University of Wollongong

University of Wollongong

The University of Wollongong (UOW) has earned a place among the top 20 modern universities in the world through world-class research and teaching.  With an international network of campuses, UOW consistently rates among the top Australian universities in key areas, including graduate satisfaction and starting salaries.

Staff Qualification
Staff Qualification

86% of University of Wollongong staff hold a Ph.D, Doctorate by research or Doctorate by coursework.

Staff Qualification

This rating looks at the proportion of staff who hold a masters or doctoral degree. *This rating is not field of study.

Learner Engagement
Learner Engagement

67.3% of University of Wollongong students felt they were engaged with learning at their institution.

Learner Engagement

This rating looks at the proportion of students who felt they were engaged with learning at their institution.

Learning Resources
Learning Resources

87.2% of University of Wollongong students were satisfied with the learning resources provided by their institution.

Learning Resources

This rating looks at the proportion of students who were satisfied with the learning resources provided by their institution.

Skills Development
Skills Development

83.8% of University of Wollongong students were satisfied with the skill development they experienced through their studies.

Skills Development

This rating looks at the proportion of students who were satisfied with the skill development they experienced through their studies.

Student Support
Student Support

76.9% of University of Wollongong students were satisfied with the support they received from their institution.

Student Support

This rating looks at the proportion of students who were satisfied with the support they received from their institution.

Social Equity
Social Equity

19% of University of Wollongong students were from low socioeconomic or disadvantaged backgrounds.

Social Equity

The proportion of domestic students enrolling at each university come from low socioeconomic or disadvantaged backgrounds.

Student Demand
Student Demand

90% of students at University of Wollongong achieved entrance scores that are in the medium to high range.

Student Demand

This rating looks at where high-achieving domestic students choose to study by comparing the proportion of commencing students with high ATAR scores at each university.

Student Retention
Student Retention

7% of University of Wollongong students were retained above the national average for universities with similar students.

Student Retention

This rating looks at a university’s retention of domestic students through to a second year of study.

Student:Teacher Ratio
Student:Teacher Ratio

At University of Wollongong, there are 23 students per 1 teaching staff member.

Student:Teacher Ratio

This rating looks at the number of students per teaching staff member.

First Generation
First Generation

28% of University of Wollongong students came from families where their parents’ education is known and did not exceed Year 12.

First Generation

This rating compares the employment rates of graduates from different universities. It looks at the proportion of graduates

Overall Experience
Overall Experience

80.1% of University of Wollongong students were satisfied with the overall quality of their educational experience.

Overall Experience

This rating looks at the proportion of students who were satisfied with the overall quality of their educational experience.

Teaching Quality
Teaching Quality

81.9% of University of Wollongong students were satisfied with the quality of teaching they experienced.

Teaching Quality

This rating looks at the proportion of students who were satisfied with the quality of teaching they experienced.

Graduate Salary
Graduate Salary

Graduates from University of Wollongong earn a median salary of $59,500

Graduate Salary

This rating compares the median salary of graduates from different universities.

Full-Time Employment
Full-Time Employment

75.5% of University of Wollongong graduates are employed full-time four months after completing their course.

Full-Time Employment

This rating compares the employment rates of graduates from different universities. It looks at the proportion of graduates

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