About UWS

Why Study at UWS?About UWS

UWS has a reputation for innovation and relevance in teaching and research, offering Bachelor, Master and PhD programs in more than 100 course areas. UWS provides a challenging study environment which aims to equip today's students with solutions for tomorrow's workplace.  

All courses offered are fully government accredited and recognised internationally by higher education institutions, employers and professional bodies. Our graduates have a high  employment rate.

UWS is characterised by a range of qualities that make it an excellent educational institution:

Flexible
Students are offered a wide range of elective choices allowing them to tailor courses to their specific needs.

Practical
Coursework degrees are designed in consultation with industry to ensure that graduates gain the appropriate mix of knowledge and practical skills to make them attractive to employers.

Professional
A large number of UWS degrees have Professional Accreditation by peak professional and industry bodies.

Innovative
The teaching and learning style at the university is designed to encourage creativity and independent thinking.

Dedicated
The dedicated staff have been attracted to UWS from all over the world because they see the university as a young dynamic, vibrant, creative and innovative environment.

Connected
UWS has a large number of exchange and research relationships with foreign universities  and offers a number of its own degrees in foreign countries in collaboration with local partners.  

Community
Our multi-campus structure means our campus populations are small (4000 to 6000 students per campus) which enables staff and students to interact more closely.