- QS Ranking: #561-570
- CRICOS Provider Code: 00125J
- Institution Trading Name: Murdoch University
- Institution Name: Murdoch University (Murdoch)
- Institution Type: Government
- Number Of Students: 4900
A public university with campuses in Singapore and Dubai, Murdoch University is located in Perth, Western Australia. On July 25, 1973, it officially opened as the second university in the state. In 1975, it admitted its first undergraduates. Sir Walter Murdoch (1874–1970), the first professor of English and former chancellor of the University of Western Australia, inspired the creation of the organization that bears his name.
Murdoch University is a thriving institution that belongs to the Innovative Research Universities. After three years of course completion, Murdoch University was recognized as having the most employable graduates of any Australian university in 2018. In Western Australia’s public institutions overall, the university came in third place in terms of student satisfaction in 2019.