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The Education Destination : Australia The Education Destination 2011
32 Australia – The Education Destination neW south WAles When you study in a regional city or town, you become part of the community and it’s easy to make friends with students and locals. Many international students enjoy the slower pace of life in a regional area, and they can balance their study with relaxing in a natural environment. 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. A number of other Australian universities also have campuses in Sydney, including Central Queensland University, Curtin University and the University of Notre Dame. Across NSW, the universities in regional cities are: Charles Sturt University; Southern Cross University; University of New England; University of Newcastle; and University of Wollongong. All universities offer a range of courses at both the undergraduate and postgraduate level, leading to internationally recognised qualifications. NSW universities are renowned for their courses and research with their centres of excellence and specialist study areas. The universities are involved in global networks of research and academic collaboration, giving you a truly world view. NSW has the oldest university in Australia – the University of Sydney – as well as many more modern university campuses, all with technologically advanced facilities. The universities have excellent facilities from science laboratories to computer labs to online libraries. All the universities help their students settle into their new study environment with orientation programs, social events, cultural and sporting clubs, and other faculty support. ‘Renowned for its iconic beaches and landmarks such as the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge, Sydney offers quality of life in vibrant surroundings.’ new south Wales nsW uniVersities Australian catholic university – w ww.acu.edu.au charles sturt university – w ww.csu.edu.au macquarie university – w ww.mq.edu.au southern cross university – w ww.scu.edu.au university of new england – w ww.une.edu.au university of new south Wales – w ww.unsw.edu.au university of newcastle – w ww.newcastle.edu.au university of sydney – w ww.usyd.edu.au university of technology, sydney – w ww.uts.edu.au university of Western sydney – w ww.uws.edu.au university of Wollongong – w ww.uow.edu.au nsW department of education – w ww.det.nsw.edu.au
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