Sydney students on St Patricks Day.
Sydney students (St Patricks Day)

Universities in Sydney

As the list shows, Sydney is home to 6 Australian universities and hosts campuses of another 11.

  • In total, there are 35 Australian university campuses in Sydney.
  • Sydney universities teach 254,000 students combined, including 51,000 from overseas.
  • 2 universities in Sydney have > 50,000 students (University of Sydney, UNSW).

Sydney is an international city. It attracts foreign students and is a preferred location for universities to set up satellite campuses.

  • The city has strong international travel links.
  • Students enjoy pleasant weather virtually year round.
  • As well as offering fantastic beaches and parks, the city has a busy night life.