Leo has progressed from Taylors College through to completing his PHD, find out how his foundation year set him up for success:
A quality education from the University of Sydney is more than just a degree
Quality in education can take many forms, practical and applied knowledge, student experience, support, a reputation for academic excellence and employability, and making life-long connections.
All these elements contribute to a high-quality education, and when you look back on your university years after graduating, what will define the quality of your education is the career success you’ve achieved and the connections you’ve made along the way.
Receive academic context and student support
Students who enter the University through Taylors College Sydney’s preparation programs start their undergraduate studies on the front foot, with a solid foundation of academic and English language knowledge.
Taylors College provides expert academic and pastoral support to students to ensure they commence their Australian education with as much ease as possible. The College also works closely with the University to ensure your transition to undergraduate studies is seamless.
Enter a world top 40 university with confidence
The University of Sydney excels in global rankings, both at the level of the institution as well as individual subject rankings, meaning a Bachelors degree from the University of Sydney will challenge you, requiring you to apply yourself in a highly competitive academic environment. However, with the academic foundations of your pathway program, you will be equipped to tackle your course and thrive.
Earlier this year, 30 University of Sydney subjects were rated in the top 50 globally by the QS 2021 Subject Rankings. You can be assured of the quality of your individual course.
Ravi talks about the practical education he received at University of Sydney, that he now applies in his role as an engineer:
Leading in delivering job-ready graduates
The practical benefits of these subject and institution rankings is their impact on your career prospects on graduating. The University of Sydney is ranked 1st in Australia and 4th globally for graduate employability, according to the 2020 QS Graduate Employability Ranking.
Students who graduate from the university and enter the job market can be assured that employers recognise the quality and value of a University of Sydney alumni.
Queenie tells her story about starting her graduate engineering job at Lion Brewery:
Build connections for your future
Finally, the measure of a quality education can be weighed in the memories and connections we make and take forward in our lives.
Taylors College Sydney prides itself in supporting students to connect with each other, both virtually and in-person, to make bonds, support each other and experience this shared adventure together.
Kateryna talks about finding friendship and community at Taylors College: