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The University of New South Wales

The University of New South Wales

country rank: 4
world rank: 66

University Overview

The University of New South Wales (UNSW) is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the metropolitan city of Sydney (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), New South Wales. It was founded in 1949 and is the oldest public higher-education institution in the state. The University of New South Wales (UNSW) is an Australian coeducational higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Department of Education and Training. It has an enrollment range of over 45,000 students (according to Topuniversitieslist), and is one of the largest in the world. The University of New South Wales (UNSW) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees, and doctoral degrees in a variety of fields of study in a variety of disciplines. For further information, please see the degree levels and fields of study matrix provided below by Topuniversitieslist. International candidates are able to submit an application for admission. Students may also take use of a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, which include a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative support.

University Identity

Name
Acronym UNSW
Founded 1949
Motto Scientia Manu et Mente Knowledge by Hand and Mind
Colours Black and gold

University Location

Address Gate 9, High Street, Kensington Sydney 2052 New South Wales Australia
Tel +61 (0)2 9385 1000
Fax +61 (0)2 9385 2000

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
Not reported Not reported
International
students
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Gate 9, High St, UNSW Kensington 2052

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff over-5,000
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

Group of Eight (go8) Universities Australia Universitas 21 (U21) Global Alliance of Technological Universities (GlobalTech) PLuS Alliance Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU)

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