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The Education Destination : Australia The Education Destination 2010
16 | australia the education destination The University of Western Sydney (UWS) is one of the largest universities in Australia with a student population of over 36,000. UWS is a progressive university committed to providing relevant courses for today’s rapidly changing world. We aim to ‘Bring Knowledge to Life’ by combining academic study with hands-on practical experience. UWS is a driving force situated in the 3rd largest economy and the most dynamic urban region in Australia. Our research centres have robust partnerships with industry, government and community sectors in our region and across Australia. UWS is one of the top five universities in Australia for earning research income from local government. The University is a multi-site university with six campuses spread across Greater Western Sydney. The campuses are located at Bankstown, Blacktown (Nirimba), Campbelltown, Hawkesbury, Penrith, and Parramatta. Students at UWS have access to premium-standard learning and research facilities, excellent libraries, laboratories, research resources and state-of-the-art equipments. The University offers a range of on-campus accommodation options on each campus. We have a dedicated team at UWS International to support and advise all international students – to assist you achieve your personal, academic and ultimate career goals. UWS also owns a pathway college called UWSCOLLEGE - providing English Language programs and academic pathways for students to succeed at UWS. More information, visit www.uwscollege.edu.au UWS Degrees: Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Research ...at UWS A world of possibilities... • Medicine • Forensic Science • Convergent Media • Communication Arts • International Business • Construction and Industrial Design • Social Science • MBA • Computing and Information Technology • Biotechnology • Management • Health Sciences • Interpreting and Translation • Tourism • Marketing • Law • Business • Engineering • Accounting • Finance • Teaching and Education • Sport Studies 2/10/09INT1297 Sydney is a multicultural city with people from all over the world. Shops and restaurants provide food from many national cuisines. All educational institutions are sensitive to the cultural and religious needs of students and provide support services to help you adjust to life in Australia. The city boasts a range of world-class entertainment and sporting venues, cinemas, restaurants, cafes and shopping hubs. So, whatever your interest or budget, there is no shortage of activities while taking a break from your studies. Across NSW – city, beach or countryside International students can be found studying across NSW in cities, coastal areas and regional towns in the countryside. Universities and their campuses are located in the cities of Newcastle, Wollongong, Armidale, Bathurst, Orange and Lismore. Many cities and towns provide quality education at a range of levels with vocational institutes, English language colleges and schools. NSW is a large state with a lifestyle and environment to suit everyone. Down south, you can enjoy the colder climate of the Snowy Mountains with skiing in winter and bushwalking in summer. Just north of Sydney is the Hunter Valley, a renowned wine-growing region which exports to the world. On the north coast of NSW, you’ll find lush hills, white beaches and hotter weather. australian state profiles World-class education NSW has so much on offer. You can study at any level from primary school to postgraduate qualifications in any type of institute – public or private, small or large. There are so many choices in so many different areas – city, coastal or regional – you’re sure to find a course and location that meets your academic and lifestyle goals. Universities – academic excellence There are 11 universities throughout the state – six in Sydney and five across NSW. Some of the universities have both city and regional campuses with different courses offered in the various locations. The Sydney universities are: Australian Catholic University; Macquarie University; University of New South Wales; University of Sydney; University of Technology, Sydney; and University of Western Sydney. nsw universities are renowned for their courses and research with their centres of excellence and specialist study areas. sydney is a vibrant, multicultural city with people from all over the world. New South waleS The University of Western Sydney is one of the largest universities in Australia.
The Education Destination
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