In 2018, Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) rated the discipline of Law and Legal Studies at the University of Wollongong ‘above world standard’.
This is the third time that research in the discipline of law and legal studies at UOW has been found to be ‘above world standard’, sustaining the same ERA rating achieved since 2012.
UOW’s Law School is renowned for a variety of progressive research in the areas of: law and society, transnational law, and criminal law.
In addition to our strong research activity, the School of Law provides a dynamic, interdisciplinary context for postgraduate study, with high-level research facilities and great opportunities for peer interaction. Students participate in cutting edge transnational, creative and critical law & policy research and have close access to academic leaders in relevant disciplinary fields.