UNIVERSITY OF NEW SOUTH WALES - [UNSW], SYDNEY, NEW SOUTH WALES

Sydney, New South WalesLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1949Established Year
  59000Enrollment

University of New South Wales Ranking, Programs, Admission Process & Living Cost

Updated On - October 17th 2019By -  Aishwarya Bhatnagar

University of New South Wales (UNSW), in New South Wales, is known for offering maximum employability rate, i.e. around five million. For this UNSW has received QS Five Star Ratings in 2019 in all major areas like employability, teaching, internationalism, etc.

Highlights

University TypePublic Research University
Campus SettingUrban
Establishment Year1949
Student Retention Rate59,781
Accommodation Capacity18 on-campus residential colleges
International Students20,204
UNSW Funding (by ARC)AUD 56.2M
Cost of AttendanceAUD 23,140 (annually)
Applications AcceptedOnline
Work-StudyAvailable
Mode of ProgramFull time and part time

Programs, Campus and Residence

  • More than 142 undergraduate and 284 graduate degree programs are offered at UNSW, under eight faculties. UNSW’s 23 subjects have been categorized in the top 50 courses in Sydney. Some of them are Accounting, Finance, Law, Civil & Structural Engineering, Psychology, etc.
  • On-campus, UNSW offers residential facilities to its students. There are four residential halls including four apartment blocks, which accommodate international students.
  • There are also three libraries, which possess more than two million printed books and online materials, for students. The students can also access the ELISE quiz tutorial which helps them in understanding about information gathering, writing papers, etc.

University of New South Wales Admission Process

  • Application: Students can apply through the online application, for admission. But the students belonging from New Zealand or Australia, and the ones who have an International Baccalaureate Diploma can apply through the UAC Application.
  • Common requirements: includes transcripts and work experience (for post graduates).
  • The application fee: for both undergraduate and graduate application is AUD 125.
  • There are a few additional requirements which include: cover letter, CV, personal and financial statements. If selected, there may be a formal interview for Business School applicants only.
  • There are three terms for admission, deadlines for Term 1: 30 November; Term 2: 31 March and Term 3: 31 July.
  • The test scores of TOEFL and IELTS are valid for two years, hence students must acquaint themselves with the university timeline, and apply for admission accordingly.
  • The following table shows the required score for each exam:
TestTest Scores
ACT22-29
SAT1090-1840
GMAT550
TOEFL (iBT)79-90
TOEFL (PBT)500-577
IELTS6.0-6.5 overall
PTE50-58
UEECC+ Grade, overall completion
CAE169-176
CPE180

Cost of Attendance

Department/School/College NameCost of Tuition
Art and DesignAUD 32,400
Arts and Social SciencesAUD 37,980
ScienceAUD 41,760
EngineeringAUD 41,760
LawAUD 40,080
Business SchoolAUD 39,960
MedicineAUD 66,480

Financial Aid

International students are offered in house support by the University for applying for aid. Students are offered loans and scholarships like:

  • UNSW Alumni Scholarship
  • UNSW Hong Kong Alumni Awards
  • Bill Pardy University Challenge Award
  • Ian Somerville Award

Alumni

With a 300,000 alumni network, the UNSW offers benefits to alumni like career development, taking up professional courses on 15% discount, complimentary access to nine databases, invitation to events at the university, etc.

Find a Program

Engineering, Technology & Applied Sciences 78 Programs

2 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$21,031 - 36,514 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
8 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$14,445 - 35,631 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
ON-CAMPUSSocial Work
6 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$15,732 - 32,312 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
HONOURS & ON-CAMPUSBiotechnology

Business, Finance, Economics, Management & Statistics 67 Programs

8 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$14,445 - 35,631 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
6 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$15,732 - 32,312 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION

Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing 30 Programs

Architecture, Building & Planning 18 Programs

6 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$15,732 - 32,312 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
$27,489 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION

University of New South Wales Overview

Institution TypePublic
Student Population59000
Application Cost$86
Average Cost of Attendance$31,629 / Year
Student : Faculty Ratio8 : 1

Test Scores for International Applicants

ExamsAvg. ScoreMin. ScoreMax. Score% Submitted
Language Proficiency
PTE62.56365 -
TOEFL92.59095 -
IELTS6.567 -

University of New South Wales Acceptance Rate

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Acceptance Rate

-

Total Applicants

21601

Total Enrolled

University of New South Wales Enrollment

Enrollment
University of New South Wales Enrollment21601

Attendance Cost

$31,629

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$31,898 / Year
Post Graduate Program$31,629 / Year
On Campus Accomodation
Single Room Bed$18,772 / Year
Double Room Bed$24,541 / Year
Double Room Bed(Large Apartment)$25,743 / Year

Faculty

Total FacultyFull TimePart timeGraduate Assistants
77374911--
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