Welcome to UWA International Open Week 2020



UWA International Open Week – 12 - 16 September 2020

From Saturday 12 to Wednesday 16 September, you can join our all-digital International Open Week from anywhere in the world.

Hear from our students and staff about why you should choose UWA, what it’s like moving to and living in Perth, our courses, the range of scholarships we offer, our entry requirements and more.

If you missed the live event or want to re-watch a session, you can catch all the International Open Week action online until Friday 16 October. Check out our program for the full list of sessions.

Professor Amit Chakma, Vice-Chancellor UWA

Welcome to the UWA International Open Week

We are holding this virtual event for our international audience to showcase UWA’s degrees and course offerings via a series of live webinars, on-demand information, drop-in sessions with academics and live chat.


Professor Amit Chakma, Vice-Chancellor UWA

Welcome to Country

The University of Western Australia acknowledges that its campuses are situated on Noongar land and that Noongar people remain the spiritual and cultural custodians of their land and continue to practise their values, languages, beliefs and knowledge.

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Get the most out of your UWA International Open Week

Find out how to make the most of your UWA International Open Week including key activities, an overview of UWA Courses, admission requirements and how to apply. 

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Welcome to Country from Dr Richard Walley OAM

On demand

Welcome to Country from Dr Richard Walley OAM, Noongar elder.

Welcome and Meet the Vice-Chancellor

On demand

Hear from Vice-Chancellor Professor Amit Chakma as he shares the story of his journey to UWA, his vision for our future and his message of hope.

Conversations with a Nobel Laureate - Meet Professor Barry Marshall

On demand

Introducing Professor Barry Marshall: This is your opportunity to hear from our Nobel Laureate, from his success in solving some of our world's grand challenges, to his work that inspires students all over the world to pursue their passion for research, learning and problem solving.

Seek a world-class education - the UWA advantage

On demand

Tune in to this panel discussion to meet some of UWA's inspiring leaders and discover more about our world-class education, research and what sets UWA apart.

Why Perth is a great place to study

On demand

Find out why Perth is the best city in the world to live, study and work in.