UNSW Sydney – Australia’s Global University

11:10:01 AM | 22/11/2019

UNSW Sydney is a leading research and teaching university in Australia and one of the best in the world. The university ranks 43rd in the QS World University Rankings 2020 and a member of the prestigious Group of Eight – a coalition of Australia’s leading research intensive universities. In 2019, UNSW was awarded the maximum QS Five Star Plus rating for teaching, research, employability, facilities, internationalisation, inclusiveness, specialist subject and innovation. This is also the No. 1 institution attended by Australian start-up founders.

The campus is located in the vibrant and beautiful city of Sydney, situated near the business hub of Australia’s largest city, providing easy access to a wide range of academic, cultural and social activities. It is easily accessible from Central Station and other major transportation hubs located throughout Sydney. Our students enjoy a state-of-the art campus featuring a world class innovation centre, biomedical precinct, energy technology building, art and design facilities, top sporting and social facilities, and a large range of on-campus accommodation.

Our teaching quality, research and reputation are world recognised and our programs have been designed to match global career opportunities. Our staff are award-winning academics in their fields and our teachers are innovative and progressive. UNSW attracts over 59,000 high-achieving students, including 14,000 international students from more than 130 countries.

International students are supported from the time they arrive until well into their working careers. We have dedicated staff and events to help students progress their career thinking, network with companies, make new friends and adapt to student life in Australia: www.student.unsw.edu.au/international

The university is recognized as the Australian university with the strongest links to industry, ranked 27th in the world for employer reputation (QS World University Rankings 2020). Australia’s top employers prefer graduates from UNSW over any other universities (LinkedIn 2015). In addition, UNSW has educated five of the top 25 young rich listers in Australia (BRW Young Rich List 2017).

UNSW is ranked the top research university in New South Wales and fourth nationally in the Excellence in Research Australia report. We are home to 10 Australian Research Council centres of excellence and an acknowledged world leader in quantum computing, photovoltaics and HIV/AIDS research, and carry out world standard research in countless other areas.

UNSW Sydney offers more than 300 undergraduate and 600 postgraduate programs across our 8 world class faculties:


UNSW ENGINEERING engineering.unsw.edu.au

UNSW ART & DESIGN artdesign.unsw.edu.au


UNSW BUSINESS SCHOOL business.unsw.edu.au

UNSW LAW law.unsw.edu.au

UNSW MEDICINE med.unsw.edu.au

 UNSW SCIENCE science.unsw.edu.au

The university has offered many scholarships and sponsored awards, which help students achieve their potential and enhance the experience of individuals who might otherwise struggle financially to maintain a place at university. You can identify a scholarship to suit you and your needs at scholarships.unsw.edu.au. For international students beginning studies in Term 1, 2, or 3 in 2020, we have offered the 2020 UNSW International scholarships at international.unsw.edu.au/2020-scholarships.

UNSW also has the oldest and most successful Foundation Studies program in Australia, a new Diploma pathway and the largest university English Language Centre which prepares students for study in English at UNSW unswglobal.unsw.edu.au/programs-courses