University Study in Australia: University of Sydney

University Study in Australia: University of Sydney — About

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 fast-paced cosmopolitan 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, consistently ranking among the top 100 universities in the world. While it teaches all subjects, the University of Sydney has particular strengths in health and life sciences (including pre-med), humanities, and engineering.

Visit 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

Most students live on campus with Australian and other international students, although some off-campus apartments are available. Housing is guaranteed for students who apply by the deadline.


The International Student Centre staff organize excursions during orientation week.

Learning Outcomes

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:

I-UROP Scholarship

University of Minnesota students participating in a research project on this program may be eligible for the International Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (I-UROP) Scholarship