- QS Ranking: #501-510
- CRICOS Provider Code: 00917K
- Institution Trading Name: Western Sydney University
- Institution Name: Western Sydney University
- Institution Type: Government
- Total capacity across all provider’s locations: 8501
Western Sydney University is a top-tier institution with an increasing reputation for academic quality and research that has an impact. The university was established in 1989 as a federated network university through the merger of the Hawkesbury Agricultural College and the Nepean College of Advanced Education.
With campuses in Bankstown, Blacktown, Campbelltown, Hawkesbury, Liverpool, Parramatta, and Penrith, it offers undergraduate, postgraduate, and higher research degrees. As one of the top 2% of colleges worldwide, the university is dedicated to having a good influence on society at all levels—locally, internationally, and nationally.
The potential of the upcoming generation of leaders, change-makers, and global citizens is being unlocked at Western Sydney University. The curriculum reflects the demands of the world we live in, with a focus on preparing the graduates to be workplace ready.