There are many reasons why international students choose to study abroad in Australia. Its university system is in the world top 10 (Universitas 21 2017). The University of Sydney is ranked in the top 50 universities in the world (QS World University Rankings 2017/18) and is a member of the prestigious Group of Eight Australian research universities.
The University of Sydney is great for career prospects. The University is ranked 1st in Australia and 4th in the world for graduate employability (QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2018).
But there's more to life than studying, and you can enjoy a relaxed lifestyle here. Australia is home to diverse cities full of cultural attractions and amazing places to eat, and Sydney is in the top 10 student cities in the world (QS Best Student Cities 2018). Sydney gives you access to a vibrant city environment right next to beautiful beaches where you can swim, surf and enjoy picnics. The nearby Blue Mountains National Park is the perfect place to enjoy a beautiful change of scenery.
People from all over the world come to visit Australia, and many have made it their home. Sydney is modern, multicultural and welcoming to international students. You will find world-class cultural performances at the Sydney Opera House, and exhibitions at The Australian Museum. If surfing or sunbathing is more your thing, head to the famous hippy haven of Bondi beach.
Home to top-ranked universities, the Australian education system is respected worldwide. From teaching and learning styles to how you'll be assessed, find out more about the Australian education system.
Australia has a diverse population and welcomes international students. You'll find so much to explore here, from world-leading cities to beautiful beaches and the untouched Australian Outback.