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UWA Summer Down Under Research Internship launches

22 October 2020

2021 UWA Summer Down Under Online Research Internship Program applications now open

Fellow WUN member University of Western Australia (UWA) has launched its Online Summer Down Under Research Internship

This 8-week intensive online research training program (in Perth, WA) will run online from 18 Jan – 12 Mar 2021. Projects cover a range of exciting and diverse topics. The program provides an opportunity for high performing international students considering a UWA postgraduate degree to get an “inside look” at UWA’s research specialties, meet and work with a potential future supervisor and experience the richness of Australian culture. Students who go on to enrol in a UWA higher degree by research program will have the full internship fee deducted from their course fees.  

For more information and to apply see the Research Internship Information.

UWA is ranked in the Top 100 of Universities around the world (#85 ARWU, #92 QS) and the only Perth university in the Group of Eight (Go8) network of research-led institutions. UWA is ranked in the Global Ranking of Academic Subjects world top 50 for 11 subjects and achieved the highest rankings in Australia for five STEM subjects: Mining and Mineral Engineering, Marine/Ocean Engineering, Agricultural Sciences, Environmental Science and Engineering and Biological Sciences. UWA has been recognised by the Australian government for its research strengths in a wide range of disciplines including Chemistry, Engineering, Geography, Physics, Soil Science, Biological Sciences.

Further information

The projects and application information can be found at:

For enquiries, please contact Jerline Chen, program coordinator.