Study Abroad at the University of New South Wales

  • University of New South Wales is a large and modern campus that caters to more than 30,000 students.

  • The university has nine faculties and more than 70 research centers and institutes.

  • It offers a wonderful mix of urban life and outdoor environment.


The University of New South Wales is located in the Sydney suburbs, within a couple of miles of oceanside communities like Coogee Beach. It provide students with a wonderful mix of urban life and the outdoor environment for which Australia is so well known.

UNSW enjoys an excellent reputation for the provision of intellectually challenging and engaging courses in commerce and economics and all strands of engineering. English literature is also strong, and there are a substantial number of courses that focus on Australia. With all this variety to choose from, you'll be able to match your academic interests, whether they be fulfilling major credits or simply distributional requirements. Outside the classroom, you'll find that your housing will offer the opportunity to live with other international students.

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Courses may be selected among various departments. You will earn the following hours of credit:

  • Fall and spring semester: 16 credits.
  • Academic year: 32 credits.

Admission Requirements

GPA Requirements: 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale.

You must be in good academic standing and not on disciplinary probation. You need to submit a complete application including a transcript, letter of recommendation and an advisor's form before your application will be considered.

Application Deadlines

  • Fall semester: March 15
  • Spring semester: November 15
  • Academic year: March 15
CRICOS Provider Number: 00098G