Schools - Universities Sydney
Schools / universities in Sydney are well represented and offer a choice of learning institutions for students both domestically and internationally. The range of universities and various other tertiary institutions, colleges and schools across Sydney provide quality education for all levels and fields of study. Visit our blog for more information about schools and universities in Sydney.
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Schools / Universities Sydney – Western Sydney University
Western Sydney University has 6 campuses located throughout the western Sydney area. The university is the former University of Western Sydney, renamed in 2015 as part of a rebranding campaign.
The University of Western Sydney itself was created from the amalgamation of the Hawkesbury Agricultural College and the Nepean College of Advanced Education, with the subsequent addition of the Macarthur Institute of Higher Education in 1989.
WSA offers undergraduate, postgraduate and higher research degrees across a range of specialities.
Schools / Universities Sydney – Macquarie University
Macquarie University was established in 1967 and is located in North Ryde. It is a public research university with five faculties, a private not-for-profit teaching hospital Macquarie University Hospital, the Macquarie Graduate School of Management, and Macquarie University Research Park.
The university’s campus is virtually a small suburb in its own right – it has its own postcode and there are several hotels, a number of technical orientated businesses, a golf course, museums, a sport and aquatic centre and an observatory.
Schools / Universities Sydney – University of New South Wales
The University of New South Wales is another public research university. It’s situated in Kensington and was established in 1949. It is one of the original Group of Eight research-intensive universities.
With nine faculties offering bachelor, master and doctoral degrees in a range of subjects, UNSW is one of Australia’s leading universities. UNSW’s Canberra campus is the Australian Defence Force Academy in Campbell and it also has a campus in Paddington (UNSW Art & Design) and smaller sub-campuses in several Sydney suburbs.
UNSW research stations are located across the state.
Schools / Universities Sydney – University of Sydney
The University of Sydney was established in 1850 and is Australia’s oldest university. There are 9 facilities across several campuses, with the main campus located close to the Sydney CBD. This particular campus is ranked as one of the most beautiful university campuses in the world.
Like the University of NSW, USYD is a founding member of the Group of Eight and a public research university. It is also a member of The Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU), one of only 2 Australian Universities that holds this membership. USYD also ranks amongst the world’s premier tertiary institutions and offers undergraduate, postgraduate and higher research degrees.
Schools / Universities Sydney – University of Technology Sydney
According to some sources, the University of Technology Sydney has its origins in the Sydney Mechanics' School of Arts, a mechanic’s institute that was established in 1833. However, its formal founding is generally acknowledged as being in the 1870’s as the Workingman's College with its current form being officially established in 1988.
UTS is also a public research university. Its main campus is located in Ultimo and there are 4 others across Sydney. It has nine faculties and 25 schools offering a diverse range of subjects and specialities and is considered one of the leading universities in Australia and internationally.
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