Programs and Courses

UNSW Global offers world-leading Diploma programs, Foundation programs and English courses that are a direct pathway to all degree programs at The University of New South Wales (UNSW) as well as other Australian and international universities.

All programs are on campus so you start your university experience from day 1 along with 60,000 UNSW students.

UNSW Sydney is a top 50 world ranked university and founding member of the prestigious Group of Eight Australian universities. UNSW Global proudly boasts the FIRST foundation program in Australia and the FIRST university English language centre in Australia. At UNSW Global our experience delivering high quality pathways for international students is unequalled

What we do

At UNSW Global, we’re dedicated to helping you achieve success in your studies and career. We provide the highest quality educational
programs, combined with individual care and support to ensure you have the very best experience at UNSW.

Foundation Programs

Our Foundation Studies Programs prepare you for university, no matter where you are in your academic journey.


Our UNSW Diploma Programs are built from UNSW First Year degree courses and are a fast track to the Second Year of a degree program at UNSW Sydney.

English Language Courses

We have English courses to ensure you are ready and qualified to study in all UNSW degree and pathway programs.

Modern Languages

With so many languages and a world of new cultural insights on offer, explore your options and begin your languages journey with UNSW Global.  

Study Tours & Customised Programs

Tailored tours and programs to suit the specific needs of groups such as university and high school students, teachers and other professionals.

Test Preparation Courses

UNSW Global provides and conducts preparation courses for IELTS and Pearson Test of English Academic.

UNSW Sydney News

UNSW rockets up the Times Higher Education World University Rankings

UNSW Sydney continues its steady progress towards its goal of becoming a top 50 global university, rising 25 places to 71st in the THE World University Rankings ...

Upcoming Events

A&D Annual Graduate Exhibition

3 - 14 December
UNSW Galleries, cnr of Oxford St & Greens Rd, Paddington

The largest national showcase of graduate contemporary art and design, the UNSW Art & Design A&D Annual launches the next generation of artists, designers, makers and digital media creators.

About Sydney

Sunny, safe and full of opporunities, Sydney is the perfect city for students to learn and explore.

Life on campus

It’s always buzzing on campus. Study, socialise and feel at home in your campus.

How to prepare

Your exciting journey has begun. Use this checklist as a guide to get everything sorted before you set off for Sydney.

Student support

We are here to help. From arrival to final exams, our services are designed to support you throughout your journey with us.


Receive a scholarship to begin your journey to UNSW Sydney.

Why choose us

When you study at UNSW Global, you become a part of the prestigious UNSW brand. We are the longest running Foundation Studies provider in Australia that truly understands the international student journey. It's even in our name.

  • 45th

    In the world.
    QS World University Rankings. 2017-2018

  • 90%

    International student satisfaction

  • 26th

    In the world for employer reputation.
    QS Global World Rankings, 2018

  • Go8

    A member of the esteemed Group of Eight