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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: International Internship, Traditional Study Abroad Academic Areas: Biology, Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Economics, English Literature, Finance, Global Studies, Health Studies, History, Marketing, Mathematics & Computer Science, Multicultural Women's and Gender Studies, Philosophy, Psychology, Sociology, Teacher Education, Theatre
Accommodations:: Apartment, Dorm/Residence Hall/Residencia Minimum GPA: 3.0
Program Description:

Australia: University of Sydney

A semester in Sydney with AIFS Abroad brings new meaning to “once in a lifetime.” Choose from a wide range of course options at the University of Sydney, Australia’s oldest and most prestigious university. In their free time, students will explore Sydney and its surroundings, from world class museums and art galleries to the best fresh food and exciting nightlife, festivals, theater and sports events.

 Semester/Term Eligibility Requirements Rec. Semester Credits
 Fall, Spring or
Academic Year
 Open to Sophomore, Junior, Senior Minimum of 3.0 GPA  From 12 to 16


Where You'll Study

The University of Sydney is Australia’s oldest university and was founded in 1850. With over 70,000 students, the university prides itself on producing leaders with qualities that will enable them to serve communities. It is 4th in the world for graduate employability and is the top university in Australia. It is recognized as a top university for International Relations, Asia-Pacific related studies, Engineering, STEM, Environmental Topics and Liberal Arts. The business school has the prestigious triple accreditation from AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS putting it in the top 1% of business schools worldwide. Since it offers the widest range of academic programs of any Australian university, students can experience a flexible and personalized study abroad experience. Located in a beautiful area of central Sydney, the campus is close to the city center, walking distance to vibrant communities and offers world class sports facilities.

What Makes AIFS Abroad different?

Career Readiness

Professional development is at the foundation of our preparation for participants' time abroad. We utilize the CliftonStrengths assessment as a tool to help all participants understand themselves better, provide a vocabulary around their natural talents, and deepen the impact of their experience abroad.

Access, Inclusion, Diversity, & Equity (AIDE)

As an organization we are committed to ensuring all identities are able to thrive in an inclusive global educational environment. Everyone has a complex identity, and the different aspects of your identity are important when deciding on a program and location. Review our Social Identity Pages to assist you when selecting a program that best fits your interests and needs.
AIDE General Social Identity Resources


We are the first education abroad provider to sign on with the
Climate Action Network for International Educators (CANIE).
Focused on making education abroad carbon neutral, we include
carbon offsets for all participants' return flights, environmental
education connecting students on the ground to environmental
projects, and make our own business practices more

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  • Tuition
  • Pre-departure advising
  • Housing
  • Onsite Resident Director
  • Cultural & Social
  • Excursions & day trips
    24/7 Emergency
  • Comprehensive
  • Carbon offsets
  • and more


  • Hunter Valley Winery
  • Port Stephens
  • Blue Mountain
  • and more.


  • Group flight package
  • Airport transfer
  • Additional excursions


AIFS funding, combined with other sources of financial support students can access, will help make international education goals attainable. Find out more about what we have to offer.

Learn more about funding

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2024 05/01/2024 ** Rolling Registration 07/18/2024 11/25/2024
Spring 2025 10/01/2024 ** Rolling Registration TBA TBA

** Indicates a rolling registration process.