*If you do not meet these eligibility requirements, please meet with the OGE Regional Advisor for this program early in the process to discuss your options.
- Good academic and disciplinary standing
- Minimum GPA of 3.0
About the Program
The University of New South Wales (UNSW)
, founded in 1949, is a world renowned university that offers students a wide range of courses across most degree programs. With over 53,000 students, UNSW is one of the largest universities in Australia.
UNSW is located in the residential suburb of Kensington in Sydney, Australia
. Conveniently located near world famous Coogee and Bondi beaches, UNSW is a short 20-minute bus ride from the city’s central business district and the famous Harbour Bridge and Opera House.
- Full year: mid-July to late June
- Fall: mid-July to late November
- Spring: mid-February to late June
Fields of Study
Fields of study include: Anthropology, Archeology, Art/Art History, Asian Studies, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Chinese, Computer Science, Economics, Environmental Studies, Film, French, German, Government/Political Science, Health Sciences, History, International Studies, Italian, Japanese, Journalism, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Music, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Sociology
This list is not exhaustive. Please make an appointment to speak with the OGE Regional Advisor to further discuss available coursework on this program.
Students are required to enroll in a full courseload and complete all exams and assignments associated with the course regardless of the credit they wish to receive on the program. Withdrawal from a course or failure to take/complete a final will be regarded as an unauthorized reduction in courseload and a violation of the academic policy.
A full courseload for this program is: 24 credits (4 courses)
The minimum passing grade for this program is: C
Students are required to live in program housing.
Students have two housing options:
- Colleges: Single room within a choice of diverse communities
- Apartments: Suites of single rooms with common living space
The Office of Global Education is committed to making study abroad accessible to all interested and eligible students. OGE hopes that students with accessibility needs will pursue study abroad opportunities and use the available support services on campus for assistance and advice when necessary.
With over 200 approved-programs, OGE is confident that you will find a program that fits your interests and goals. Programs offer varying degrees of academic and lifestyle support. Please make an appointment with the OGE advisor specializing in your geographic area of interest to discuss how to best support any special needs you might have on programs that may interest you.
To learn more about the resources for students on campus and also for advice on how to request accommodations overseas, please visit the Georgetown Academic Resource Center’s website
. Additional support can be found on the Mobility International website
Stories Beyond the Hilltop Blog
Learn more about Hoya experiences in Sydney in Stories Beyond the Hilltop.