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Undergraduate Student Guide

UOWD Undergraduate Student Guide 2017-18

All UOWD programs are based on the equivalent Australian curriculum, providing students with the unique opportunity to exchange their degree for the equivalent UOW degree after successfully completing a program of study in Dubai.

UOW is consistently ranked among the best modern universities in the world and is renowned for producing career-ready graduates that are in high demand across the globe. UOW is rated among the Top 10 Universities in Australia based on the QS World University Rankings of 2016.

Top 2% of universities in the world

  • 232th in the world – QS World University Rankings 2018
  • 251-300 band – Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016/2017
  • 301-400 band – Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2016
  • 313th in the world – U.S. News Best Global Universities Ranking 2017
  • 264th in the world for research quality – 2016 Leiden Ranking

Globally ranked as one of the leading modern universities

  • 17th in the world – QS Top 50 Under 50 Rankings 2018
  • 30th in the world – Times Higher Education Top 100 Under 50 Rankings 2017

Globally rated a five-star university

  • 5 Star rating – QS World University Rankings 2016/17
  • 5 Star rating in the 2016 Good Universities Guide for  Student retention, Skills development, Teaching quality, Overall satisfaction, Learner engagement, Learning resources and Student support

Top 1% for graduates as rated by global employers

  • UOW is consistently ranked in the top 1% of universities in the world for the quality of our graduates, ranking in the 151-200 band in the 2017 QS Graduate Employability Rankings.

Top tier rankings in every discipline

  • Top tier rankings in every discipline category – Australian Government's Learning and Teaching Performance Fund 2008