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
UOW academics develop crowd-sourcing system in Hong Kong..
Next generation fusion reactor could hold key to sustainable future..
UOW Motorsport wins international student competition..
Students bound for Indo-Pacific region under New Colombo Plan..
Online Masters enables access to international students..
UOW ranks in world’s top one per cent for graduate employability..
Weaving a powerful solution for energy generation..
India tops the batting order for international student experience..
Consul General of China visits UOW..
Scholarship strengthens ties with Dutch royalty..
World’s biggest health challenges to be confronted in Wollongong..