University of Wollongong
University of Wollongong

Continente: Oceania

Country: Australia

Address: Northfields Ave, Wollongong NSW 2522, Australia

Web Site: www.uow.edu.au



About University of Wollongong:

The University of Wollongong (abbreviated as UOW) is an Australian public research university located in the coastal city of Wollongong, New South Wales, approximately 80 kilometers south of Sydney. As of 2017 the university has an enrolment of more than 32,000 students (including over 12,800 international students from 134 countries), an alumni base of more than 131,859 and over 2,000 staff members. In 1951, a division of the New South Wales University of Technology (known as the University of New South Wales from 1958) was established in Wollongong for the conduct of diploma courses. In 1961, the Wollongong University College of the University of New South Wales was constituted and the college was officially opened in 1962. In 1975 the University of Wollongong was established as an independent institution. Since its establishment, the university has conferred more than 100,000 degrees, diplomas and certificates. Its students, originally predominantly from the local Illawarra region, are now from over 140 countries, with international students accounting for more than 30 percent of total. The University of Wollongong has developed into a multi-campus institution, both domestically and globally. The Wollongong campus, the university's main campus, is on the original site five kilometers north-west of the city center, and covers an area of 82.4 hectares with 94 permanent buildings. In addition, there are university education centers in Bega, Batemans Bay, Moss Vale and Shoalhaven, New South Wales, as well as three Sydney campuses, including the UOW Sydney Business School, the South Western Sydney campus in Liverpool and Southern Sydney campus in Loftus. Overseas, the university has a presence in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
World University Rankings - - - - - - - 453 420 382 392 342

ByField

Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - - - - - - - - - - - -
Engineering - - - 225 228 298 238 172 157 150 131 111
Life Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - -
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500
Natural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - 298 252
Social Sciences - - - - 278 274 261 223 229 202 225 195

BySubject

Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - -
Chemistryical Engineering - - - 191 228 182 183 137 118 132 96 107
Chemistry - - - - - - - - 232 180 135 112
Civil Engineering - - - - - - 280 196 184 212 227 191
Computer Science - - - - - - - - - 206 230 174
Electrical Engineering - - - - - - - - 291 299 301-350 230
Environment / Ecology - - - - - 276 273 230 234 212 269 249
Geosciences - - - - - 229 192 173 203 188 189 148
Materials Science - - - 139 166 217 181 134 115 101 87 75
Mathematics - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mechanical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 274 231
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - - - - - - - -
Physics - - - - - - - - - - - -
Plant & Animal Science - - - - - - - - - - - -