University of New South Wales, located in Sydney, is a powerhouse of cutting-edge research, teaching, and innovation with a unique focus on the scientific, technological, and professional disciplines. The institute is one of the coveted choices for higher education in Australia, enrolling nearly 64,000 students from 130 countries.

With its 23 subjects like Accounting, Finance, Law, Civil & Structural Engineering, and Psychology being recognized in the top 50 courses in Sydney, the institute is undoubtedly a regarded choice for studying in Australia. The online MBA program of UNSW is 4th best in the world. UNSW is the only member of the Global Alliance of Technology from Australia and has lived up to its idea of innovation and sustained development by investing 350 million AUD for research infrastructure.

UNSW is preferred by Australia's top employers over any other university. UNSW can either provide a full tuition fee scholarship or a 20,000 AUD per annum tuition fee scholarship for the duration of the programs. UNSW is ranked #27 in terms of graduate employability and ranked #5 among top universities in Australia with a high employment rate of nearly 94.3%. UNSW graduates earn between 1,20,000 AUD to 1,60,000 AUD as their average starting salary.

University of New South Wales Ranking

  • Some of the UNSW rankings by popular agencies are mentioned below:
  • QS World University Rankings 2021 ranks UNSW #44
  • Times Higher Education World University Rankings ranks UNSW #67


UNSW Campus and Accommodation

  • UNSW has three campuses, namely UNSW Sydney in Kensington, UNSW Art and Design in Paddington, and UNSW Canberra at the Australian Defense Force Academy.
  • The main campus is spread across 38 hectares and is seven kilometers from Sydney Centre.
  • Its Fitness and Aquatic Centre is a recreational center for fitness and sports enthusiasts. Membership fee directed towards the center is used for organizing youth and community events.
  • UNSW Library exhibits e-journals, databases, digital collections, course resources, etc. for academic and research purposes. Students can also book rooms in the library block as per requirement. 
  • Numerous students organizations such as Roundhouse, Religious Centre, Sports and Recreation, and the like operate on campus.


Off-Campus Accommodation

The university provides assistance for off-campus accommodation also by providing information such as housing safety, types of housing arrangements, tenancy information, etc.

UNSW Courses

  • University of New South Wales offers a range of courses for international students at undergraduate and graduate level across its nine faculties.
  • It offers 142 undergraduate and 284 graduate courses to choose from. Business, Engineering, Law, Medicine, Arts and Engineering are some popular courses offered at UNSW.
  • The institute has multiple short courses such as certificate courses, non-award and massive open online courses for students seeking to develop a certain skill set.
  • Master of Business Administration at UNSW is very highly rated and combines traditional learning with case study and teamwork. Portfolio of achievements is assessed while admitting students to this course.
  • Master of Data Science being another popularly opted course helps students to acquire technical and mathematical skills. An applicant for this course must compulsorily produce accepted English Proficiency scores.


University of New South Wales Application Process

How to apply?

Application Portal: Online application 
Application Fee: 125 AUD

Application Deadlines
The deadlines for submitting the applications for various programs are-

  • Term 1: 30 November
  • Term 2: 31 March
  • Term 3: 31 July

Basic Admission Requirements

For applying at the University of New South Wales, the following documents are a must:

  • Official academic transcripts
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Art and design portfolio (if applicable)
  • Financial Funding Proof
  • English Proficiency Proof
  • Research description (for research application)
  • Certificate of degree completion
  • Document of the grading system at previous university
  • Copy of passport
  • GMAT Score (if applicable)


Program name Fee (AUD)
Bachelor of International Public Health 7,950
Bachelor of Economics 995 per credit
Bachelor of Science 995 per credit