Murdoch University

Named after the prominent Australian academic and essayist Sir Walter Murdoch, Murdoch was the second university established in Western Australia. Since the first intake of students in 1975, Murdoch has become a dynamic, modern university with a national reputation for excellence in teaching, research and student satisfaction.

Murdoch university has three campuses. The main campus is on South Street in Murdoch and is an easy commute from the Perth CBD and Fremantle, whilst the Rockingham and Peel campuses are located further south of Perth. All three campuses are well serviced by public transport, parking and bike racks.

Provider CRICOS: 00125J

Entry requirements for Murdoch University

English language competency; Year 12 or equivalent; selection via ATAR; mature age entry; STAT; TAFE Certificate IV or higher; prior university study; tertiary enabling programs. Some courses may have different entry requirements.

Transfering your previous study credits

Recognises prior studies/relevant prior learning that contribute towards satisfying requirements of awards of the University.

External study oppurtunities

Many courses are available through online or external study.
Murdoch 90 South Street MURDOCH WA 6150
Peel Murdoch University, Peel Campus MANDURAH WA 6210

2018 Murdoch University Scholarships

The scholarships listed below have been sourced from Murdoch University for 2018.
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Description The AJ Parker Memorial Scholarship is awarded each year for students entering the Bachelor degree of Chemistry and/or Mineral Science.
Eligibility Applicants must: be Australian citizens or permanent residents who are enrolling in the first year of the Bachelor degree program of chemistry and/or mineral science. Selection is based on academic merit and determined by the AJ Parker Scholarship Committee.
Annual amount $2,000
Application closing date Varies
Support types Scholarship,
Level of study Undergraduate,
Gender Co-Ed
Frequency of offer Every 2 years
Length of support 1 years
Field of study
  • Sciences

2018 Murdoch University Ratings and Rankings

These ratings for Murdoch University were published in The Good Universities Guide 2018. Data is sourced from graduates four months post-graduation and other public sources.

Top 20% in AUS

Outside top 20% in AUS

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Rating Types University Ratings Field of Study Ratings
Social Equity 20.00%
Staff Qualification 85.00%
Student Demand
L: 20% M: 70% H: 10%
Student Retention 4.00%
Student:Teacher Ratio 15:1
Learner Engagement 61.50%
Learning Resources 83.30%
Overall Experience 79.10%
Skills Development 79.80%
Student Support 76.10%
Teaching Quality 80.60%
Full-Time Employment 63.40%
Starting Salary $60,000
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