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About us

Curtin is an innovative, global university known for its high-impact research, strong industry partnerships and commitment to preparing you for jobs of the future.

Our values

You’ll receive an outstanding education in an inclusive and collaborative environment.

Top one per cent

With Curtin ranked in the top one per cent of universities worldwide in the highly regarded Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2023, you’ll experience high-quality teaching alongside world-class research.

Strategic direction

Strong governance and leadership ensure stability and help us create exciting plans for the future.

Curtin Vice-Chancellor Professor Harlene Hayne


It’s with great pleasure that I welcome you to Curtin University, a leading global university transforming lives and communities through education and research. Curtin acknowledges the Nyungar people as the traditional owners of the land on which Curtin Perth is sited and a Welcome to Country is performed at all major Curtin public events.

Learning and teaching

Your curriculum, learning experiences and course delivery will be highly responsive to the changing needs of industry and careers.


With an established reputation for innovation, Curtin excels in a diverse range of research areas that benefit the lives of people all over the world.

Giving to Curtin

Giving to Curtin

With generous support, Curtin is building a better, fairer and more sustainable world for our local and global communities.

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Curtin life

Our vibrant campus is home to exceptional amenities, resources and activities, giving you a rich and rewarding Curtin experience.

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Industry and sports partnerships

From elite sporting organisations to local and global industries, our mutually beneficial partnerships take learning and research endeavours to the heart of business and industry.

Community engagement

Community engagement

Our diverse range of initiatives and programs have created strong ties to the local and wider community. If you’re a community member or organisation, see how you can get involved with us.