Life in Perth
Perth is Australia’s fourth-largest city and capital of the thriving state of Western Australia. It offers an inspiring study environment with sunny weather, a relaxed outdoor environment and beautiful natural scenery.
Voted one of the top 10 cities in the world for several years in a row, according to the 2017 Economist Intelligence Unit’s Liveability Ranking, Perth holds international appeal with strong cultural diversity and urban sophistication.
World's sunniest capital
Ranked 7th most liveable city 2017
Over 200 nationalities enjoy living in Perth
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UWA has a range of social activities and clubs to keep you busy, as well as a number of student support services.Student community
Cost of living
Living in Perth is more affordable than Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney.
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