Postgraduate
study

For those who want to lead the change

The world is changing at a rapid pace. But don’t just keep up – stay ahead with postgraduate study at UOW. As technology transforms the way we work, adapt and place yourself at the forefront of current thinking.

By furthering your skills and knowledge, you’ll be in a position to discover new opportunities and better find your place in the global job market. To make your mark – on a person, a business, a community or maybe even the world.

Many UOW degrees have the option to combine online and face-to-face learning, so you can undertake postgraduate study while you work. A range of postgraduate coursework programs also offer Commonwealth Supported Places (CSP).

Still unsure if postgrad study is for you? Here are 7 reasons why it could be.

Invest in your future

  • Earn more: UOW postgraduates earn $81,100 median starting salary, compared to $57,900 for undergraduates*.
  • Specialise or diversify: Choose a specialised postgraduate course that lets you gain highly valued skills, or diversify your skills by choosing a course in a complementary field.
  • Learn more, quickly: Compress a decade of on-the-job experience into a few short years with an industry-focused degree, or diversify your skills by choosing a course in a complementary field or industry.

*QILT Graduates Outcomes Survey 2016


Awards and rankings

Top 1% for graduates as rated by global employers
Globally rated Five stars a five-star university
Number 1 university in Australia for postgraduate study
Top 2% of universities in the world

At UOW, we're proud to be among the best modern universities in the world. Throughout our 60-year history, we've built an international reputation for world-class research and exceptional teaching quality.

Study your way

Coursework

UOW coursework programs are designed to develop practical and relevant skills from a range of specialisations that are driven by the current needs of the industry. Many of our courses offer delivery options that are tailored to how students prefer to study.

Research

A postgraduate research degree allows you to play an active role in transforming lives and communities. By contributing to the body of knowledge you’ll be shaping our future and furthering our understanding of the world.