University of Western Australia

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Location 🌎

Language of instruction 💬

Eligible faculty 🎓

Perth, Australia English Open to all Faculties


Established in 1911, UWA is Western Australia’s oldest university and one of Australia’s most prestigious educational institutions. First-time visitors to the campus will find UWA’s impressive architecture and beautifully landscaped gardens breathtaking. Students have access to libraries, an extensive range of campus services, and excellent sports and recreational facilities to balance the demands of study.

Located on the banks of the Swan River in Perth, and 5km from the Central Business District, it is easily accessible by walkways and bike paths.

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Term dates 


McGill students looking to go on exchange for the Fall semester, should look at the information for Semester 2

McGill students looking to go on exchange for the Winter semester, should look at the information for Semester 1.

Semester 1

Semester 2

February - June  July - November

*Semester and exam dates may vary from year to year. Please consult the Host institution's fact sheet, the Host institution's website, or the Host institution directly to confirm.

Contact information

Global Learning Office
Student Experience, M352
The University of Western Australia
35 Stirling Highway
Crawley 6009 AUSTRALIA

Email: studyabroad [at]


The information on this page is drawn from either the institution's fact sheet or their website as linked above.

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