Located in the heart of one of Australia’s fastest growing economic regions, Western Sydney University offers unlimited potential to students with the talent, drive and ambition to succeed.

At Western Sydney University, we’ll show you how to harness every asset you have to open up fantastic career opportunities. We’ll give you the tools to make your future and go wherever you want to go.

With one of the most comprehensive range of courses in Australia, our curriculum and approach to flexible learning with real work experience is designed to be a springboard for the career success and life you’ve always dreamed of.

    World-class university

Ranked amongst the top three per cent of universities in the world, Western Sydney University is a world-class university with international reach and a reputation for academic excellence and impact-driven research.

We value academic excellence, integrity and the pursuit of knowledge. We are globally focused, research-led and committed to making a positive impact on the communities we engage with.

At Western Sydney, we equip our graduates for more than a career. We are unlocking the potential of the next generation of global citizens, leaders and change-makers.

    World Rankings

Western Sydney University has been ranked 56 in the world amongst universities under 50 years old and is one of the world’s top 500 universities according to the prestigious Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

The University’s excellence in teaching and research has also been acknowledged in the 2015 QS World University Rankings by Subject. Four subject areas - Agriculture and Forestry, Education, Psychology, Sociology – are ranked in the top 200 worldwide. Two additional areas - English Language and Literature – are ranked in the top 300. Medicine is ranked in the top 400.

In the QS Star Audit, the University also received five stars for facilities, inclusiveness, innovation and teaching; plus four stars for employability, internationalisation, research; rating four stars overall.

    Innovative learning environment

Learning and teaching is a responsibility of the whole University. We begin from the proposition that the whole experience counts in providing a learning environment that leads students to success. This means that everyone- including students, academic and professional staff- plays an important role in fulfilling the goals we have set for ourselves.

Our student-centred approach is responsive to your needs. We offer you the choice of on-campus and flexible study options combined with work-integrated learning in clinical, community and professional environments. Through work experience placements, internships and volunteering opportunities, you’ll get the real-life experience, practical skills and knowledge you’ll need for your future career.

    The Western Sydney advantage

Your choice of university is an important decision. We believe that success is fuelled by a strong desire and ambition, and if you have the drive and determination to succeed, the Western Sydney University offers you an unlimited world of potential.

We’ll show you how to harness every asset you have to open up fantastic career opportunities. We’ll give you the tools to mould your future and take you wherever you want to go. We believe that success comes from what’s inside you, not where you’ve come from.