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University of New South Wales

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University of New South Wales

Sydney

Australia

Details

Type

Public

Year founded

1949

Staff and students

Academic staff

2,957

Administrative staff

3,390

Students

62,509

Overview: Rankings 2022, Acceptance Rate, Tuition Fees, and Publications

The University of New South Wales (UNSW; branded as UNSW Sydney) is an Australian public university with its largest campus in the Sydney suburb of Kensington.

Established in 1949, UNSW is a research university, ranked 44th in the world in the 2021 QS World University Rankings and 67th in the world in the 2021 Times Higher Education World University Rankings. UNSW is one of the founding members of the Group of Eight, a coalition of Australian research-intensive universities, and of Universitas 21, a global network of research universities. It has international exchange and research partnerships with over 200 universities around the world.

According to the 2021 QS World University Rankings by Subject, UNSW is ranked top 20 in the world for Law, Accounting and Finance, and 1st in Australia for Mathematics, Engineering and Technology. UNSW also leads Australia in Medicine, where the median ATAR (Australian university entrance examination results) of its Medical School students is higher than any other Australian medical school. UNSW enrols the highest number of Australia’s top 500 high school students academically, and produces more millionaire graduates than any other Australian university.

The university comprises seven faculties, through which it offers bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees. The main campus is in the Sydney suburb of Kensington, 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) from the Sydney CBD. The creative arts faculty, UNSW Art & Design, is located in Paddington, and subcampuses are located in the Sydney CBD as well as several other suburbs, including Randwick and Coogee. Research stations are located throughout the state of New South Wales.

The university's second largest campus, known as UNSW Canberra at ADFA (formerly known as UNSW at ADFA), abbreviated to UNSW Canberra, is situated in Canberra, in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). ADFA is the military academy of the Australian Defence Force, and UNSW Canberra is the only national academic institution with a defence focus.

University of New South Wales ranking through years

Bachelor degree study programs

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Actuarial Studies

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Actuarial Studies/Commerce

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Actuarial Studies/Computer Science

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Actuarial Studies (Co-op)

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Actuarial Studies/Economics

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Actuarial Studies/Law

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Actuarial Studies/Science

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Advanced Science (Honours)

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Advanced Science (Honours)/Arts

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Master degree study programs

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Applied Linguistics

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Architecture

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Master degree

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Arts & Social Sciences (Combined)

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Aviation Management

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Biomedical Engineering

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English

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Business

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Business Administration

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Master degree

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Business Administration (Executive)

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Business Administration (Specialised)

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City Planning

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Australia

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