UWA is one of the world's great universities. Situated as it is at the fulcrum of the Indian Ocean Rim, we play a key role in shaping the social and economic transformation of the region.Professor Dawn Freshwater,
Vice-Chancellor

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Mission

To provide world-class education, research and community engagement for the advancement of the prosperity and welfare of our communities.

Motto

Seek Wisdom.

Vision

Creating the next generation of global leaders through experience-rich education and world-leading, trustworthy research.

Our Promise

As a university we will:

  • prepare our students to be globally relevant and responsible leaders
  • enable and promote trustworthy and influential research
  • build just and equitable societies
  • work closely with our communities to improve our environment
  • recognise and value Indigenous peoples’ rights, knowledge, culture and values.

Our Values

Excellence

We consistently pursue the highest levels of achievement, creating the best outcomes possible.

Integrity

We are honest and ethical and show respect for, and appreciate, each other, our partners and our communities — valuing our differences.

Innovation

We are constantly, and creatively, improving and adapting.

Collaboration

We share our collective intelligence to achieve more.

Equity

We are committed to providing everyone at UWA equality of opportunity, experience and outcome.

Partner with us

UWA 2030 embraces deeper and broader partnerships with industry, governments and not-for-profits to ensure our research benefits the widest possible range of communities.

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Our people

UWA has outstanding talent focused on solving real-world challenges, now more critical than ever to our planet and its people.

Acknowledgement

The University of Western Australia acknowledges that its campus is situated on Noongar land, and that Noongar people remain the spiritual and cultural custodians of their land, and continue to practise their values, languages, beliefs and knowledge.