The admission and visa requirements for the University of Sydney vary depending on the level of study and the country of origin of the applicant. Generally, international students who wish to study at the University of Sydney must meet the following requirements:
- Meet the minimum academic requirements for the desired program of study
- Demonstrate English language proficiency through a recognized test such as TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE
- Submit transcripts, academic references, and a personal statement
- Some programs may require additional documents or an interview
- Apply for a student visa (subclass 500) through the Australian Department of Home Affairs
- Provide a Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE) issued by the University of Sydney
- Meet the Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) requirement, which assesses the applicant's intention to stay in Australia temporarily
- Demonstrate sufficient financial capacity to cover tuition fees, living expenses, and other costs associated with studying in Australia
- Meet health and character requirements
Tuition fees at the University of Sydney vary by program and level of study. As an example, undergraduate tuition fees for international students in 2022 range from AUD $40,000 to $58,000 per year, while postgraduate tuition fees range from AUD $33,000 to $78,000 per year.
It is important for prospective international students to review the specific admission and visa requirements for their program of interest on the University of Sydney's website or by contacting the university's international office.