Go further in your career with an internationally recognised postgraduate degree from WA's highest ranked university.

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Are you looking for something intellectually stimulating and personally rewarding? Something that allows you to learn from passionate experts alongside others who share your interests and desires to succeed?

A postgraduate degree from UWA could be the answer. Whether you want to take your career to the next level, change direction or tackle globally relevant issues alongside world-class thought leaders, a postgraduate degree prepares you to go further.


Study at a World Top 100 university ranked 1st in Western Australia.


Get practical, hands-on learning from leading global experts in your area of interest – and become an expert yourself.


You can take your career to the world, because we’re leading it. You'll benefit from our membership in the Group of Eight and the Matariki Network of high-quality, research-intensive universities.


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Postgraduate study options

Postgraduate coursework

Postgraduate coursework degrees allow you to study advanced subjects in a similar manner to studying for your undergraduate degree. You will work towards a professional qualification (such as a master's degree, doctorate or graduate certificate), build transferrable skills that are highly valued by employers, and gain valuable exposure and contacts through our strong industry partnerships.

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Coursework types

Typical time to complete; Graduate certificate 6 months; Diploma 1 year; Master 2 years.

Postgraduate research

A postgraduate research course provides you with a unique opportunity to explore your passion or follow your interest in an area of research, learning alongside internationally recognised researchers.

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  • Lodge an application

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