Foundation Studies Programs
UNSW Foundation Studies Programs provide pathway programs to international students to all UNSW bachelor degree programs. You’ll be taught the academic and study skills you need for university, while enhancing your proficiency in English.
The program is for you, if you:
- Have completed at least 11 years of schooling or finished high school.
- Just missed out on entry to UNSW Sydney degree or Diploma program.
- Want to study at UNSW Sydney.
Where to start?
Decide on your preferred UNSW degree program
It all begins with one question. What degree do you want to study at UNSW Sydney? Pick your UNSW degree of choice to determine which stream you will study.
Research your stream
A Foundation Studies Stream is the area of study that relates to the bachelors degree you want to complete. Our streams are designed to prepare you for all UNSW bachelors degrees. Simply pick the Foundation Studies Stream your UNSW degree was matched with from step 1 to delve deeper and see what subjects you’ll study. For example, if you choose Bachelor of Art Theory, your Foundation Studies Stream is Design.
Choose a Foundation Studies Program
Find out more about our 4 programs & check your entry requirements
As an international student, you’ll be equipped with the academic foundations, study skills and English proficiency required for success at UNSW Sydney.
Calculate your entry requirements
View your personalised entry requirements.
Select your campus location
Located in Australia, China and Indonesia, our campus network offers students the opportunity to prepare for success at university in a location and environment that suits you.
Foundation English Entry Course
You might need to enrol into the Foundation English Entry Course
If you do not meet the English entry requirements to enrol into the Foundation Studies Program of your choice, we can help. At UNSW Global, we offer English Lanaguage Courses for international and local students, as well as courses in other languages, language testing and language teacher training.
Start your journey
Are you ready?
Find out how to apply or complete your application.
Need some help?
Our experienced staff will assess your application and find the perfect Program and Stream to suit your academic background, English language proficiency and intended university degree.