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global presence

a truly global university

global campuses and teaching locations

uow delivers transnational global education programs in a number of locations, including dubai, singapore, hong kong, malaysia and china, providing opportunities for students to gain a uow degree outside australia.

study abroad and exchange

uow study abroad and exchange programs allow students to enrich their educational experience with study in another country. the programs are underpinned by formal study abroad and exchange agreements with more than 250 universities across the globe.

international linkages

uow links with leading educational institutions and organisations around the world covering research collaborations, student and staff exchange, study abroad, and program delivery.

university global partnership network

the university global partnership network (ugpn) sets out to create a foundation for international collaboration enabling academics and students from some of the world's top universities to work together on issues of global importance.

uow education without borders

the university of wollongong (uow) has been featured in a bbc documentary series, aiming higher, in partnership with bbc storyworks and the international association of universities. the video showcases uow's story of education without borders, highlighting our distinct global presence as a high quality international education provider. it also features our global leaders development program (golead) student, emma roberts, who is currently studying on exchange at uow in dubai.

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a launch pad to the world

global presence Map

the university of wollongong (uow) is an global network of campuses, students, graduates and academics. our international focus is strengthened through a collaborative network of partners across the globe.

uow is a truly global educator, delivering world-class teaching to students in the united arab emirates, hong kong, china, malaysia and singapore. we have formal agreements with more than 400 overseas institutions in 45 countries spanning research collaborations, teaching collaborations, credit arrangements, articulation arrangements, study abroad and exchange programs and offshore program delivery.

studying at uow is bigger than a degree, as a uow student, you become part of one of the world's most respected young universities. this mean connecting with people, ideas and knowledge from across the globe.

top 250

among the world's best universities, ranked 212th

qs world university rankings 2020


among the world's best modern universities

qs top 50 under 50 rankings 2021

top 200

uow is consistently ranked in the top 200 universities in the world for the quality of our graduates.

qs graduate employability rankings 2020 

uow tottenham hotspur global football program

commencing in february 2020 tottenham hotspur football club and the university of wollongong (uow) will pioneer the next generation of football talent in australia with a new player development program offered for five years at the university’s wollongong campus. the first of its kind, the program brings together one of the world's best-known football clubs and one of the world's best modern universities.

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global partnerships delivering world-class sporting programs