Perth, Australia—Study Abroad

This program is offered through ISA at Murdoch University. 

International Studies Abroad, ISA, offers semester and year abroad programs at Murdoch University. Located in Perth, Western Australia, Murdoch University is a multi-award winning institution that has an international reputation for research and teaching and is committed to the pursuit of excellence. This reputation is supported by:

  • Australia’s premier veterinary science program is at Murdoch University. The School houses a veterinary farm, hospital, and emergency clinic on campus and is the only one of its kind in Australia. It was also the first Australian veterinary school to achieve accreditation by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA).

  • The 35 million dollar Institute for Immunology and Infectious Diseases (IIID) at Murdoch University is partially funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and provides state-of-the-art facilities to continue research into preventing and reducing the impact of diseases worldwide, and to advance medical and scientific knowledge.

  •  Murdoch is home to a state-of-the-art Media Arts Centre, which boasts facilities such as two digital TV studios, a News Room, a Print Journalism Space, Radio Studios, video edit suites, recording studios, surround sound suites and much more.

  • Murdoch's Chiropractic Clinic is a teaching clinic open to the general public. It features state-of-the-art digital radiology and a large, fully-equipped rehabilitation facility. Student interns are able to work in the Clinic under the supervision of qualified chiropractors. Murdoch's Chiropractic program is fully accredited by the Council on Chiropractic Education Australasia (CCEA), meaning our graduates can practice in a number of other countries besides Australia.

  • The United Nations has made Murdoch one of only three regional Environmental Technology Centres in the world. 

  • Program Chair of Media Studies at Murdoch, Dr Martin Mhando, is the first Australian university academic to have a film nominated for an Academy Award. 

Established in 1973 as a research university, Murdoch is a modern, progressive institution, committed to flexible, multi-disciplinary study. With a student population of 19,000, Murdoch supports excellent staff-student relations and provides state-of-the-art facilities, excellent student services, and an extensive range of academic programs. Murdoch University has developed important links with universities throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, and Southeast Asia. With approximately 3,000 international students from over 90 different countries, the University is a vibrant and cosmopolitan institution that is benefiting from its strong commitment to international education.