Situated in Perth, the capital of Western Australia, Murdoch University is positioned in a fantastic location where you can become immersed in city life. Perth offers a range of parks, sports stadiums, shops and music events and on the outskirts there is Heirisson Island, the home of a colony of Western Grey Kangaroos.
The University of Murdoch is well-known as a research-intensive institution and has over 22,000 students enrolled at the university including 3,000 international students. There is a strong student presence on campus including plenty of societies and a theatre.
The university also has campuses in Singapore and Dubai.
Location: Perth, Western Australia
City Population: 2 million
University Population: 22,000 students
Climate: fine, mild weather for much of the year, with a short winter.
Nearest airport: Perth Airport
University Website: www.murdoch.edu.au
Why choose Murdoch?
- South Street campus is Australia's geographically largest campus at 2.27 square kilometres
- The Asia Research Centre produces multi-disciplinary research in politics, political economy, modes of governance, social change, and policy making
- Murdoch University is a research-intensive institution and a member of Innovative Research Universities Australia