Curtin University

Curtin University is Western Australia’s largest and most culturally diverse university with Australia’s third largest international student population. Curtin made the transition from the Western Australian Institute of Technology (WAIT) to a university with the passing of an Act of Parliament in December 1986, accepting its first students as a university in 1987.

Curtin University has campuses in Western Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Dubai and Mauritius, and partnerships with more than 130 institutions around the globe. Depending on your course, you could study at one of their campuses or one of their partner institutions. Some courses allow you to switch between campuses while others can be studied online.

Curtin is WA’s most preferred university and is globally recognized for its strong connections with industry, high-impact research and wide range of innovative courses. Curtin’s growing international reputation has seen it rise up the university rankings in recent years. The University is now ranked in the top one percent of universities worldwide in the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2018.

Why Study at Curtin University

  • Curtin is Western Australia’s largest university and is a forward-looking, vibrant institution with award-winning teaching staff, innovative programs, modern facilities.
  • Curtin University is ranked 20th globally for universities under the age of 50 in the QS World University Rankings 2019 and received a five-star overall excellence rating in the QS Stars rating.
  • Many Curtin degrees are nationally and internationally accredited and industry relevant, combining theory with applied work placements, helping you to graduate career-ready.
  • The 2018 Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT) report also found that Curtin graduates with a postgraduate degree earned the highest salaries among their graduate peers in Western Australia.
  • The Learning Centre’s academic support programs and the fitness facilities at Curtin’s sports stadium allow you settle into a new academic environment and fully enjoy university life.
  • Innovative elements such as digital learning augmented reality and 3D technology will enhance your learning experience ensuring you have something different to offer a competitive marketplace and tomorrow’s industries.
  • With nearly 17,000 international students from more than 125 different countries in a student population of 51,000, Curtin is among the most multicultural universities in Australia.
  • APU Campus locates in Technology Park Malaysia (TPM). TPM is the ideal location for this new and contemporary campus due to its strong positioning as Malaysia’s primary hub for leading-edge and high-tech developments in a wide variety of areas.