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The University of Sydney

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#50
Public
Very High
46,678
3,360
17,030

Overview

Whether a student wants to take the next step in their career, gain a professional qualification for a new job, or pursue a personal ambition, the University of Sydney’s postgraduate degrees will lead them to places they never imagined.

Regularly ranked in the top 50 universities worldwide*, postgraduate students have access to leading lecturers, research supervisors, industry networks, and research and teaching staff from around the world. The University offers its 24,000 postgraduate students a broad range of coursework and research degrees – more than 450 options – all of which encourage cross-disciplinary work and meet many objectives, from professional development to academic specialisation.

POSTGRADUATE COURSEWORK DEGREES

Three-quarters of postgraduate students choose to take coursework-based degrees, and many add a real-world dimension to their studies by going overseas as an exchange student or participating in an internship, gaining hands-on experience to enhance their career prospects and build their networks.

POSTGRADUATE RESEARCH DEGREES

Consistently ranked among the best research universities in the world, the University of Sydney is home to many leading researchers and attracts generous funding in support of its research projects. PhD and master’s by research students at the University work alongside some of the worlds brightest and most accomplished academics, and have access to high-calibre facilities and international partnerships.

The University’s cross-disciplinary approach means that students form part of a community that unites experts in fields as diverse as medicine, arts, social sciences, engineering, information technologies and science, with the shared goal of pioneering solutions to global challenges.

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* QS World University Rankings, 2016–17

University Highlights

Total students - 46,678

38%
62%

International students - 17,030

42%
58%

Total faculty staff - 3,360

1829
1531

Total students - 46,678

38%
62%

International students - 17,030

42%
58%

Total faculty staff - 3,360

1531
1829

Postgraduate Program

32,000 - 34,000
The fees above are an indicative annual course fee in US dollars. Please note that course fees will vary. Always check the exact cost of the program and bear in mind likely additional expenses.
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QS Stars Ratings for The University of Sydney

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