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World-class facilities, practice-based learning and progressive teaching programs are just a few of the great features the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) offers in its diverse range of courses in traditional and emerging fields.
UTS is recognised for its high performance in research, employability, teaching and infrastructure. The main campus is conveniently located in the centre of Sydney, a modern and cosmopolitan city. Sydney's major public transport station, Central Station, is just a five-minute walk away, and there are dozens of restaurants, cafes and social activities nearby.
UTS has over 32,500 students, including more than 7800 international students from over 120 countries. It embraces knowledge and learning in an innovative, international context, and many of the offered courses are accredited with a wide range of professional associations and governing bodies.
UTS has been awarded five stars in the latest QS Star ratings, recognising UTS for its high performance in research, employability, teaching and infrastructure.
UTS was ranked in the top 500 universities in the Academic Ranking of World Universities (Shanghai Jiao Tong) 2011 and 268 in the QS World University Rankings 2011.
The Australian Government benchmarked 80 per cent of UTS research at world standard or above world standard in the 2010 Excellence in Research for Australia initiative.
UTS provides students with technologically advanced facilities to support their academic, social and sporting life at university, including 24-hour access to computer labs and one of the most technologically capable libraries in the Southern Hemisphere. Future students can also look forward to a revitalised campus, including the newly completed multi-purpose sports hall with an indoor sports court, a gym, a dance studio, and tutorial and change rooms; on-campus accommodation for 720 students; and great indoor and outdoor study spaces.
UTS provides international students with comprehensive support, which covers housing, career services, counselling, English language support, peer support programs, sport and recreation programs, and facilities such as multi-faith chaplaincy and a prayer room. For more information, visit www.uts.edu.au/international/new/support.html.
International leadership program
The Beyond UTS International Leadership Development (BUiLD) program has been specifically designed to give all UTS students the chance to develop leadership skills, forge global connections and enhance employability.
Peer Network and Network Cafe welcome and support international students by providing them with the opportunity to meet local students with whom they can practise new language skills, share tips on the local culture, answer questions or just hang out.
UTS Union offers more than 100 clubs and societies for international students to join and gives them the chance to mingle with local students.
UTS offers scholarships for international students, available university-wide or for study in particular faculties. Our Academic Excellence and Study Abroad Excellence scholarships, valued at AUD$2000, are available for international and study abroad students commencing in 2012 and 2013. For more information, visit www.uts.edu.au/international/prospective/studying/scholar.
UTS offers over 250 undergraduate, postgraduate and research programs across the following study areas:
- design, architecture and building
- information technology
- international studies
UTS also offers students the opportunity to undertake study abroad or international exchange programs, including research programs.
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