The University of New South Wales
Region: Oceania
Country/Region: Australia
Found Year: 1949
Address: High St
Introduction

UNSW Sydney (The University of New South Wales) is one of the world’s leading research and teaching universities. Established in 1949, we are home to more than 60,000 students from over 130 countries and an alumni community of 300,000 that spans the world. UNSW is committed to pioneering research and preparing the next generation of talented global citizens for career success. We are empowering our students to discover opportunities that will shape their future with our world-class undergraduate, postgraduate and research programs. We also offer Australia's most comprehensive university entrepreneurship program. Educational excellence UNSW is equal first on the 2019 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) subject rankings, appearing in 52 out of 54 research disciplines. Our commitment to be a leading learning and teaching university is supported by innovative courses and teaching strategies as well as state-of-the-art facilities and technology. Research quality UNSW’s research community is more than 8000 strong. Our researchers, centres and institutes have extensive international research collaborations and partnerships. We lead the world in solar power, sustainable materials and quantum computing and are internationally renowned in many other fields. Our research informs policy and expert commentary on key issues facing society, ranging from human rights and constitutional recognition of Indigenous Australians to public health and population ageing. Innovation and engagement We’re focused on building a creative and resourceful generation of forward-thinking, wealth-creating, environmentally conscious and socially engaged individuals. The University has a proud tradition of sustained innovation, focusing on areas critical to our future – from climate change and renewable energies to lifesaving medical treatments and breakthrough technologies. Globally connected We are connected to more than 200 partner universities in 39 countries. UNSW is a member of the Group of Eight (Go8) in Australia, the Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU), Universitas 21 (U21), and the Global Alliance of Technological Universities (GlobalTech) where we were the only Australian university selected to join. This network contributes to a steady flow of students, researchers and academics on campus, creating a truly global learning environment. Our campuses UNSW's main campus is located on a 38-hectare site at Kensington, seven kilometres from the centre of Sydney. Our other campuses are UNSW Art & Design (Paddington) and UNSW Canberra at ADFA (Australian Defence Force Academy). Facebook Twitter Instagram WeChat LinkedIn YouTube TikTok Weibo

Academic Ranking of World Universities
65
Academic Ranking of World Universities
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) is recognized as the precursor of global university rankings and the most trustworthy one. ARWU presents the world's top 1000 research universities annually based on transparent methodology and objective third-party data.
101-150
2017
101-150
2018
94
2019
74
2020
65
2021
Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Water Resources
8
Mining & Mineral Engineering
8
Library & Information Science
11
Civil Engineering
12
Remote Sensing
12
Finance
21
Oceanography
24
Telecommunication Engineering
27
Key Statistics
43262
Total Enrollment
17402(40.2%)
International Students
30210
Undergraduate Enrollment
8482(28.1%)
International Students
13052
Graduate Enrollment
8920(68.3%)
International Students