Research

About Research @ UWA

A focus on research of an international quality and the fostering of an outstanding research culture have positioned UWA as one of the best universities in Australia and in the top 150 in the world.

Congratulations to the UWA winners of the Premier’s 2015 Science Awards.

Congratulations to the recipients of the 2016 UWA Research Collaboration Awards $762,919 in funding from the University, awarded across 48 projects
Awards recipients >>

Research Week 2015
7th - 11th September
We invite researchers, industry professionals, our alumni and members of the community to experience what research at UWA has to offer.

Website and online event registration >>

UWA Crowd Research
Explore UWA's crowd sourcing and crowd funding projects.
http://crowdresearch.uwa.edu.au

Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship. Plans for postgraduate study? A vision to change Australia for the better? Scholarships of up to $120,000 available. Click to learn more.

2015 UWA Faculty of Science Rising Stars winners
Laura Boykin: First prize – $10,000
Ullrich Ecker: Second prize – $6,000
Peter Metaxas: Third prize – $4,000

Winning presentations >>

Building a Better World
Building a Better World
UWA's Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) on the impact of UWA's research.
Research Development and Innovation
Research Development and Innovation
UWA actively identifies and supports research partnerships.
UWA Crowd Research
UWA Crowd Research
Explore UWA's crowd sourcing and crowd funding projects.
UWA Research Strengths
UWA Research Strengths
ERA 2012 rated 100% of UWA's research at world standard or above.
UWA has world class facilities and data for use by our researchers, research students and collaborators.
UWA is considered one of the
World's top 100 universities by both the ARWU and QS rankings.
Recognition of UWA's exceptional research and researchers.
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