Why study at Taylors College Sydney?

Why choose Taylors College?

Taylors College Sydney is a leading provider of pathways to the University of Sydney. Our pathways provide the ideal stepping stone to Australia’s most prestigious university. The University of Sydney offers more academic programs than any other Australian university.

Taylors College is part of Study Group Australia, a global leader in providing programs that prepare international students for university. Study Group Australia has partnered with the University of Sydney (UoS) to deliver pathway programs that prepare you for your degree studies at the University of Sydney. Once students have successfully completed their pathway program at Taylors College, they are guaranteed a place at the University of Sydney.

Academic English Preparation (AEP) is owned and delivered by Study Group Australia. The University of Sydney Foundation Programs (USFP) and the University of Sydney High Achievers Preparation Program (HAPP) are owned by the University of Sydney and delivered by Study Group Australia, trading as Taylors College on behalf of the University of Sydney.

ESOS Framework

Taylors College commits to complying with the ESOS framework which is comprised of legislative requirements and standards for the quality assurance of education and training institutions offering courses to international students. More information can be found on the Australian Government Department of Education and Training website.

A choice of pathways to suit you

You can choose from a range of start dates and course lengths. It depends on your academic level, when you’re available, and which degree you want to study. Study our High Achievers Preparation Program over 17 weeks or our Extended Foundation Program over 59 weeks.

Experts in teaching international students

Learn from inspirational teachers with lots of experience in teaching international students. Their engaging lessons help you develop stronger independent learning and critical thinking skills. This helps you make a seamless transition to your chosen degree.

City and University connections

Taylors College Sydney is in the suburb of Waterloo. It's 20 minutes on the bus from the centre of Sydney and three kilometres from the University of Sydney. The University’s staff often visit the Taylors College campus. They come to talk about courses and university life.

Excellent services and facilities

Discover a range of facilities and services to support your success. You'll find telescopes for astronomy and studios for art and design. Services include the industry-leading learning system, Study Smart and an extensive library collection. And personal counsellors are on hand to talk about anything that’s on your mind.

Why choose Taylors College Sydney

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Learn from experienced and approachable teachers who will help you make a smooth transition to university

Our students' results

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More than 93%* of Taylors College Sydney students progressed from a pathway program (USFP and HAPP) to the University

The campus

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Our campus has you everything you need to succeed in your studies and enjoy yourself outside the classroom

Admissions support

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Our free support service guides you every step of the way, from pre-application to pre-arrival.

Meet our staff

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Learn from academics who know what it takes to be successful at Australia's most prestigious university

Services and support

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We have everything in place to look after you while you’re living and studying with us

University of Sydney

The famous jacaranda tree at the University of Sydney.

Ranked in the world top 50, the University of Sydney has a strong reputation for quality education