International Opportunities

As one of Australia’s most international universities we understand that overseas study is a unique way for students to experience new cultures, build new skills and networks, and form lasting friendships.

International experience also provides students with an edge in the competitive job market.

Student exchange

UNSW manages a large and active exchange program with options in over 200 different universities and colleges in 38 countries including the following prestigious partners:

  •  University of British Columbia, Vancouver
  •  Peking University, Beijing
  •  Fudan University, Shanghai
  •  University of Copenhagen
  •  University Paris Sorbonne
  •  Humboldt University, Berlin
  •  University College, Dublin
  •  Bocconi University, Milan
  •  Kyoto University, Kyoto Sakyo Ward
  •  Yonsei University, Seoul
  •  National University of Singapore
  •  University of Edinburgh
  •  Boston College
  •  Georgetown University, Washington DC
  •  University of California, Berkeley
  • And many, many more...

Study abroad

A one-year student exchange is compulsory for students undertaking the Bachelor of International Studies. For students completing other degrees it is optional with opportunities for one or two semesters available.

Visit the UNSW International website to find out more about the opportunity to study abroad.

Other opportunities

We also offer a range of other opportunities for students wanting a shorter experience: