About University Study in Australia: University of Sydney
Australia's varied landscape, cultural diversity, and rich history offer something for everyone. If you are looking for beach or desert, bustling cities or quaint towns, Australia has it. Sydney is a bustling global city set around one of the world's most beautiful harbors. Close to countless stunning beaches, including the famous Bondi Beach, Sydney is bursting with exciting attractions and opportunities.
University of Sydney is Australia's oldest and most prestigious university. It is ranked 38th in the world in the 2013 QS World Rankings and is consistently among the top three universities in Australia. University of Sydney has particular strengths in health and life sciences (including pre-med), humanities and engineering.
Go to the At a Glance Comparison page to learn some quick facts about the Learning Abroad Center's other University Study in Australia programs.
Housing & Meals
Housing is guaranteed for all students who apply by the posted deadlines. Housing options include student apartments and residential colleges.
The International Student Centre staff organize excursions during orientation week.
- Augment cross-cultural understanding through interaction with Australian and international students and community members
- Experience Australian and international perspectives on academic disciplines through direct enrollment at the Australian host university
- Enhance intentionality through independent, though supported, living and learning opportunities.
Faculty & Staff
The University of Sydney has staff available to provide orientation, on-site support, and advising to help you adjust to a new educational system and integrate into campus life.
About the Learning Abroad Center
Learning Abroad Center programs are:
- Affordable: our programs are cost effective.
- Academically strong: many programs have strong University of Minnesota departmental support and offer pre-approved courses for many majors.
- Culturally rich: regardless of the program you choose, you will have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the local culture.
- Expertly managed: our staff in Minnesota and abroad are trained professionals and are always available to answer your questions from extensive pre-departure advising and online orientations to reentry programming. Your safety and well-being are paramount, and we work hard to ensure you have a rewarding and safe experience abroad.