University of Sydney
University of Sydney is a universitywide partner in Sydney, Australia.
USYD cannot guarantee that these courses will be offered next academic year as well
Semester I: 2nd Week of February - 3rd week of June
Orientation generally commences the 2nd week of February for Semester I and the 3rd week of July for Semester II.
Exams take place the 2nd and 3rd week of June for Semester I and the 3rd and 4th week of November for Semester II.
GPA (Average Grade)
The GPA requirement at this university is 3.0. This is comparable to an average grade 7.0 or above at Utrecht University.
English Language Requirement
A grade of 8 or higher in final year English VWO or
Students enrolled in a fully English taught Bachelor or Master programme (for example UCU), can provide a letter attesting to the fact that their degree is taught and assessed entirely in English.
Please check the most recent language requirements on the website of the host university.
|Areas of study open to exchange students
Everything except Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing.
|Courses at Master’s level
Everything except Psychology (no postgraduate).
|Language of instruction
The University of Sydney offers their students guaranteed accommodation within a 15 minute walk to campus. There's options to live on or off campus.
You can find more details about the accommodation here.
|Estimated living costs per month
The average living costs at the University of Sydney are around 2,000 AUD a month (estimate from 2022).
You can find a more detailed breakdown of the living costs here.
|Credits and grading
You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table
|Number of places available
6 places available for 2024-2025
Selection was necessary in the past few years.
You are advised not to place this exchange destination as a second or third choice.
If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office:
Asia & Latin America
Name: Ms. Clim Gorissen
North America & UK
Name: Ms. Cathelijne van Weelden
Australia, New Zealand, South Africa & Spain*
Name: Ms. Tessel Arendsen
* Universidad Complutense de Madrid and Universitat de Barcelona
Europe & Middle East
Name: Ms. Mandy van den Houten
General exchange questions
Names: Tamar Oderwald and Patrick Chan
Erasmus+ grant questions
The International Office can only help you with questions related to the content of your Learning Agreement and with signing documents on behalf of the Sending Institution.
For all other Erasmus+ grant related questions, please refer to the Erasmus+ grants for Studies page (scroll down to “Contact the Erasmus Office” to make an appointment) or send an e-mail to email@example.com
For questions about faculty programmes and internships, contact the Faculty International Offices.
Phone: +31 (0)30-2531224
Office hours for calling: Tuesday and Thursday, 14:00-15:30
Make an appointment via Teams
We are available for appointments via Teams. If you have a question, use the calendar below to make an appointment.
If you are unable to make it to your appointment, please do not forget to cancel.