The University of Sydney Semester Program

The University of Sydney Semester Program

Nov 10, 2016 Oceania

The University of Sydney

Semester Program

The University of Sydney, located in the financial capital of Australia Sydney, is one of the most prestigious university in the world and praised as ‘the Oxford of the Southern Hemisphere’. According to the QS competitive ranking of world university graduates of 2016, Sydney U was ranked at 14th; For USNEWS ranking, the number is 45th. Sydney U has cultivated numerous great leaders and excellent talents including half of the incumbent chief justices; the only Australian UN Secretary General; chief executive of the World Bank; RBA (Reserve Bank of Australia) governor; the chief executive of the largest investment bank Macquarie Group. Moreover, 8 prime ministers in total have been educated by Sydney U including Sir Edmund Barton, the first one, and Malcolm Turnbull, the current one. Besides, one third of the Nobel Prize winners of Australia are alumnus of Sydney U. Once again, Sydney U was the most popular University in the university entrance exam of 2015 and this record has been maintained for more than a decade.

Currently, the cooperative programs between SUSTech and Sydney U are limited in engineering and information technology. The engineering college of Sydney U is among the best and with highest entrance grades engineering colleges of Australia. It is also a school with great international influence. For the last one and a half century, scads of revolutionary inventions were created by the great people of Sydney U such as WiFi, cardiac pacemaker, black box. The engineering college of Sydney U will offer our students with abundant courses to choose, for the details you are encouraged to check at the following website. https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1r3fxkt5mTizitdPT5gvHMigVl7Uro

Notifications for application

1.Schedules

Autumn semester: July 31- Nov 25  2018

Spring semester: Mar 6 – Jun 24 2018

Spring semester||: Jan 4- Jun 11 2018

2.Deadlines

Autumn semester: Apr 28th

Spring semester: Nov 31 2017

Spring semester||: Oct 31 2017

3.Teaching Location

Australia Sydney

4.Teaching Institution

The University of Sydney

5. Applicable Majors

Engineering, Information technology

6. Applicable Students

Sophomore or above

7.Language

English

8.Tuition and Fees

Tuition:12000 Australian Dollar

insurance:32AUD

housing:200-600AUD/week

9.Requirements for Application

GPA 2.5 or above

The minimum requirement for IELTS is 6.5 with each subsection above 6.0 and for TOEFL ibt  it is 85 with 19 or above for writing and 17 above for listening、reading and speaking.

At least one year of study have been completed in SUSTech.

10. Application materials

Submit application to the global cooperative department prior to the deadline.

Sent your email to geo_students@sustc.edu.cn title with ‘name +student number + major +apply for the semester program of Sydney U’.

The global exchange form should be included in the email.

After the check and consent of the department, student’s information will be transferred to Sydney U. Sydney U will appoint a contactor to contact the student and instruct him to submit and finish his application.

Tip: For those who wish to apply for this program, please submit your application early so you will have more time to communicate with teachers of Sydney U and prepare essential materials.

10.Audit Institutions

Recommended by SUSTech, determined by Sydney U.

For more information, please refer to

Sydney University Study Abroad Guide

Study Abroad Guide lite 2017

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