|Year of establishment
|25 July 1973
|90 South St, Murdoch WA 6150
|Perth, Western Australia
|61 8 9360 6000
Murdoch University is a public university in Perth, Western Australia, with campuses also in Singapore and Dubai. It began operations as the state's second university on 25 July 1973, and accepted its first undergraduate students in 1975. Its name is taken from Sir Walter Murdoch (1874–1970), the Founding Professor of English and former Chancellor of the University of Western Australia.
Murdoch is a verdant university and a member of the Innovative Research Universities.
From their beginnings as a free-thinking university to the global centre for learning, teaching, research and industry we are today, we have never lost sight of our purpose.
They are proud to be recognised for the impact that our free-thinking graduates, life-changing research, and innovative campus and industry developments have made – both in Western Australia and around the world.
Murdoch University will adapt and grow in the free-thinking tradition from which we were born, into ongoing investments in teaching, learning and research.
Murdoch is a place where business, industry, research, students, alumni and the broader community come together to learn, innovate, and collaborate.
The Murdoch University is a Public university located in Perth.
The Murdoch University was founded in 25 July 1973.
The current president of Murdoch University is Gary Smith.