Study at Western Sydney University

Ranked in the top 50 young universities worldwide

Sydney is one of the most liveable cities in the world. A destination of choice for international corporations, business leaders, tourists and students. It is a thriving metropolis of almost five million people with a third of its population born overseas, Sydney is one of the most multicultural cities in the world.

Western Sydney University is ranked in the top 2% of Universities worldwide. Why? Because we believe in a world of unlimited opportunity, where the potential for success is unlimited for those with talent, drive and ambition.

At Western you’ll be supported by our experienced, award-winning staff, our high-tech and advanced facilities and our extensive range of learning, social and welfare support services.


Did you know our graduates are ranked 5 stars for employability? That’s because all our courses provide you with the skills to be work-ready. Through work integrated learning, real-world case studies, projects with industry and more, you’ll be sure to graduate with the skills you need to excel in your career.



Conveniently located campuses

The university experience is about so much more than classes. With 10 campuses conveniently located across Sydney, you'll have the chance to enjoy our modern, student-centred facilities while also exploring our beautiful city. Go site-seeing on your breaks, immerse yourself in a culturally diverse community and enjoy all that Western has to offer.

Your home away from home

Inclusivity matters at Western and we are committed to fostering a positive and supportive learning environment for everyone. We're proud to be based in one of the most culturally diverse regions in Australia, with more than 170 nationalities represented in our community.

Campus Life

One of the best things about life on campus is there’s always something happening. From table tennis comps, outdoor chess, sports and Unigames, to one of many social events organised by the University or student clubs.

Online Study

Western Sydney University is currently offering online delivery of courses due to the current restrictions on travel impacting offshore students, as a result of the COVID pandemic. Online learning can be a beneficial form of study, increasing exposure to modern workplace practices, encouraging flexibility with time management and enabling continuity in your educational plans.

Live on Campus

Western Sydney University offers a wide range of on-campus accommodation, providing you with high quality, affordable accommodation that gives a rich and balanced living and learning environment.

All of our villages are self-catered and fully furnished with a great range of accommodation options and 24 hour support on Bankstown, Campbelltown, Hawkesbury, Nirimba, Parramatta and Penrith campuses. No matter which campus you choose, you'll find an exciting community of residents with plenty of events to help you live, learn and grow!

Student Support

At Western Sydney University we provide a wide range of services to help you achieve academic success. These include advice on careers, employment, learning skills, counselling, mentoring, religious support and more. More Information 

We also offer a range of scholarship opportunities to assist you with your tuition fees each year. More Information 


Australia is a very safe destination for international students and Sydney in particular is ranked 11 in the world for quality of living. Attend International Orientation before your study starts to find out all the ways you will stay safe while studying at Western.

Safety fact! Our campuses are patrolled by our experienced Campus Safety and Security team 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to ensure students have a safe and secure environment at all times.