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  • Locations: Sydney, Australia
  • Program Terms: Calendar Year, Fall, Fall Back-Up, Full Year, Full Year Back-Up, Split Year Spring, SpltYr Spring BackUp, Spring, Spring Back-Up
  • Restrictions: GU applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Budget
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum Cumulative GPA: 3.0 Language Prerequisite: No
Language(s): English Click here for a definition of this term Type of Program: Area Studies, Business, Direct Matriculation
Non-GU Students May Apply: No Housing Options: Local Roommates, Off-Campus, Student Residence
Level of Support: Medium (Moderate onsite support) Application Deadlines: February, October
Fields of Study: Anthropology, Art/Art History, Asian Studies, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Environmental Studies, Film, French, German, Government/Political Science, Health Sciences, History, International Studies, Italian, Japanese, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Music, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Religion/Theology, Spanish OGE Advisor: Annette Kuroda Russell
Engagement Opportunities: Buddy/Peer Program, Intern: Credit, Student Organizations
Program Description:


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University of Sydney

Sydney, Australia




 

Eligibility

  • Good academic and disciplinary standing
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
*If you do not meet these eligibility requirements, please meet with the OGE Regional Advisor for this program early in the process to discuss your options.

About the Program

The University of Sydney, founded in 1850, is Australia’s oldest and largest university. The university offers world-class education in a wide range of degree programs to 60,000 students, of whom approximately 30% are international students. With access to over 2,500 courses, students can easily fulfill academic requirements, as well as expand into new areas of inquiry.

Location

The University of Sydney is located in Sydney, Australia, known for its safe, cosmopolitan and culturally diverse vibe. The beautiful Camperdown/Darlington campus is close to Sydney’s central business district, with easy access to Chinatown, Darling Harbour, the famous Opera House, and abundant entertainment.

Academic Calendar

  • Full year: mid-July to late June
  • Fall: mid-July to late November
  • Spring: mid-February to late June

Fields of Study

Fields of study include: Anthropology, Art/Art History, Asian Studies, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Environmental Studies, Film, French, German, Government/Political Science, Health Sciences, History, International Studies, Italian, Japanese, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Music, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Religion/Theology, Spanish

This list is not exhaustive. Please make an appointment to speak with the OGE Regional Advisor to further discuss available coursework on this program.

Courseload

You are required to enroll in a full courseload and complete all exams and assignments associated with the course regardless of the credit you wish to receive on the program. Withdrawal from a course or failure to take/complete a final will be regarded as an unauthorized reduction in courseload and a violation of the academic policy.

A full courseload for this program is: 24 credits (4 courses)

The minimum passing grade for this program is: C

 
 

You are required to live in program housing.

You have three housing options:
  • Urbanest (recommended): Apartment suite complex close to campus, guaranteed for students who apply by the accommodation deadline
  • Residential colleges: Choice of eight student communities, including International House
  • University-run accommodation: Close to campus
 

Program Budget

University of Sydney Program Budget

Scholarships

We advise students to research and pursue a wide range of funding opportunities. To find scholarships applicable to your program, browse the scholarships section of OGE’s website.

We are committed to making study abroad accessible to all interested and eligible students. We hope that students with accessibility needs will pursue study abroad opportunities and use the available support services on campus for assistance and advice when necessary.

With over 200 approved-programs, we are confident that you will find a program that fits your interests and goals. Programs offer varying degrees of academic and lifestyle support. Please make an appointment with your OGE advisor to discuss how to best support any special needs you might have on programs that may interest you.

To learn more about the resources for students on campus and also for advice on how to request accommodations overseas, please visit the Georgetown Academic Resource Center’s website. Additional support can be found on the Mobility International website.

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Open Application Deadlines & Dates
Open Application Deadlines & Dates
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2020 10/01/2019 10/12/2019 TBA TBA
Calendar Year 2020 10/01/2019 10/12/2019 TBA TBA