Exchange: University of New South Wales

The University of New South Wales (UNSW) is a prestigious institution known for its leading research and teaching programs, consistently ranked among top Australian universities and globally. Conveniently located in Sydney, UNSW offers a vibrant environment, fostering a culture of innovation, inclusivity, and excellence. UNSW is also well known for its research achievements, especially in science, engineering, and social studies, contributing to advancements in technology and sustainability. Students have taken courses here in Global Affairs, English Literature, and Criminology.  

Credit Equivalency: 48 Credits = 5.0 UofT FCE

Available Courses: Check here.

Restricted Programs:

  • Arts and Social Sciences: Students wishing to take stage 3 Arts courses must be majoring in the desired field. INST, GLST, DANC, EDST, MDIA and Music courses are restricted to declared majors
  • Law: Restricted to Law Majors. Students are not able to take both LAWS and JURD courses simultaneously. Core courses are not available to exchange students
  • Art and Design: Courses are held on Paddington campus – Priorities will be given to student majoring in Art/Design/Media
  • School of Business: MARK2999, MARK3999, MARK4999, FINS3100, FINS3200, MARK6xxx courses, GBAT course not available
  • Medicine: can enroll in courses from the School of Medical Science, however courses in the Doctor of Medicine program are not open to exchange students
  • Built Environment: Studio based courses are often limited due to space and you should be flexible with subject choices
  • Science: Postgraduate psychology courses are not available. Psychological coursework is available within the Arts and Science faculty at an undergraduate level
  • Engineering: Enrolment in Biomedical Engineering and Computer Science courses is extremely limited; students need to be prepared to select courses from another major

Housing: On-campus housing is not guaranteed, but the host institution will assist in securing housing. For more information, click here.


Country(ies): Australia
City: Sydney
Institution: University


Accepting Applications: No
Timeline: Fall (Aug-Dec), Winter (Jan-May), Year-long (Sep-May)
Run By: CIE
For Credit: Yes

Deadlines: Fall/Full Year Deadline: January 17, 2024
Winter Deadline: April 3, 2024


Language of Study: English
Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate
Subjects Available at Host: All
Program Type: Professional/Internship, Study
Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT
Program Fees: No fee
Funding: IE Award


Schools/Faculties: All Faculty of Law
Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 3.0 (Undergraduates) or B (Graduate)