Murdoch College

Murdoch College established in 2000 is co-educational, non-denominational and multicultural. With a prime location on Murdoch University campus, the College is unique in its interaction with university teaching staff, courses and facilities.

Murdoch College is organised around a Middle School and Senior College.

The Middle School: Years 7, 8 and 9
The Middle School focus on consolidating previous learning and gaining a broad-based general education with emphasis on the development of strong literacy and numeracy skills.

Special features of the Middle School

  • Courses are designed to cater for individual student differences
  • The GATE (Gifted and Talented Education) Program offers an exciting and challenging learning environment for students in Middle School and in Year 10

The Senior College: Years 10, 11 and 12

During Years 11 and 12, much of the focus is on preparation for tertiary studies. In Year 12 students may choose to study the:

  • Western Australian Universities’ Foundation Program (WAUFP)
  • Tertiary Entrance Examination (TEE)

Year 10 is a transition to the final two years.

Special features of the Senior College

  • Some subjects are studied in a lecture–tutorial mode to develop the skills needed for university
  • A relaxed dress code applies for students in some years
  • Students in Years 11 and 12 have access to Murdoch University Library
  • Students may commence university level studies through the Advanced Placement Program


At A Glance

City, State Perth, Western Australia
School Type Coeducational, Day school
Religion Non-denominational
Established since 2000
Year Level Years 7 to 12
Entry Level Years 7 to 12
Accommodation Homestay


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