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Why choose Murdoch?

  1. South Street campus is Australia's geographically largest campus at 2.27 square kilometres.
  2. The Asia Research Centre produces multi-disciplinary research in politics, political economy, modes of governance, social change, and policy making.
  3. Murdoch University is a research-intensive institution and a member of Innovative Research Universities Australia.


Quick Facts:

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

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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.