International students

Join a global community of independent thinkers who are working towards building a better, more sustainable future. We are proud of our reputation for teaching excellence and world-class research facilities, where we celebrate student diversity, ground-breaking education initiatives and a supportive and inclusive learning environment.

Student welfare remains a priority so we’re helping those impacted by COVID-19 with a range of advice and support initiatives.



Download our International Courses 2020 / 2021 guide to browse our courses and find out more about studying at Murdoch.


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Regional City Status

Perth’s Regional City status means you may be eligible for a three-year post study work rights visa.

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Cost of living

Perth is the cheapest capital city in Australia!

Sydney’s rent prices are on average 80% higher than Perth, while prices in Melbourne are 40% higher.

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Online learning support

Start your studies online from your home country and access excellent support services along the way.

Apply now for Semester 2, 2020.

Five-star rating

In overall experience, student support, teaching quality and student to staff ratios.

The Good Universities Guide 2020

Global Top 100

Ranked among Times Higher Education's top 100 young universities.

Young University Rankings 2019

International student satisfaction

90% overall satisfaction with the student experience.

2019 International Student Barometer


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International Welcome Scholarship - Australia

International Welcome Scholarship – Australia

Already in Australia? We’re welcoming you to Murdoch with 20% off tuition fees.

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International Welcome Scholarship

International Welcome Scholarship

Coming from overseas? You could be eligible for a scholarship worth up to AU$12,000.

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International Welcome Scholarship

Online International Welcome Scholarship

If you're an international student living overseas and start your Murdoch degree online in November 2020, you could be eligible for a 40% scholarship towards your degree.

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Get ready to join us

How to apply

Find out the best way to apply for your undergraduate, honours or postgraduate course, or research degree.

Learn about course fees and expenses and how to accept your offer as an undergraduate, honours or postgraduate student.

How to Apply

Before leaving home

Moving to a different country to study is a big step. We’re making it easier for you with all the information you need to prepare for leaving home.

Find out how to apply for a visa and pay your course fees, and look into scholarships you may be eligible to apply for.

Before Leaving Home

Arriving in Perth

Right from the moment you land in Perth, we’re there to help you settle in. Get a ride from the airport, meet friends at orientation week and join clubs and societies to broaden your social networks.

We look forward to welcoming you to Murdoch.

Arriving in Perth

Interested in joining us?

Fill in our online form so we can discuss your options.

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Life on campus

Campus life and culture

Campus life and culture

Wondering what campus life is like at Murdoch? Hear from Murdoch students about their experiences and find out what makes Murdoch unique.

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Whether you want to live on campus with other students in an affordable and secure apartment, or live off-campus on your own or with friends, there are a wide range of accommodation options available to you.

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Facilities and services

Moving to a new country is a big step but we’ve got a wide range of support services to make your transition easier. You’ll have access to academic support, financial assistance, career advice, counselling, medical services and more.

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Orientation Week

The best way to settle into university life is to join us at Orientation Week. This fun and informative week gives you plenty of opportunities to make new friends, meet your lecturers, ask questions and find your way around campus. You will also get to explore Perth and enjoy guided sightseeing tours with other new students.

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Explore Murdoch

See what life is like at our beautiful Perth campus with this interactive tour. Immerse yourself in our natural surrounds and vibrant culture and explore our facilities, services and accommodation. Tour Perth Campus