With the Full Curriculum at the University of New South Wales (UNSW), students have the opportunity to study at one of the top 50 universities in the world (QS World University Rankings) and one of Australia's best universities. Students can study nearly anything at UNSW, from accounting to zoology from professors who are engaged with real world project around big global changes, like climate to gender equality to innovation and entrepreneurship. UNSW also has one of the best Entrepreneurship centers in the world and marine centers — among others.
Study abroad students gain full access to the robust curriculum along with triple crown accreditation for business programs. Additionally, UNSW's academic structure allows U.S. students to easily align their study abroad semesters with U.S. academic calendars as they are one of two universities in Australia that operate on a U.S. academic calendar with fall semester starting in August and Spring beginning in January.
The Sydney campus close to popular beaches like Bondi and Coogee, and offers students a great balance of a modern, bustling, feel while still maintaining its identity as the quintessential "beach town" for locals and out-of-towners alike.
Pre Departure Services
Orientation Materials and Resources
API Alumni Network
On Site Services
Medical and Life Insurance
Social and Cultural Activities
Welcome and Farewell Group Meals
Re-Entry Materials and Support
Alumni Network and API Ambassador Program
- Minimum 2.7 G.P.A.
- Open to sophomores, juniors, and seniors
- Completed API application
- University Approval Form
- One letter of recommendation
- Official transcript
- Photocopy of passport
- Entry requirement: valid passport student visa