Welcome to Sydney
As Australia’s first university, the University of Sydney has a longstanding reputation of excellence that spans more than 160 years. We are one of Australia’s largest and most prestigious universities and a member of the ‘Group of Eight’, which comprises Australia’s major research-intensive universities. Ranked 37th in the QS World University Rankings in 2014, our subjects are among the top 20 worldwide including Accounting, Civil Engineering, Education, English and Literature and Medicine.
Within our 16 faculties, we offer the widest range of academic programs of any Australian university, giving you the freedom and flexibility to discover your passions and enhance your future career. We are ranked 31st in the world for employer reputation and our graduates have gone on to become prime ministers, Rhodes scholars and Nobel laureates.