Statistics

UOW at a glance

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

32,208

students enrolled

131,601

UOW alumni

307

degrees on offer

27,874

students in Australia

95.1%

of UOW students would recommend us

1,888

subjects

13,539

 international students in Australia and abroad

143

nationalities represented at UOW

9,466 

exchange students have studied at UOW

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

213 

Academic and research collaborations globally

175 

Our Alumni live in 175 countries

2,682 

UOW students have studied overseas

272 

Study Abroad and Student Exchange global links

10,560 

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: 14 March, 2016

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