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The University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney)

High St Kensington, Sydney View map
Australia
#43
Public
Very High
43,275
Yes
3,035
17,404

Overview

A postgraduate degree at UNSW Sydney is your opportunity to tackle the world’s challenges alongside the brightest minds in the country. Close partnerships with governments and organisations mean researchers benefit from knowledge sharing and can better realise commercial breakthroughs.

Faculties

Postgraduate coursework (1-2 years) and research (2-4 years) programs, including Graduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas and Master’s Degrees, are offered across eight faculties:

Art & Design Arts & Social Sciences Built Environment Business School Engineering Law Medicine   Science

Only postgraduate courses are offered at UNSW Canberra.

Research

From powering the future to providing clean drinking water and developing lifesaving HIV drugs and cancer therapies, UNSW research innovations have helped to change the world and are helping pave the way to a better tomorrow.

Postgraduate research candidates undertake research through supervision with some of Australia's leading researchers. You can choose from a Master of Philosophy, Masters by Research or PhD.

Careers

UNSW Sydney knows what it takes to create future leaders. Their alumni community is 300,000 strong with graduates working or having worked for some of the biggest companies in the world. In Australia, the University has produced more startup founders than any other institution in the country. 

University Highlights

Total students - 43,275

30%
70%

International students - 17,404

49%
51%

Total faculty staff - 3,035

1655
1380

Total students - 43,275

30%
70%

International students - 17,404

49%
51%

Total faculty staff - 3,035

1380
1655

Scholarships

Yes
The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.
2019
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