Resources for choosing a Science course

Information on this page is for HSC students or transfer students who need advice on choosing a science course or need more information on what they will study in science and how selection for courses works.

Where do you want to work?
It might help to start thinking about what kind of job or industry you want to work in first - we can tell you which courses will get you there!

ATARs and Courses & Majors
Information about the courses offered by the Faculty of Science and their ATARs.

Deadlines and details of the different scholarships available in the Faculty of Science.

Information about entry requirements and how to apply depending on your individual circumstances.

I didn't get the right ATAR – what now?
You’re not alone! If you didn’t get the ATAR you were hoping for, or didn’t study maths and science for the HSC, learn more about your options here.

Frequently asked questions (FAQ)
For future students.

Non-Year 12 applicants
Didn't do the HSC this year? Transferring? Deferred? This section is for you!

Speak with a course adviser - Sydney Uni Info Day, Friday 3 January 2014
Speak to advisers, attend mini-lectures, get to know the campus and find out more about your course options.

Important Dates
Deadlines you’ll need to keep track of, including the Combined Science/Medicine timeline.

Glossary & A beginner's guide to studying at University
Useful information from "What is a Faculty?" to how a course works.

Call us!
If you can't find the information you're looking for on this site, please or call us. We will respond!

Once you've got an offer you will need to visit the Acceptance and Enrolment Directory for information on enrolment, transition, bridging courses and more.