About Murdoch University

About Murdoch University
About Murdoch University

About Murdoch University

Murdoch University is one of Australia’s leading universities and is a progressive, dynamic and modern institution with an international reputation for quality teaching and research.

As a member of the Innovative Research Universities Group, we collaborate with a number of distinguished Australian universities, conducting research of national and international standing.

With 87% of our research assessed as world standard or better1, our world-leading research in food security, sustainable development and health futures is informing leaders and nurturing innovation in tackling the most pressing regional and global challenges.

We pride ourselves on having academics who are pioneers in their fields, state-of-the-art facilities, exceptional student services and a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and research programmes, ranging across arts, business, engineering, health, information technology, law, science and teaching.

We have more than 23,000 students including 2,000 international students from over 85 countries studying in Perth, and another 8,000 students studying offshore.

Our cultural diversity makes us one of the Top 100 Universities in the World under 50 years old2.

As a forward thinking university with an international reputation and a wealth of expertise, Murdoch University is a top choice for a world-class degree.

1. Excellence in Research Australia 2015
2. Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2018 – Top 250 global universities under 50 years old

Choosing a Tertiary Education Provider

Choosing a tertiary education provider is one’s life big decision. You have selected a reputable university with high standards. It is Murdoch’s commitment to give you a quality student experience and a top-notch qualification. Professor Lyn Karstadt, Deputy Vice-Chancellor International, would like to thank you for choosing Murdoch University.

Dr Peter Waring is based in Singapore to oversee the academic aspects of the programmes and to ensure a high standard of academic delivery here. This is an exclusive arrangement by Murdoch University.


Professor Lyn Karstadt Photo

Professor Lyn Karstadt
Deputy Vice Chancellor International


Dr Peter Waring Photo

Dr Peter Waring
Singapore Dean