International Student Information Hub

International students from over 70 countries choose to study at Western Sydney University every year. Join them and reach your potential with Western.

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Find your unlimited at Western Sydney University.

Ranked in the top 2% of universities globally*

With a growing international reputation for research-led, student-centred learning, Western is now ranked 36th in the World in the Times Higher Education 2020 Young University Rankings. 

*THE World University Rankings 2020-2021

International Student Scholarships

More scholarships than ever before. 

When you apply to Western, you’re automatically assessed for a Scholarship, no additional application required! We’re offering multi-year scholarships (for up to 3 years) valued at $6,000 or $3,000. Scholarships are awarded on academic merit.  


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 one of the most culturally diverse universities in Australia, with more than 170 nationalities represented in our student community.

At Western, we’re here to help you discover your unique strengths. With our team of dedicated success coaches, along with a variety of student support services such as student welfare and careers support, clinics, counselling, disability services, academic and library support to help you grow in knowledge, skills and confidence.

Convenient Locations

At Western, we're a university of the people. And where the people are, so are we. Explore the Sydney region with our campuses across Western Sydney and the Sydney CBD. 

All of our campuses are close to public transport and parking. We have state-of-the-art learning facilities and innovative technology to ensure our students have access to a world-class education. As a bonus, you'll never be far from nature, green spaces, quiet study areas and some of Sydney's best food and coffee.

Modern campuses located near you.

Sydney – a destination of choice

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

Sydney is a modern and cosmopolitan city and ideal place to do business. It is one of the busiest commercial hubs in the Asia-Pacific region. Studying in Australia’s commercial capital provides students with more job opportunities.

With a huge variety of attractions, you can explore its many historic sites, museums, parks, retail outlets, restaurants and bars. The city offers a taste of global cuisine through thousands of cafes and restaurants.

Western Sydney is at the epicentre of the infrastructure and jobs boom

Over 30 per cent of Australia’s top 100 businesses now have an office in Western Sydney, and with our many industry accredited courses and work placement opportunities, Western graduates are set for success.

In addition to offering high-tech facilities, the University provides its students with great career opportunities.

 - Chum Samang, Master of Applied Finance


"I had the option to choose from many universities in Australia, however, I choose to study at Western Sydney University. I am glad that I made the right choice, Western Sydney University is a modern and progressive University and is also one ranked in the top 2% in the world. In addition to offering high-tech facilities, the University provides its students with great career opportunities.

Currently, I am working as a casual Financial Analyst at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), which I gained through the School of Business. I work mostly on superannuation and pension funds. I will be able to transfer this knowledge and experience from PwC to my home country and to develop Cambodia’s financial system."

Come and explore WhyStudyHere and find out why 48,500 students from around the world choose to study here in Western Sydney University.

Chum Samang, an international student from Cambodia

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Unlimited success.

Check our International Course Guide and explore our courses to discover why Western is the right choice for you.

Any questions?

We understand that deciding to study at university overseas is a daunting decision and there are a lot of questions to be answered. Let us help! Our friendly support team is made up of current students who understand what it’s like to apply for university.

Whether you need course info, application support or someone to help you find the best pathway to achieve your career goals, get in touch. We love seeing future students become current students just like us.