Studying at UNSW Sydney

UNSW Sydney is an internationally acclaimed teaching and research powerhouse that provides students with a learning experience packed with academic programs, extra-curricular activities and educational services.

As one of the world’s top 50 universities, UNSW boasts academics who are global leaders in their fields, while its students enjoy access to world-class facilities, interact with industry leaders and apply the latest research to real-world situations.

UNSW students are encouraged to challenge traditional thinking, to push boundaries, and innovate.

UNSW offers an extensive range of undergraduate, postgraduate and research programs. It attracts talented students from across Australia and around the world. 

Located just 7km from Sydney CBD and close to Coogee and Bondi Beaches, UNSW is one of Australia’s most cosmopolitan universities - with its 60,000 students coming from 128 countries.

UNSW offers students a wealth of opportunities beyond the classroom, enabling its graduates to build their future career.

An extensive range of Work Integrated Learning (WIL) units are available to give students first-hand industry experience and gain credit towards their degree.

UNSW’s 3+ academic teaching calendar, made up of three 10-week teaching terms and an optional intensive Summer Term, offers flexibility and time for students to pursue professional development opportunities in Australia and around the globe.

UNSW has a proud tradition of sustained innovation, focusing on areas critical to our future – from climate change and renewable energies to lifesaving medical treatments and breakthrough technologies. In the social sciences, UNSW research informs policy and expert commentary in key issues facing society, ranging from human rights and constitutional recognition of Indigenous Australians to public health and population ageing.

Admission criteria and entry schemes

The minimum qualifications you need before you can be selected for admission to a course of study.

English language proficiency

English language proficiency is an admission requirement for all tertiary courses offered through UAC.

Scholarships and financial assistance

Equity programs to help you access your potential.

About unsw

Enrolment, campus information and fees and charges.

Courses offered
Get in touch

tel: 1300 UNI NSW (1300 864 679) or (02) 9385 1844 
+61 2 9385 6996 (international)


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Attend an open day.

UNSW Sydney – Saturday 7 September 2019 
UNSW Canberra – Saturday 24 August 2019