International Cricket Academy

Are you ready to take your cricket to the next level? Train with experts from the WACA while you study at Murdoch.

If you love cricket as much as Mike Hussey, Murdoch University is offering you the opportunity to train with expert coaches from the WACA. It’s the ultimate Australian study experience - you’ll live and study in Perth while you hone your cricket skills with a 10-week cricket Academy with the WACA.

About the Academy

The International Cricket Academy will run during semester 1 2021, and includes 10 weeks of coaching with WACA Academy staff.

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  • Exclusive training with WACA coaches
    You’ll take part in two group coaching sessions per week with WACA coaches, and a one-on-one coaching session every week tailored to your skill level and cricket goals.
  • Tour of the WACA Ground
    As part of the Academy, you’ll get to tour the famous WACA Grounds and its facilities, and see where the likes of Justin Langer, Adam Gilchrist, and of course, Mike Hussey have trained and played.
  • Training kit
    Train in official Academy gear, with an Academy branded uniform provided, including a playing kit, and extra training shirt.
  • Train at the famous WACA Ground
    During the 10-week program, you’ll have the chance to train in the famous nets at the WACA Ground, meaning you’ll be batting and bowling where cricketing legends from around the world have prepared for their matches.

NOTE: This exclusive academy utilises premium coaching and resources and as such there will be a fee payable upon successful entry into the Academy. Please refer to the terms and conditions below.

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Who can apply?

The Murdoch University WACA International Cricket Academy is open exclusively to Murdoch students. Whether you’re born and bred in Perth and have grown up playing cricket, or you’re planning to study in Perth as an International student, you’ll have the opportunity to gain exclusive access to cricket coaches and facilities thanks to our partnership with the WACA.

You can be studying an undergraduate or postgraduate degree, or you can even take up this one-of-a-kind experience with our Study Abroad program.

Study abroad at Murdoch

Experience the ultimate Australian Study Abroad experience with a semester of free-thinking at Murdoch University combined with a 10-week Cricket Academy learning from expert WACA coaches.

Future Murdoch students

If you’re planning on studying in Perth, you can apply to be part of our Semester 1, 2021 Academy, or register your interest for future programs.

Current Murdoch students

Already studying at Murdoch and love your cricket? Apply now to be part of the first International Cricket Academy in Semester 1, 2021.

What level of cricket ability is required?

The Academy is open to all cricket lovers. Whether you’re currently playing high level cricket or are just starting out and wanting to build the basics, our Academy coaches will tailor all coaching and training to your level so you get the most benefit from your time with them.


How to apply

Expressions of interest are now open for the first International Cricket Academy in Semester 1, 2021.

register your interest

Places are limited, register your interest now to receive updated information including disclosure of fees.

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Future International Students

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Current Students

1300 687 3624 Mon – Fri
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