University of Wollongong

201–250th
World University Rankings 2024
=61st
Impact Rankings 2023
30th
Young University Rankings 2023
Northfields Ave, Wollongong, New South Wales, NSW 2522, Australia

About University of Wollongong

The University of Wollongong is a public university in the coastal city of Wollongong, Australia. It was established in 1951.

The university has nine campuses in Australia, and opened the University of Wollongong Dubai in the United Arab Emirates in 1993.

There are five faculties at the university: business; engineering and information sciences; law, humanities and the arts; science, medicine and health and social sciences.

The Wollongong Undergraduate Students' Association produces a magazine called Tertangala which features news, features, artwork, opinion, film and music reviews mostly written by students. The magazine has been running for 48 years.

The university has international exchange agreements with over 140 universities across the Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Americas, the Utrecht Network and in Dubai.

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Key statistics

  • 16,328
    Number of FTE Students
    (1)
  • 55 : 45
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
    (1)
  • 22%
    Percentage of International Students
    (1)
  • 26.1
    No. of students per staff
    (1)
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Subjects taught at University of Wollongong

  • Arts & humanities

    • Archaeology
    • History, Philosophy & Theology
    • Architecture
    • Languages, Literature & Linguistics
    • Art, Performing Arts & Design
  • Social sciences

    • Politics & International Studies (incl Development Studies)
    • Geography
    • Communication & Media Studies
    • Sociology
  • Engineering & technology

    • Civil Engineering
    • Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
    • General Engineering
    • Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Psychology

    • Psychology
  • Business & economics

    • Economics & Econometrics
    • Accounting & Finance
    • Business & Management
  • Life sciences

    • Agriculture & Forestry
    • Sport Science
    • Biological Sciences
  • Physical sciences

    • Geology, Environmental, Earth & Marine Sciences
    • Physics & Astronomy
    • Chemistry
    • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Law

    • Law
  • Computer science

    • Computer Science
  • Clinical, pre-clinical & health

    • Medicine & Dentistry
    • Other Health
  • Education

    • Education