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We are honoured you are considering UNSW Sydney for your child.

We were one of the first universities in Australia to take international students in 1951. This proud relationship is stronger than ever with students from over 120 countries choosing to study at UNSW. We understand you want the best education for your child. We have summarised resources to give you an overview of study and life at UNSW.

2019 key dates

  Term 1 Term 3
Coursework applications close Closed 31 July
Orientation dates 11 - 15 February 2019 11 - 13 September 2019
Term dates 18 February - 18 May 2019 16 September - 14 December 2019


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