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UOW
Bega

UOW Bega campus has been providing the local community with access to world-class university education for 22 years; producing over 550 UOW graduates. Located on Auckland Street, the campus offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses, a pathway program, and academic support throughout your degree.

Information for 2023 students

The below information will link you to everything you need to know about getting started with your studies, from enrolling in your course and attending orientation, to all the tools and tips to help you succeed in your first year. If you can't find the answer here, reach out to campus staff, and they'll be more than happy to help. Welcome to UOW.

$3,000 Regional Kick Start Scholarships

Are you planning to start at UOW Bega in 2023? Will you be studying full-time? If you've answered yes to both, you may be eligible to receive a scholarship.

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Courses offered at UOW Bega

Our Bega campus provides students with a supportive, student-centred environment, face-to-face teaching, and interactive digital access to UOW lectures. The campus is also a support hub for students studying online with UOW, offering academic and practical support during their studies. If you live in the region and are considering uni study, take a look at what your local campus has to offer.

If you have any questions about studying at UOW Bega please contact us.

As well as our full degree programs, you can study the 1st year of the following UOW degrees UOW Bega

The 1st year of several other programs is also offered. Contact ask-bega@uow.edu.au to find out if you can start the degree you are interested in at this campus.

Tutorial classes are delivered online with flexible timetabling, with on-campus study facilities and support available through your local campus.


 This program is available for the below degrees: 

  • Bachelor of Arts - all campuses
  • Bachelor of Business - all campuses 
  • Bachelor of Business Administration - all campuses
  • Bachelor of Social Science - UOW Shoalhaven
  • Bachelor of Nursing - UOW Batemans Bay, UOW Bega, and UOW Shoalhaven 

 

The University Entrance Program (UEP) is a fee-free program^ that - on successful completion - offers guaranteed entry* into the first year of a range of UOW bachelor degrees.

This program is offered to Domestic students only.

For further information, visit the UOW College course page.


 ^There are limited fully funded Commonwealth Supported Places (CSPs) available for this course. Where a CSP is awarded, the UEP course will be fee-free. 

*Guarantee is subject to meeting UOW entry requirements.

Scholarships for Victorian nursing students

UOW Bega is happy to advise that Victorian students in the East Gippsland - Bega Valley border region studying the UOW Bachelor of Nursing at the Bega campus from 2023, are eligible to access the Victorian government's 'Making it Free to Study Nursing' initiative.

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Find out more

UOW Bega has developed a reputation as a cooperative learning environment with a high standard of academic excellence. 

What is it like to be a man in nursing?

There are currently more than 301,000 registered nurses employed in Australia, with employment projections estimating a growth of nearly 14 per cent over the next four years. UOW Bachelor of Nursing graduate Harry Clout says his career in nursing has changed the way he sees the world.

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Student testimonials

Student in Nursing Lab Claudia Mitchell
Merrilie Insch
Student in front of Uni Mohammad Attar
Student in the sunshine Jessica Clarke

Study at your local campus for your 1st year at UOW

Ready to start uni but not ready to leave your local area? Our 1st-year course options may be your answer. These options are listed in the above 'Courses offered' section. If you have any questions about starting your UOW degree at our Bega campus, our team will be happy to help you.

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Number 1

The latest QILT Employer Satisfaction Survey ranked UOW first among Australian public universities, with overall satisfaction of graduates at 91.7 per cent.

Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT) 2021

5 stars

UOW received a 5-star rating for undergraduate skills development.

The Good Universities Guide 2023

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At UOW Bega we're always happy to help. Call or email with your questions or book a time to come on campus to talk in person and take a tour. Our campus is located at 176 Auckland Street, Bega.