Our schools

Our schools are the heart of education at Murdoch, offering specialised knowledge and passion in their fields.

School of Arts


Our School of Arts offers a broad range of courses in creative arts, media and communication, social sciences and humanities, with an international outlook. In addition to world-leading research, we offer industry-standard studios, media labs and equipment for screen production, sound, radio, journalism, web communication, digital design, and games art and design.

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School of Business & Governance

Business and Governance

Our School of Business and Governance has a strong research and a multi-disciplinary focus in management, marketing, economics, finance, accounting, sustainability and politics. We offer an inclusive and highly flexible environment along with industry placements and work experience programs.

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School of Education


Our School of Education provides high quality courses in pre-service teacher education at secondary, primary and early childhood levels, as well as graduate programs for teachers and educators employed in other sectors.

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School of Engineering & IT

Engineering and Information Technology

Our School of Engineering and Information Technology is an innovative faculty offering courses in chemistry, engineering, information technology, mathematics and statistics, physics, extractive metallurgy and energy studies. The school features world-class teaching and research facilities that provide students with real-world experience.

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School of Health Professions

Health Professions

Our School of Health Professions offers courses across the nursing, chiropractic and counselling disciplines within some of the best learning and development resources in the state.

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School of Law


Murdoch Law School is Western Australia’s premier undergraduate law school, combining a tradition of excellence in legal education with innovative programs which prepare students for the practice of law in a changing world.

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School of Psychology & Exercise Science

Psychology and Exercise Science

Our School of Psychology and Exercise Science offer a range of accredited courses in psychology, exercise physiology and sports science. We are active in research and are home to a state-of-the-art sports science facility.

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School of Veterinary & Life Sciences

Veterinary and Life Science

Our School of Veterinary and Life Science offers courses which span the study of animals, plants, microorganisms, the environment, chemical processes and the molecular basis of health and disease in humans, animals and plants.

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School of Public Policy & International Affairs

Sir Walter Murdoch School of Public Policy and International Affairs

Our Sir Walter Murdoch School offers a unique opportunity to engage with big policy issues, develop high-level skills and build career opportunities through postgraduate qualifications in public policy and management, international affairs, development studies, and health policy and leadership.

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