University of Wollongong (UOW) 

IAU-020653
https://www.whed.net/institutions/IAU-020653

IAU Member

Australia

top General Information

Address

Street:Administrative Building
Northfields Avenue

City:Wollongong

Province:New South Wales

Post Code:2522

Tel.:+61(2) 4221-3555

Fax:+61(2) 4221-3233

WWW:http://www.uow.edu.au

Other Sites

Also Shoalhaven campus.

Institution Funding

Public

History

Founded 1951 as Division of New South Wales University of Technology. Became later College of University of New South Wales. In 1975 University of Wollongong was established as an autonomous institution.

Academic Year

February to December (February-July; July-December). Also optional Summer Session (December-January)

Admission Requirements

Candidates must achieve the required mark in an Australian Yr 12, Senior secondary school certificate or recognized foreign equivalent. Any tertiary studies completed prior to enrolment may lead to advanced standing or credit

Language(s)

English

Student Body

co-ed

top Officers

Head : Paul Wellings

Job title:Vice-Chancellor and Principal


International Relations Officer : Joe Chicharo

Job title:Deputy Vice-Chancellor (International) and Managing Director (ITC)

top Divisions

Centre : Asia-Pacific Social Transformation

Fields of study:Asian Studies, Pacific Area Studies, Social Studies


Centre : Canadian-Australian Studies

Fields of study:Canadian Studies, Pacific Area Studies


Centre : Equity Research in Education

Fields of study:Education, Ethics


Centre : Health Services Development

Fields of study:Health Administration, Health Sciences


Centre : Landscape Change

Fields of study:Environmental Management, Landscape Architecture


Centre : Medical Radiation Physics

Fields of study:Radiology


Centre : Smart Foods

Fields of study:Food Science

More details:Key Centre


Faculty : Arts

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences


Faculty : Commerce

Fields of study:Business and Commerce, Economics, Finance, Management, Marketing


Faculty : Creative Arts

Fields of study:Fine Arts, Music, Theatre


Faculty : Educational Sciences

Fields of study:Educational Sciences, Physical Education, Special Education, Teacher Trainers Education


Faculty : Engineering

Fields of study:Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Management, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Telecommunications Engineering


Faculty : Health and Behavioural Sciences

Fields of study:Behavioural Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Dietetics, Health Sciences, Midwifery, Nursing, Psychology, Public Health


Faculty : Informatics

Fields of study:Information Management, Information Technology, Mass Communication, Mathematics and Computer Science


Faculty : Law

Fields of study:Administrative Law, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Comparative Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Human Rights, International Law, Labour Law, Law, Maritime Law


Faculty : Science

Fields of study:Biological and Life Sciences, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Marine Science and Oceanography, Natural Sciences, Physics


Institute : Biomolecular Science

Fields of study:Molecular Biology


Institute : Conservation Biology and Law

Fields of study:Biological and Life Sciences, Ethics, Law


Institute : Social Change and Critical Enquiry

Fields of study:Social Sciences, Social Studies


Research Division : Advanced Materials Processing

Fields of study:Materials Engineering


Research Division : Atmospheric Chemistry

Fields of study:Chemistry, Meteorology


Research Division : Brain and Behaviour

Fields of study:Behavioural Sciences, Neurosciences, Psychology


Research Division : Bulk Solids and Particulate Technologies

Fields of study:Solid State Physics

More details:Key Centre


Research Division : Digital Media Initiative

Fields of study:Electronic Engineering


Research Division : Engineering Mechanics

Fields of study:Mechanical Engineering


Research Division : Image, Performance and Text

Fields of study:Film, Graphic Arts, Performing Arts, Photography, Writing


Research Division : Industrial Automation

Fields of study:Automation and Control Engineering


Research Division : Intelligent Manufacturing Systems

Fields of study:Production Engineering

More details:CRC


Research Division : Intelligent Polymer

Fields of study:Polymer and Plastics Technology


Research Division : Legal Intersection

Fields of study:Ethics, Law


Research Division : Mathematical Modelling and Computational Systems

Fields of study:Mathematics and Computer Science


Research Division : Metabolic Research

Fields of study:Biological and Life Sciences


Research Division : Ocean and Coastal Research

Fields of study:Coastal Studies, Marine Science and Oceanography


Research Division : Railway Engineering and Technologies

Fields of study:Railway Engineering

More details:CRC


Research Division : Smart Internet Technology

Fields of study:Computer Networks

More details:CRC


Research Division : Steel Processing and Products

Fields of study:Metal Techniques, Metallurgical Engineering

More details:BHP


Research Division : Superconducting and Electronic Materials

Fields of study:Conducting, Electronic Engineering, Materials Engineering


Research Division : Sustainable Earth Research

Fields of study:Earth Sciences


Research Division : Telecommunications and Information Technology

Fields of study:Information Technology, Telecommunications Engineering


Research Division : Welded Structures

Fields of study:Metal Techniques

More details:CRC

top Degrees

Bachelor Degree


Bachelor Honours Degree


Graduate Certificate/Diploma


Master Degree


Doctoral Degree

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling

Canteen

Careers Guidance

Cultural Activities

Facilities for Disabled People

Foreign Studies Centre

Health Services

Language Laboratory

Nursery Care

Social Counselling

Sports Facilities

Students

Statistics Year:2012-2013

Total:17405

Updated on 28-03-2014