At UTS, we think differently: we take a global approach to education that has innovation at its core. What’s more, we’re a university for the real world. All our courses are closely aligned with industry need, so what you learn will prepare you for your future career.
Top 5 reasons to choose UTS
1. UTS is Sydney's city university
Benefit from international, innovative and industry-relevant education in the heart of the global city of Sydney.
UTS is a five-minute walk from Central Station, Sydney’s major transport hub, and close to shopping, restaurants and entertainment. Get to know our vibrant campus by watching this video (opens an external site). Iconic attractions like Bondi Beach and the Sydney Opera House are just a short bus or train ride away.
2. Recognised degrees
Choose from more than 130 undergraduate and 180 postgraduate courses across traditional and emerging areas of study.
UTS courses are renowned for their practice-based approach and many are accredited by a wide range of professional associations and governing bodies.
3. World-class campus
Learn and collaborate in a state-of-the-art campus (opens an external site) featuring many iconic new buildings.
New cutting-edge facilities are shaping the future of learning at UTS, providing a vibrant campus environment where students can socialise, study and relax.
4. Vibrant student life and comprehensive support services
Live on or close to campus and meet new people in UTS residences - an affordable, convenient and vibrant place to live.
Access a range of support services - from help with English and a careers service, to medical and counselling services - many of which are free.
Enjoy a vibrant student life with numerous opportunities to develop and meet people. Join more than 100 clubs (opens an external site) across a range of interests, from tae kwon do and photography, to anime and chess. ActivateUTS (opens an external site) also organises activities and entertainment.
5. UTS ranks highly
UTS is globally recognised as a high quality university. We are a young university and our rankings reflect our innovative and ambitious nature. We are Australia’s top ranked young university.
Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019
Top 200 Overall
Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2018
1st in Australia and 16th globally
QS World University Rankings 2019
Top 200 overall (160th)
QS Top 50 Under 50 2019
1st in Australia and 10th globally
QS Stars™ 2018-2021
QS World University Subject Rankings 2018
28th Art and Design
33rd Sport-related Subjects
Accounting and Finance; Arts and Humanities; Business; Communication; Computer Science; Education; Social Sciences and Management
Architecture; Engineering and Technology; Civil Engineering; Economics; Electrical Engineering; Environmental Science; Statistics
Chemistry; Mathematics; Mechanical Engineering
Academic Rankings of World Universities (ARWU) 2017 (Shanghai Jiao Tong)
Top 400 overall
Academic Rankings of World Universities - Broad Subject Field Rankings 2017
76-100 Engineering/Technology and Computer Sciences
Academic Rankings of World Universities - Subject Field Rankings 2017
48th Computer Science
51-75th Hospitality and Tourism Management
Excellence in Research (ERA (2018)
The Australian Government benchmarked all UTS research in the broad fields of research at world standard or above in the 2018 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) evaluation (72 per cent of our research classified as ‘above world standard’ (ERA ranking 4) or ‘well above world standard’ (ERA ranking 5).
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Scholarships and grants
UTS has committed A$30 million towards a range of scholarship and grants for commencing and current undergraduate and postgraduate international students over a period of five years up to 2020.
Find out more about our scholarships and grants for international students
Steps to studying at UTS
Are you ready to start studying at UTS?
- Find the right course for you
- Check the entry requirements
- Complete your application
- Get your visa and paper work in order
- Find more about accommodation and living costs in Sydney
- Get ready for the experience of a lifetime!
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What our students say
UTS has all the elements and facilities for students to enable effective learning.
Jorge Armas Valdivia | Peru
Master of Project Management
UTS has a lot of advanced technology that I never would have had the chance to get in contact with, and use.
Mihaela Sokolovska | Macedonia
Bachelor of Forensic Science in Applied Chemistry
Living in Sydney
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