UNSW is one of Australia’s leading research and teaching universities. In developing new ideas and promoting lasting knowledge UNSW is creating an academic environment where outstanding students and scholars from around the world can be inspired to excel in their programs of study and research. Partnerships with both local and global communities allow UNSW to share knowledge, debate and research outcomes. UNSW’s public events include concert performances, open days and public forums on issues such as the environment, healthcare and global politics. We encourage you to explore the UNSW website so you can find out more about what we do.
Website of University: https://www.unsw.edu.au/
Website for inbound exchange students: http://www.international.unsw.edu.au/study/inbound-exchanges/student-exchange/
Online Academic Calendar Website: https://student.unsw.edu.au/calendar
Full time load: 24 credits per semester
1 Credit =25 Class hours
1 Course= 6 Credits
Minimum course enrolment for exchange students: 4 courses
Maximum course enrolment for exchagne students: 4 courses
Course Finder Website: http://www.handbook.unsw.edu.au/2015/index.html
Restricted Programs and other academic requirements: See attached fact sheet
1. NUMBER OF SEMESTER PLACEMENTS
2017-2018 Spring Semester: 29
Spring Semester: October 15
Fall Semester: May 01
3. LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS
Our application is completely online. Once nominated an email is sent to students with information on how to submit their application form. Students need to upload the following supporting documents and bring the original or certified copies with them to Australia:
a. Academic transcript (with English translation if applicable)
b. ID page of passport
c. Proof of the English language proficiency if applicable
We do not require hard or scanned copies of applications. Information on nominations and applications is also emailed to partner universities separately.
Please see Overseas Student Health Cover for more detailed information. Further instructions will be provided upon acceptance.
We have secured on-campus accommodation through Study Abroad and Exchange at the self-catered University Terraces (limited places) and fully-catered Kensington Colleges. Further details, including the fees, application form and deadline will be sent to students after they have been accepted into the exchange program.
Students can also apply for other on-campus apartments and colleges independently. Information on different on-campus housing options is available at: www.rc.unsw.edu.au/
3. ESTIMATED LIVING EXPENSES
We recommend around AUD $18,000 – AUD $21,000 for one year and AUD $9,000 – AUD $11,000 for one semester. See: www.international.unsw.edu.au/living-sydney/cost-livingfor a breakdown of costs. Note that this is for the basics and does not include holiday travel and entertainment costs.
Students MUST apply for a student visa
5. SCHOLARSHIP N/A
Advisor for Asia, Israel, Oceania, Spain and Latin America