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At UNSW Arts & Social Sciences

International Students

When you choose to study Arts & Social Sciences at UNSW Australia, you will have an opportunity to explore big ideas at one of the worlds best universities, in one of Australia's most exciting cities, Sydney.

UNSW has a diverse and vibrant community of more than 53,000 students.

In fact, over 13,000 of these students are international students from over 120 different countries.

International Pathways

Did you know that if you have studied at our partner institutions in Singapore or Hong Kong, you may be eligible for a reduction in your studies at UNSW? For a full list of our partner institutions and the list of degrees, please click here.

Life at UNSW

UNSW is Australia's global university and is consistently ranked in the top 50 universities in the QS World University Rankings. 

You can find out more about life at UNSW including living and working in Australia, global opportunities and graduate outcomes by visiting the UNSW International website.

Visit the UNSW International website

International student support

Student Development International (SDI) at UNSW helps international students to discover the academic and cultural rewards of studying in Australia.

SDI is the first point of contact for international students and can provide personalised advice and information about all aspects of your university life including your student visa, your well-being and academic performance or if you need help but don’t know where to go. 

From the time you arrive at UNSW through to your graduation, SDI will help you make the most of your time at UNSW Australia.

Visit the Student Development International website

My Guide - An International Student Guide to UNSW Australia
My Guide - An International Student Guide to UNSW Australia A one stop resource for for international students at UNSW

Student Development International have developed a comprehensive guide with everything your need to know about studying at UNSW. Find out key dates, information on arrival services, social activities and useful contacts; to help you transition from domestic to International studies with ease.

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