University of Wollongong

The University of Wollongong is one of Australia’s most research intensive universities, with an enviable record of achievement in both teaching and research. It is located an hour south of Australia’s largest city, Sydney.

Our vision is to be a comprehensive, international, research intensive University recognised for originality and enterprise in exploring, communicating and applying knowledge to enrich individuals, their communities and the environment. Our Mission is to excel through: Teaching and Research of world-class standard and impact A learning environment that supports, informs and inspires our diverse student community> Staff initiative, enthusiasm and commitment to the University`s goals Collaboration and enterprise that provide innovative and timely ideas and solutions for the University and its community partners

Foundation year: 1975
Short name: UOW
Type: Public
Students: 18210
Faculty: 580
Faculty/Students Ratio: 31:1
Region: Oceania
Location: Wollongong, NSW