Perth is Australia’s largest growing capital city. The city is spacious, filled with parklands, rivers, and beaches that invite a lot of outdoor fun. They have a history that speaks for itself. A close to about 35000 students from all over the world come here to study. They find the city very warm and inviting. The student accommodation is also the cheapest here. There are 4 top universities in the city.
We have listed them below for your reference, have a glance:
- University of Western Australia: The University of Western Australia is a public research university with campuses in Perth and Albany. The university has strong industry partnerships with a range of organizations, which helps provide with practical, real-world experiences alongside valuable networking opportunities. They offer 70 majors, and their courses are innovative and flexible. UWA is the only Western Australian university in the Group of Eight research universities. The international population in the university is 5000.Notable alumni are Nobel Prize winner Professor Marshall and comedian Tim Minchin. The Perth campus sits beautifully along the Swan River and is among the most picturesque in the nation with grand sandstone and terracotta buildings among elegant heritage-listed gardens.
- Edith Cowan University: A public university, Edith Cowan University was established in 1991.The university is known for its vibrant research culture, industry contacts and innovative and practical courses. ECU focuses on working with the community and business and government organizations to solve real-world problems. The number of international students is 3440.Notable alumni include politician Anne Aly, journalist Danielle wood, and politician Musa Aman.
- Murdoch University: Having a large rural property in southern suburbs of Perth, Murdoch University is a breath of fresh air. The university has three campuses located in Western Australia: the main South Street Campus that boasts a range of facilities, including a vet hospital, a farm, an engineering pilot plant, a chiropractic clinic, a Media Arts Center and more; its Rockingham Campus, based on the state’s southern coast; and the Peel Campus, which houses the School of Nursing and Midwifery. They offer close to 200 courses in various fields. A close to 7000 international students study here.Notable alumni include senator Alan Eggleston and actor Jeremy Callaghan.
- Curtin University: Western Australia’s largest and highly culturally diverse Curtin University is a globally recognized university. It has a population of about 48000 students, out of which 15000 are international students. You can choose among 70 courses here at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Curtin ranks 69th out of 243 institutions. In the 2017 Times, Higher Education Asia-Pacific University Rankings and is placed 25th in Australia. Notable alumni include comic book artist Ben Templesmith, journalist Natalie Barr, and singer John Butler.
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