLLONGONG

203,500 Population in Wollongong
292,500 
Population of Illawarra area

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

213 

Academic and research collaborations globally

143 

Our Alumni live in 143 countries

3,167 

UOW students have studied overseas

171 

Study Abroad and Student Exchange global links

9,466 

students from other universities have studied 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

Rated amongst the ‘Top 10’ research universities in Australia (ERA 2012).

275 

invention disclosures

$431M

in research & commercialisation income

50  

commercial licence agreements

60 

successful patents

4  

new start-up companies

MAJOR RESEARCH FACILITIES

 

Last reviewed: 26 May, 2014

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
  • 112,739 alumni
  • 9 campuses
  • 471 degrees

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