The University of Sydney

The University of Sydney, founded in 1850, is Australia's first university. Over the past 150 years, the University has built an international reputation for its outstanding teaching and as a centre of research excellence.

The University of Sydney is committed to maximising the potential of the brightest researchers and the most prmosing students. It is unique among the world's leading universities in the breadth of disciplines that it offers its nearly 50,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students. This provides wide scope for personal development as well as the opportunity for cross-disciplinary work that delivers solutions for the benefit of Australia and the wider world.

As a community the University of Sydney continually drives itself to find new ways to be accountable to the public good – to produce ideas and people that lead to smarter solutions and richer lives. The people of the University of Sydney and their ideas make a difference.