Gap and First Year Study Abroad

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Gap and First Year Study Abroad

Every year hundreds of students from around the world are welcomed to the University of Sydney through our Sydney Abroad program. Some come for our academic reputation and our wide range of courses, while others wish to experience our vibrant student life bolstered by our guaranteed housing and unique Internship Program. Whatever the reason, join us and find out why we’re Australia’s favourite option. Eligibility: Students with High School (secondary school) qualification Students in the First Year of University who are yet to complete any tertiary-level study Semester 1 and/or Semester 2 Dates: 6 March-1 July and/or 31 July-25 November Tuition fee: AUD $12,000 per semester Short Term 2017 Dates: 27 May - 8 July Fees: $3,000 AUD for 1 unit of study, $6,000 AUD for 2 units of study Study: Choose from over 170 subjects spanning 16 Faculties and Schools, including Arts, Social Sciences, Business, Education, Music, Engineering & IT, and Science.

Subjects

  • Australian Studies
  • American Studies
  • Arts
  • Social Sciences
  • Humanities
  • Government
  • History
  • Business
  • Information Technology
  • Education
  • Economics
  • Natural Sciences
  • Sports
  • Health Sciences
  • Marketing, Advertising, Public Relations
  • Physics
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Biology (General)
  • Visual Arts
  • Chemistry
  • Engineering
  • English Literature
  • Languages / Linguistics
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Sociology
  • Psychology
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • International Affairs/Relations
  • Sports Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Religious Studies
  • Culture
  • Anthropology
  • Art History
  • Agriculture

Related Programs

Spring Friendly Study Abroad Program

Delivery: •Early January - late May •Finish studies in time to return for summer Fees: •$12,000 AUD (~ $8400 USD) for 4 subjects (full semester load of 24 credit points) Study: •4 subjects total: •2 in Summer Session (Jan-Feb) and 2 in Semester 1 (Feb -June) OR •1 in Summer Session (Jan-Feb) and 3 in Semester 1 (Feb-June)

The University of Sydney

Jane Foss Russell Building, NSW

Study Abroad

Every year hundreds of students from around the world are welcomed to the University of Sydney through our Sydney Abroad program. Some come for our academic reputation and our wide range of courses, while others wish to experience our vibrant student life bolstered by our guaranteed housing and unique Internship Program. Whatever the reason, join us and find out why we’re Australia’s favourite option. There are many points of differentiation that make the University of Sydney the best option for students in Australia and specifically in Sydney. These include: • We have the largest selection of subjects offered by any university in Australia: over 3000 units of study available across 16 Faculties • Guaranteed accommodation - modern, clean and well-equipped accommodation at Urbanest with a mixed international/domestic student population and all within a 5 minute walk to campus • Internships - credit-bearing industry or research placement run internally by the Sydney Abroad team to facilitate best-fit matching between student and host • Mates abroad and social calendar - opt-in mentor program for students to meet Australian students, ease their transition into Sydney life, foster an international culture, and share exciting adventures in Australia together • Campus culture– ranked 1st for the best student experience in Australia: there are more than 200 student clubs and societies, 43 which are sports clubs, 12 cafes and 8 bars on campus, 4 live performance spaces and 2 fitness centres We sit in the top 0.3 percent of universities worldwide, ensuring that Australian innovation and research is recognised on the international stage. Ranked 45th in the world in the 2015/16 QS World University Rankings and consistently within the top three in Australia, the University of Sydney is one of the country’s leading research-intensive universities and oldest member of the prestigious Group of Eight. Ranked 45th in the world in the 2015/16 QS World University Rankings and consistently within the top three in Australia, the University of Sydney is one of the country’s leading research universities and the eldest member of the prestigious Group of Eight. Sydney ranks first as the world’s most friendliest city for tourists* and is Australia’s most liveable city.** Our programs - 1 or 2 semesters - Short term: 6 week intensive option 27 May - 8 July 2017 - Spring friendly - full semester mimicking the Spring - Gap and first year - option for students without a home institution or in their first year of study

The University of Sydney

Jane Foss Russell Building, NSW

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