The University of Western Australia is one of the best comprehensive universities in Australia and has an international reputation for excellence, innovation and enterprise. It is a member of Australiaâ€™s prestigious â€˜Group of Eightâ€™ universities.
The University of Western Australia is one of Australiaâ€™s leading research-intensive universities. It is responsible for almost 70% of the university-based research and development in Western Australia. The 2005 Nobel Prize for Medicine to the University graduate and current researcher Professor Barry Marshall and colleague Emeritus Professor Robin Warren underscores the international excellence of research being conducted at the University of Western Australia.