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Undergraduate Student Guide

UOWD Undergraduate Student Guide 2016-17

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

  • 218th in the world – QS World University Rankings 2016
  • 262nd in the world - Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2015
  • 282nd in the world – Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014/2015
  • 329th in the world – Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2014
  • 348th in the world - U.S. News Best Global Universities Ranking 2014
  • 314th in the world for research quality - 2014 Leiden Ranking
     

Globally ranked as one of the leading modern universities

  • 26th in the world – QS Top 50 Under 50 Rankings 2013/14
  • 31st in the world – Times Higher Education Top 100 Under 50 Rankings 2015

Globally rated a five-star university

  • 5 Star rating – QS World University Rankings 2014
  • 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

  • For the ninth year UOW is ranked in the top 1% of universities in the world in the QS World University Rankings Graduate Employers survey. This review rates institutions based on employer's opinions of their graduates - QS World University Rankings 2015/2016

Top tier rankings in every discipline

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