University of New South Wales Foundation- Australia


About University of New South Wales Foundation Programs

UNSW Foundation Studies was established in 1988 and is the longest running and leading provider of pre-university foundation programs in Australia, offering students a smooth pathway into undergraduate studies. Foundation Studies programs provide both a university entry qualification and the specific skills and knowledge required to be successful in future studies.

Located on the south-east coast of Australia, Sydney is Australia’s largest and most dynamic city. The city center is located beside Sydney Harbour and features landmarks such as the Sydney Harbour Bridge, the Royal Botanic Gardens and the world famous Sydney Opera House. Sydney’s climate is perfect for a healthy outdoor lifestyle. The city is surrounded by beautiful sandy beaches, national parks and mountain ranges. People can enjoy a range of activities including cycling, surfing, swimming, bushwalking and camping.

Top 4 Reasons to Study at UNSW / UNSW Foundation Studies

1. World Class University – the University is ranked 48th in the world in the 2014 QS World University Ranking. Maximum five-star rating for eight key performance indicators in the 2013Good Universities Guide
2. Graduate Success – UNSW graduates earn the highest median starting salary of any university in Australia according to Australian Graduate Survey (2012). UNSW boasts the largest number of millionaire alumni than any other university in Australia, according to research by Spear’s WealthInsight (2014)
3. Industry partnerships – Working closely with government organisations, business networks and leading research bodies, we are committed to preparing the next generation of leaders for career success
4. Pathway to Success – students have the opportunity to commence UNSW Foundation Studies Program at 7 different times during the year to enhance their academic performance for entry to and success in their undergraduate degree at UNSW

The University offers a range of scholarships for eligible international students. Students can apply for as many scholarships as they wish to. Applicants must submit a separate application in addition to the enrolment at UNSW to be considered, and students will need to have a satisfactory English language test results.

For UNSW Foundation Studies, we offer the Hong Kong/Macau High Achievers Scholarships to eligible students. Scholarship interviews are held each year.