Curtin University

Rank 14
Location Perth
Established 1966
Famous For Arts, Computer Science, Physical Sciences


Curtin University is an Australian public research university established in 1966 in Perth, Western Australia. The university offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in various disciplines, including business, law, education, engineering, health sciences, humanities, social sciences, and science. It comprises five main faculties with over 95 specialist centres. 

Curtin University is also a member of the Australian Technology Network and is the only Western Australian university that has won the Australian Institute of Nuclear Science and Engineering’s Postgraduate Student Gold Medal (2020).

Besides having a campus in Perth, Curtin University has campuses in Dubai, Malaysia, Singapore, and Mauritius. The university is known for its world-class educational facilities and aims to value diversity and promote equity and inclusion.

Services for International Students

Curtin University, Perth, has many social spaces, retail outlets, study centres, and food outlets. Libraries, theatres, and more to make student life more enjoyable and convenient. There are several student support services, such as physiotherapy clinics and medical centres, where students can make appointments to see a counsellor, doctor, or social worker.  

The New to Curtin Mentor Program links new students to experienced students to help you settle into the first semester. Here, students can connect with their mentors during orientation and learn about the management, course, and career opportunities. 


  • 183rd in the QS World University Rankings 2024
  • 201st -250th in the Times Higher Education University Rankings 2024
  • 160th in the Best Global Universities category by US News Rankings


Off-campus and on-campus accommodations are available with utilities. All accommodation at Curtin University is furnished and includes on-site management. The university has also opened its first residential apartment complex and hotel on campus. Most of the housing facilities are located short distances from the campus, allowing students to live and learn nearby. 

About Location

Curtin University is located in the suburb of Bentley, about six kilometres southeast of central Perth. Perth has a well-connected public transport system, and the Bentley campus is easily accessible by bus and train. 

Curtin University's Bentley campus features contemporary architecture and well-equipped buildings that house various faculties and departments. The campus is designed to provide a conducive learning environment with state-of-the-art lecture theatres, research laboratories, and collaborative spaces.

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