Western Sydney University


Western Sydney University, Sydney, New South Wales

Information Sheet: 2017 Information Sheet


The Western Sydney University has a contemporary approach to study, work and innovation. With over 35,000 students, including over 3,200 from overseas, WSU is one of Australia’s largest Universities committed to providing relevant courses for today’s rapidly changing world. Modern and progressive, we aim to “Bring Knowledge to Life” by combining academic knowledge with hands-on practical experience.

Undergraduate and postgraduate degrees are offered from the following areas of study:

  • Agriculture, Horticulture and Food Science
  • Arts
  • Business
  • Computing and Information Technology
  • Creative and Communication Arts
  • Engineering, Construction and Industrial Design
  • Environment
  • Forensics, Policing and Criminology
  • Law
  • Languages, Interpreting and Translation
  • Medicine
  • Nursing and Health Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Teaching/Education
  • Tourism and Hospitality.

WSU is a hub of research activity providing sustainable solutions to real-world problems for the 21st century. Research centres are the flagships of the University and represent our primary research strengths.

WSU is unique to most Universities in that it is a multi-site University with six campuses spread across Greater Western Sydney. Our campuses are modern, green and friendly, providing a welcoming study environment. With its small class sizes the University ensures excellent learning opportunities and access to academic staff. Students are able to quickly benefit from the skills learned and new graduates enjoy a high employment rate.

CRICOS Provider Code: 00917K