The University of Western Australia
The University of Western Australia (UWA) is one of Australia's leading universities and has an international reputation for excellence in teaching, learning and research. A dynamic and progressive university, UWA is a member of the prestigious Group of Eight partnership of leading Australian universities and offers a diverse range of courses.
UWA is Western Australia's first university, established in 1911, with about 24,000 students enrolled across nine faculties. With an international reputation for excellence and enterprise, UWA's strong research culture sees it attract high levels of competitive research funding and outstanding staff. High quality teaching and research ensure UWA remains the university of preference for Western Australia's highest achieving school leavers, as well as attracting high-calibre undergraduate and postgraduate students from around the nation and overseas.
The University participates in 11 Australian Research Council Centres of Excellence, two of which are based at UWA's Crawley campus. The University believes great benefits are derived from the collaboration of universities and other partners through the Centres of Excellence - by bringing together the nation's leading researchers to focus on issues of importance to the nation.
The Australian National University
The Australian National University (ANU) is one of Australia's premier universities and ranked among the best in the world. It was created by Federal Parliament in 1946 to drive the nation forward and advance Australia's international standing through research and education of the highest quality.
ANU is distinctive because of its national mission, international focus and impressive record in research and education for undergraduate and postgraduate students. Our leading researchers drive our educational programs and shape the ANU learning experience.
Students at ANU enjoy excellent staff-student ratios and great employment prospects. They benefit from award-winning and challenging teaching, first-rate facilities and the collegial atmosphere of a residential campus.
The University of Adelaide
The University of Adelaide is one of Australia's leading research-intensive universities and is consistently ranked among the top 1% of universities in the world. Established in 1874, it is Australia's third oldest university with a strong reputation for research and teaching excellence and producing graduates that make an impact on the world ‒ Life Impact.
The University has produced 105 Rhodes Scholars, including Australia's first Indigenous winner, 105 Fulbright Scholars and three Nobel Laureates - as well as two more among existing and former staff. There are more than 25,000 students with 30 per cent of them international students from more than 90 countries.
One of four campuses, Waite Campus is the pre-eminent plant and agricultural science research site in the Southern Hemisphere, with a critical mass of 1200 researchers from the University and co-located partners. Research encompasses crop and farming systems, viticulture and oenology and, more recently, food science and nutrition.
La Trobe University
La Trobe has been one of Australia’s pioneering universities for forty years. Discover our unique history, including our motto and coat of arms.
In 1967, 552 students enrolled at La Trobe University, the third University to open in Victoria. It has grown to accommodate more than 30,000 students including approximately 7,600 international students from over 90 countries. We now have a network of campuses with 21,000 students at our Melbourne campus and over 5,900 at our campuses in Albury-Wodonga, Bendigo, Mildura, Melbourne City and Shepparton.
The French motto "Qui cherche trouve" (Whoever seeks shall find) is a modern version of the La Trobe family motto. Today La Trobe is renowned for its academic excellence and research achievements. Over 100,000 students have graduated from La Trobe University thus far and have gone on to achieve great things in all walks of life, giving La Trobe its well deserved reputation.