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 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.

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