International Research Profile
Our research has placed us in the Top 1% of universities worldwide for research quality.
The results of the Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) in 2012 rated 90% of UOW’s Fields of Research at, above, or well above world standard; and recognised in particular the contribution of the Intelligent Polymer Research Institute, the Institute for Superconducting and Electronic Materials and Materials and Manufacturing Engineering.
Our international reputation is enhanced through the world leading SMART Infrastructure Facility and the Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute (IHMRI), and the innovative Australian Institute of Innovative Materials (AIIM).
Australian Research Council (ARC) grants relative to size rate UOW 2nd in Australia, and 10th in Australia for the number of fields of research above or well above world standard.
Many of our research collaborations involve International Linkages - Read about 40 research impacts from the University of Wollongong to mark our university’s 40th year as an independent institution.
UOW in the media
Student satisfaction remains high at UOW..
Bangalay – the University’s newest student residence..
Beach safety program for international students..
UOW surges in QS World University Ranking by Subject results..
Goodwill Hunting event attracts almost 1000 students..
Students get inside look at Australia/US relationship..
UOWD announces major investment in new campus expansion..
International visit strengthens life sciences relationship..
Next-generation batteries a game changer for electric cars..
UOW has announced the raising of $10 million in investment capital..
More plaudits for SMART’s PetaJakarta project..