The University of Sydney

Welcome to the Overseas University Link – University of Sydney information page;

Fast Facts;

  • Founded in 1850, the University of Sydney is today one of the world’s top 40 universities.
  • The University of Sydney is Australia’s first university.
  • It is also one of the largest universities in Australia with over 47,000 students, including 8,500 international students from over 100 different countries.
  • We’re among the top 40 universities in the world in the 2015 prestigious QS World University Rankings.
  • Sydney University in numbers: Currently enrolled students; 52,000+, Alumni worldwide: 270,000, Countries represented by our student body: 134, Items in the University’s Library: more than 5.2 million, Student exchange agreements: 286 (in more than 30 countries), Academic staff: 3400+, Student clubs and societies: 200+ including 43 sports clubs
  • The University of Sydney is a great place to work. We offer flexible employment arrangements so you can maintain a healthy work/life balance.


Accounting, Agriculture, Animal Science, Architecture, Art, Biology, Business, (Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Mechanical) Engineering, Criminology, Education, English, Entrepreneurship, Environmental conservation, Film, Food Sciences, Genetics, Health, Information Technology, Law, Marketing, Mathematics, Medicine, Health Science, Economics Commerce, Physics, Physiotherapy, Sociology, Social Work, Sports Science, Telecommunication etc


  • Tuition Fees:    AU$ 28,500
  • Living Costs:    AU$ 20,000


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