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One of Australia’s largest cities, Sydney provides a perfect blend of laid-back and high energy, giving every student the opportunity to make the city their own. When you study abroad in Sydney, you can enjoy some of Australia’s most iconic destinations like a local. Catch a wave at Bondi Beach in the morning and experience a breathtaking performance at the iconic Sydney Opera House in the evening. Built in cultural activities like food crawls, hikes, and museum visits balance your unique coursework options like sustainability and environmental studies, entrepreneurship and innovation, and so much more. With arts, culture, an incredible food scene, and dazzling natural beauty, no two days will be alike for a study abroad student in Sydney. Consistently ranked one of the world’s most livable cities, study abroad students in Sydney get to experience a world class education that’s a short metro ride from your residence and study center.

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Programs to love in Sydney

Programs to love in Sydney

Study in Sydney

Study in Sydney

CEA CAPA Sydney Center

Home to a diverse and vibrant culture, Sydney offers an ideal setting for exploring the world beyond your own country. You’ll be able to take advantage of its picturesque beaches and national parks, a vibrant nightlife, an incredible culinary scene, and plenty of outdoor activities. This immersive study abroad program gives you insight into the significant ways in which Sydney has been imagined, invented, and transformed by globalization, and you’ll be able to choose from course options in business and innovation, global studies, sports management, history, sustainability and more! Because Sydney attracts students from all over the world, you’ll have the opportunity to interact with people from various backgrounds, broaden your horizons, and develop a global mindset.

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Global Business Consulting

Global Business Consulting

CEA CAPA Sydney Center

The Business Consulting Course with associated experiential learning equips you to work as a practitioner in a real-world enterprise. Be guided through a professional consulting project and, as part of a team, research an environmental concern or deficiency, define the problem, then pitch your solution. In this Business Consulting project with environmental focus you will learn how you can apply business and management consulting as well as financial consulting and even market research, communication and PR skills to have a meaningful impact on global environmental issues.

Global warming, species loss, environmental degradation, water supply, sea level rises and extreme weather events are some of the most pressing concerns of this century. Escalating demands placed on finite food, water, mineral and energy resources necessitate cutting-edge innovative thinking to provide resolutions to these global crises. The Environmental Consulting and Sustainability stream provides students with the structure and opportunity to address environmental challenges, in particular renewable energy, and to be part of the solution. Learn the foundations of environmental management and communication, while being part of a team that works on an area of environmental concern for an organisation, community, or business. Put your consulting skills into practice in this vital field, no matter your degree background, and make a tangible difference to environmental outcomes.

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Study + Internship in Sydney

Study + Internship in Sydney

CEA CAPA Sydney Center

The Study + Internship program in Sydney is designed for students who are aspiring professionals that want to distinguish themselves in an evolving global job market. The program allows you to make progress toward your academic degree and remain on track for graduation, while developing the top skills employers want you to gain by the time you enter the job market. During the program, you will intern at a local host organization while also taking our mandatory Global Internship Course and additional courses. Our diverse range of courses will provide you with a platform to excel academically, and your personalized internship placement will help you acquire professional experience from a global perspective and learn from professionals in an international context. Program options are dependent upon location, but may include: Semester, Summer, Part-Time and Full-Time Internships, and English and host language speaking placements.

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Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Entrepreneurship & Innovation

CEA CAPA Sydney Center

Study and intern in one of world’s major economic centers. Learn about Asian-Pacific trade and work environment, both in the classroom and at your internship site. Explore and engage in international business, innovation, and entrepreneurship in Australia’s global business hub, both in the classroom and through an optional for-credit Global Internship. Choose courses and an optional internship in general business, finance, economics, entrepreneurship, and marketing, plus take courses at the CEA CAPA Sydney Center in disciplines such as business, history, and global studies. If you choose to participate in an internship, you'll acquire useful professional skills for your future career, enhance your classroom experience, connect with locals, and improve your resume.

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Quarter Program in Sydney

Quarter Program in Sydney

CEA CAPA Sydney Center

This program is designed with the quarter calendar in mind. Spend your winter quarter taking courses at the CEA CAPA Sydney Study Center in subjects such as economics, humanities, social sciences, or choose from a variety of unique electives that explore the history and culture of Australia. In addition, you’ll be able to take advantage of Sydney’s sun-soaked beaches, engage in outdoor adventures, and explore iconic landmarks such as the Sydney Opera House, Bondi Beach, and Darling Harbour. This picturesque destination provides a perfect blend of laid-back and high energy, giving you the opportunity to make the city your own.

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Sports & Society

Sports & Society

CEA CAPA Sydney Center

Australia is a sporting nation, having hosted the Olympics twice and boasting many professional sports leagues like rugby, Australian rules football, basketball, baseball, cricket, and more; it is the ideal location to learn the ropes and kickstart a future career in a sports-related field. The program offers the opportunity to explore topics such as the role of sports in the development of the Australian culture and identity; the theories, concepts, knowledge, and skills for managers in commercialized and community-based sports; and the techniques and strategies of sports marketing. Choose courses in Sports Marketing, Sport in Australian Society, and more; participate in a sports-related for-credit internship; plus have access to the full list of courses available at the CEA CAPA Sydney Center. 

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Sustainability & Environmental Studies

Home to the world’s first Green Party, Australia is an excellent place to study sustainability and environmental studies. As Australia’s largest city, Sydney offers numerous ways to explore these themes through a contemporary lens. The program offers the opportunity to explore contemporary issues such as climate change, air quality, water use, waste management, energy consumption, and building resilience in our cities while gaining an understanding of the complex cultural, economic, and political factors that influence environmental policymaking. Classes will be taught through a combination of classroom learning and field studies. 

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Internship in Sydney

Internship in Sydney

CEA CAPA Sydney Center

The Internship program in Sydney is designed for students who are aspiring professionals that want to distinguish themselves in an evolving global job market. The program allows you to make progress toward your academic degree and remain on track for graduation, while developing the top skills employers want you to gain by the time you enter the job market. During the program, you will intern at a local host organization while also taking our mandatory Global Internship Course. This will provide you with a platform to excel academically, and acquire professional experience from a global perspective and learn from professionals in an international context.

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University of Technology Sydney - Direct Enroll

University of Technology Sydney - Direct Enroll

CEA CAPA Sydney Center, University of Technology Sydney

Imagine taking a field trip to experience Australia’s diverse ecology and landscape for one of your environmental science courses or having full access to world-leading technology, like the Engineering Remote Laboratory where you can perform real-time experiments from anywhere and at any time. The University of Technology Sydney (UTS), a world-renowned research university with cutting-edge facilities, provides you with a comprehensive curriculum to fit your major. You’ll have access to a wide range of courses in STEM fields, and UTS’ featured programs in Data Science & Analytics and Sport & Exercise Science offer students in these disciplines a great opportunity to internationalize their degree while staying on track for graduation.

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University of New South Wales Direct Enroll

University of New South Wales Direct Enroll

University of New South Wales

Study at University of New South Wales (UNSW), one of the leading research and innovative universities in the world, known for its commitment to social justice, diversity, and high quality education with a global impact. Choose from a wide range of courses across dozens of disciplines, including STEM, law, computer science, social sciences, business, and liberal arts, and take classes alongside local and international students from a variety of different backgrounds. There's no doubt that at UNSW you'll find courses that fulfill your major requirements or match your academic and personal interests.

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University of Sydney - Direct Enroll

University of Sydney - Direct Enroll

CEA CAPA Sydney Center, University of Sydney

Study abroad at one of Australia's top 5 research institutions. The University of Sydney (USYD) is one of Australia's leading research-intensive universities and is the oldest member of the prestigious Group of Eight. While students are able to select courses across a wide range of disciplines, there are featured programs in Psychology, Environmental Studies, and Design Thinking. USYD is committed to diversity, inclusion, and education for all. The international population on campus is made up of students from more than 130 countries around the world. USYD is located in the Darlington area of Sydney, south of the central business district.

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International Business

International Business

CEA CAPA Sydney Center

Imagine being in the heart of one of the world’s economic centers learning about Asian-Pacific trade and the culture of a global city’s work environment, both in the classroom and at your internship site. That's what you'll do by partaking in the International Business program through CEA CAPA. Choose courses in Management, Marketing, and Finance, participate in a business-related for-credit internship, and have access to the full curriculum at the CEA CAPA Sydney Center. 

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What's Included in your Program'

What's Included in your Program

From housing to excursions, our inclusions make studying abroad easy!
  • Personalized Pre-Departure Advising
  • Visa & Immigration Advising
  • Financial Advising
  • Tuition and Registration
  • Onsite Orientation
  • City Tour
  • Onsite Staff Support
  • 24/7 Emergency Assistance
  • Travel Medical Insurance
  • International Emergency Service Support
  • Welcome & Farewell Events
  • Centrally Located Housing
  • Transportation Pass
  • Cultural Engagement
  • Excursions
  • Official Transcript(s)

Blue Mountains

Taronga Zoo

Get out and explore! Excursions are offered for most semester and summer programs. Semester and summer programs typically include a full-day excursion to the dazzling Blue Mountains, which includes a visit to Featherdale National Park where you can get up close and personal with kangaroos and koalas, and dinner and overnight stay at the Taronga Zoo. You’ll receive a calendar of excursions during orientation.

Take advantage of your time studying abroad in Sydney! CEA CAPA offers cultural activities to match your interests. Whether you enjoy concerts, clubs, sports, or something entirely different, our onsite staff helps you engage with local culture. Many activities are offered through our Experiential Learning program, which help you connect lessons learned in the classroom to hands-on experiences outside of class. Below are just a few examples of the activities we offer in Sydney:

Sydney Harbor Cruise

Take a cruise around Sydney Harbour to learn more about the city while experiencing spectacular views of Sydney’s Opera House and downtown skyline.

Sydney Observatory

View the starry night sky during an evening visit to the Sydney Observatory.

Beach Tour

This beach tour will take students along the famous coastal path from Coogee Beach to Bondi Beach. It will stop along six of the best beaches in Sydney.

Performance at the Sydney Opera House

Students will enjoy the performance of a lifetime at the Sydney Opera House alongside their peers. Tickets to performances are available to students at a discounted rate.

Food Crawl

Experience Sydney as the Aussies do! Students will be led on a guided tour of the local food scene in Sydney to experience the cuisine firsthand.

Pub Trivia

Experience one of Sydney’s most popular local activities with trivia at a city pub.

Networking Hour

Enjoy networking hours throughout your term in Sydney. Located in various restaurants across Sydney, these gatherings will allow you the time to connect with your peers and local professionals.

Content Creator Program

Want to build your digital portfolio while you study abroad? Join the CEA CAPA Content Creator Program! You’ll blog, photograph, and video your experience abroad, then share them on social media.

Alumni Ambassador Program

Your study abroad adventure doesn’t have to end when your program is over. Keep sharing your study abroad love on your home campus by becoming an Alumni Ambassador! This internship allows you to help other students on their study abroad journeys while gaining work experience and growing your professional network.

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Sydney Housing

Sydney Housing

*Housing options may change term over term and will be confirmed on the housing application form prior to the start of the term. Below are the housing options that have been offered in the past.

Available:

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Summer

Apartments are a perfect fit for students who want to experience Sydney like a local. Apartments are conveniently located in central Sydney, close to mass transportation stations with many shops, restaurants and cafes in near vicinity. In addition to shared bedrooms, you’ll have a kitchen in which to hone your cooking abilities, and lounge/dining area for relaxing or studying.

Typical Commute

  • CEA CAPA Sydney Center and internship sites: No more than one hour commute by public transportation
  • UNSW / UTS / USYD: No more than one hour commute by public transportation
  • Meals Included

     N/A

    Roommates

    • Shared rooms in shared apartment

    Unit Amenities

    • Shared full kitchen
    • Shared bathroom
    • Bed linens and towel
    • Internet access
    • Laundry facilities (additional charges may apply)
    Apartment Photo #1

    Available:

    Semester
    Summer

    Live in an apartment hotel located within convenient access to public transportation, approximately a 35 minute by bus or train commute from the Sydney Centre. Option is slightly further from the Centre, but a shorter commute by public transport. The option included cleaning service, free laundry facilities, sauna, gym and pool. You will share your room with a peer, apartments could house between 2-4 students. No meal plan is included however a kitchen is provided. Towels and linen are included.

    Typical Commute

    • CEA CAPA Sydney Center: 35 minutes by public transport
    • No more than one hour commute by public transportation to internship sites

     

    Meals Included

    N/A

    Roommates

    • Shared rooms in shared apartment

    Unit Amenities

    • Shared full kitchen
    • Shared bathroom
    • Bed linens and towel
    • Internet access
    • Free Laundry facilities
    • Gym
    • Pool
    • Sauna
    • Weekly cleaning service including linen change
    Aparthotel Photo #1

    While CEA CAPA highly recommends that you choose our Sydney housing option provided, you also have the option to arrange independent housing. If your ideal housing scenario includes living in a particular neighborhood, having specific amenities or living with a specific person as your roommate, then independent housing could be just the ticket for you.

    Typical Commute

    • N/A

    Meals Included

    • N/A

    Roommates

    • N/A

    Unit Amenities

    • N/A

    Institutions

    Institutions

    CEA CAPA Sydney Center
    CEA CAPA Sydney Center

    The CEA CAPA Sydney Center is housed on University of Technology Sydney (UTS)'s campus within the Haymarket neighborhood. The Center comprises 6 classrooms, including 3 large lecture-style classrooms, large communal space and outdoor patio, contemporary student lounge with Wi-Fi access, student computer and printing facilities, a faculty/meeting space, and administrative offices for CEA CAPA on-site student services, internship, and academic staff.

    CEA CAPA courses and programs are rigorous and run in strict adherence to the Forum on Education Abroad’s Standards of Good Practice. The programs are designed to support student’s personal and professional development while exploring and analyzing urban environments abroad, through in-classroom study and out-of-classroom experiences. 

    CEA CAPA Sydney Center offerings include courses in wide variety of subjects including business, marketing, art, film, history, gender studies, urban studies, and more.

    Transcript Information

    Courses at the CEA CAPA Sydney Center are transcripted by the University of New Haven (UNH), CEA CAPA’s School of Record. 

    Accreditation

    Courses taught at the CEA CAPA Sydney Center have been designed in conjunction with, and approved by, the University of New Haven (UNH). In addition, faculty appointments have been approved by UNH. After the successful completion of a session at the CEA CAPA Sydney Center, you will receive credit for your work from UNH. Located in Connecticut, the University of New Haven is a student-focused, comprehensive university that’s fully accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE). The agreement between CEA CAPA and UNH follows the highest standards of good practice in education abroad and satisfies the rigorous requirements of the University's institutional accreditor, making credits earned at the CEA CAPA Sydney Center easily transferable to US-accredited institutions. To learn more about UNH's service as a School of Record for CEA CAPA, please contact Academics@ceacapa.com.

    Grading
    Professors at the CEA CAPA Sydney Center carefully evaluate student's work and progress throughout their academic session. When calculating final grades, instructors consider written and oral exercises, homework assignments, attendance, classroom participation, and exam performance. The following grading system is in use at the CEA CAPA Sydney Center:

    The following grading scale is in use for CEA CAPA center-delivered syllabi:

    DESCRIPTOR ALPHA NUMERIC GPA REQUIREMENT/EXPECTATION
    Outstanding
    (High Distinction)
    A 93+ 4.0 Maximum grade: In addition to description for grade "A-", the participant shows detailed understanding of materials about which he or she can show independent analytical ability. This means the ability to question an issue from different perspectives and evaluate responses in an objective manner.
    Excellent
    (Distinction)
    A- 90 - 92.99 3.7 Participant shows understanding of literature beyond the textbook/class hand-outs/class notes, and the work shows a high level of independent thought, presents informed and insightful discussion, and demonstrates a well-developed capacity for evaluation.
    Very good
    (High Credit)
    B+ 87 - 89.99 3.3 Shows evidence of a capacity to generalize from the taught content, or the material in literature, or from class lectures in an informed manner. Also, the work demonstrates a capacity to integrate personal reflection into the discussion and an appreciation of a range of different perspectives.
    Good
    (Credit)
    B 83 - 86.99 3.0 The work is well-organized and contains coherent or logical argumentation and presentation.
    Good
    (Credit)
    B- 80 - 82.99 2.7 Participant shows understanding of literature beyond the textbook and/or notes, and there is evidence of additional reading.
    Average
    (Good Pass)
    C+ 77 - 79.99 2.3 The work demonstrates a capacity to integrate research into the discussion and a critical appreciation of a range of theoretical perspectives. Also, the work demonstrates a clear understanding of the question and its theoretical implications and demonstrates evidence of additional reading.
    Adequate
    (Pass)
    C 73 - 76.99 2.0 Shows clear understanding and some insight into the material in the textbook and notes, but not beyond. A deficiency in understanding the material may be compensated by evidence of independent thought and effort related to the subject matter.
    Below Average
    (Borderline Pass)
    C- 70 - 72.99 1.7 Shows some understanding of the material in the textbook and notes. A deficiency in any of the above may be compensated by evidence of independent thought related to the subject matter.
    Inadequate
    (Borderline Fail)
    D+ 67 - 69.99 1.3 Fails to show a clear understanding or much insight into the material in the textbook and notes.
    Poor
    (Fail)
    D 60 - 66.99 1.0 Besides the above for D+, participant has not shown interest or engagement in the class work or study.
    Poor
    (Fail)
    F <60 0 Shows little or no understanding of any of the material.
    Classroom and Information

  • Classes are taught by international faculty and represent a variety of different backgrounds.
  • Periodic exams, homework assignments, and final exams will be administered.
  • Attendance in all classes is mandatory and monitored by each professor.
  • The maximum class size is 25 students, and most classes range from 10-18 students. Small class sizes mean more personalized attention from your instructors.
  • Amenities
    • Student Lounge
    • Study Area
    • Counseling Services
    • Travel Books & Resources
    • Digital Resources from UNH Library
    • Computer Lab
    • Student ID
    • Printing Services
    • Multi-Media
    • Internet Access & Wi-Fi
    • Career Services
    • Academic Advising
    • Cultural Engagement
    University of Technology Sydney
    University of Technology Sydney

    University of Technology Sydney (UTS) is a public research university located in the heart of Sydney, a five-minute walk from Central Station – Sydney’s main train and bus station and within Sydney’s creative and digital businesses precinct.

    UTS features a modern campus and cutting-edge facilities and emphasizes hands-on teaching and learning styles that put students at the center of their learning experience, through collaborative projects, real-life case studies, and the integration of technology into everyday teaching.

    The university is regarded as one of the world's leading young universities (under 50 years old), and ranked in the Top 150 universities in the world both by QS World University Rankings (2022) and Times Higher Education World University Rankings (2022).

    UTS offers over 130 undergraduate courses across traditional and emerging disciplines such as architecture, built environment, business, communication, design, education, engineering, information technology, international studies, law, pharmacy, and science.

    Credit Transfer Information

    University of Technology Sydney utilizes credit points and represent a measure of the student’s workload by subject. Most courses at UTS are 6 credit points each, which equals 4 credits in the U.S. semester system. Credit transfer is ultimately determined by your home university. Please consult with an academic advisor at your home university on credit pre-approval guidelines.

    Transcript Information

    Students receive a transcript from University of Technology Sydney upon successful completion of the program. The transcript reflects local credit point for each course.

    Accreditation

    University of Technology Sydney (UTS) is recognized by the Department of Education and Training of Australia. UTS’s Business School is also accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

    Grading
    Grade conversions from CEA CAPA partner institutions abroad to a US grading scale are determined in consultation with our School of Record and benchmarked with other peer institutions in the field.
    Please note that CEA CAPA can only recommend grade conversions to students’ home institutions—it is ultimately at the discretion of the home institution to convert grades from abroad to students’ academic records.
    For further information or details about grade conversion for a particular host institution, please reach out to our Registrar at registrar@ceacapa.com.
    Classroom and Information

    • Classes are taught by UTS and international faculty and represent a variety of different backgrounds.
    • Periodic exams, homework assignments, and final exams will be administered.
    • Attendance in all classes is mandatory and monitored by each professor.
    • Teaching styles in Australia may differ from those in the U.S. Be prepared to adapt to different classroom structures and coursework expectations.
    • The maximum class size for lectures vary in size between 20-100 students, while tutorials have a maximum of 20 students per class, allowing for more personalized attention from your instructors.

    Amenities
    • Student Center
    • Student Lounge
    • Study Area
    • Counseling Services
    • University Library
    • Computer Lab
    • Student ID
    • Printing Services
    • Multi-Media
    • Internet Access & Wi-Fi
    • Career Services
    • Academic Advising
    • Student Sports Teams
    • Cultural Engagement
    • Dining Facilities
    University of New South Wales
    University of New South Wales

    University of New South Wales (UNSW), Australia's global university ranked among the top 50 Universities in the world offers programs in engineering, business, law, architecture, art and design, medicine and science. Located in Sydney, a safe and student friendly city, UNSW is home to more than 63,000 students from 132 countries. As one of the world's leading research and teaching universities UNSW's cutting edge research and innovation is facilitated by 7,200 staff, including 3000 faculty.

    Founded in 1949, the UNSW campus is mostly located in Kensington, 5km (or 20 minute by public transport) from the CEA CAPA Centre in Haymarket, however UNSW has three main campuses in Sydney, including one in Paddington and Sydney CBD, all very close to the CAPA CAPA Sydney Center.

    UNSW’s strategic priorities actively address the challenges we face today - from climate change and renewable energies to lifesaving medical treatments and breakthrough technologies.

    Credit Transfer Information

    University of New South Wales utilizes credit points and represent a measure of the student’s workload by subject. Most subjects at UNSW are 6 credit points each, which equals 4 credits in the U.S. semester system. Credit transfer is ultimately determined by your home university. Please consult with an academic advisor at your home university on credit pre-approval guidelines.

    Transcript Information

    Student receive a transcript from the University of New South Wales upon completion of the program. The transcript reflects the local credit point for each course.

    Accreditation

    The UNSW Business School holds two of the world's leading business school accreditations: the AACSB from AACSB International and EQUIS accreditation from the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD).

    Grading
    Grade conversions from CEA CAPA partner institutions abroad to a US grading scale are determined in consultation with our School of Record and benchmarked with other peer institutions in the field.
    Please note that CEA CAPA can only recommend grade conversions to students’ home institutions—it is ultimately at the discretion of the home institution to convert grades from abroad to students’ academic records.
    For further information or details about grade conversion for a particular host institution, please reach out to our Registrar at registrar@ceacapa.com.
    Classroom and Information

    • Classes are taught by UNSW and international faculty and represent a variety of different backgrounds.
    • Periodic exams, homework assignments, and final exams will be administered.
    • Attendance in all classes is mandatory and monitored by each professor.
    • Teaching styles in Australia may differ from those in the U.S., and students need to be prepared to adapt to different classroom structures and coursework expectations.
    • The maximum class size for lectures vary in size between 20-150 students, while tutorials have an average of 30 students per class, allowing for more personalized attention from instructors.

    Amenities
    • Clubs & Organizations
    • Student Lounge
    • Study Area
    • Counseling Services
    • Student Health Services
    • Student Health Center
    • University Library
    • Computer Lab
    • Student ID
    • Printing Services
    • Multi-Media
    • Internet Access & Wi-Fi
    • Career Services
    • Academic Advising
    • Fitness Facilities
    • Student Sports Teams
    • Cultural Engagement
    • Dining Facilities
    • Banks & Post Office
    • On-campus ATM
    • Chaplaincy
    University of Sydney
    University of Sydney

    Ranked in the top 50 in the world and top 5 in Australia in the QS World University Rankings, the University of Sydney (USYD) is one of the country’s leading-research intensive universities, and oldest member of the prestigious Group of Eight.

    Students enjoy state-of-the-art learning environments and academic support services, and incredible local immersion in one of the most beautiful cities in the world. CEA CAPA students have access to more than 2500+ courses across nine faculties, allowing for a highly flexible and personalized academic experience.

    USYD campus is located in the vibrant Darlington area of Sydney, south of the central business district. Outside of your studies, enjoy the warm weather and a vibrant coastline, learn about the continents  abundant biodiversity of flora and wildlife, and explore world-renewed attractions like the Sydney Opera House.

    Credit Transfer Information

    USYD utilizes credit points which represent a measure of the student’s workload by subject. Most subjects at USYD are 6 credit points each, which equals 4 credits in the U.S. semester system. Credit transfer is ultimately determined by your home university. Please consult with an academic advisor at your home university on credit pre-approval guidelines.

    Transcript Information

    Students receive a transcript from the University of Sydney upon successful completion of the program. The transcript reflects local credit point for each course.

    Accreditation

    University of Sydney is recognized by the Department of Education and Training of Australia. The university's Business School also holds accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), EQUIS accreditation from the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) and AMBA (Association for MBA programs).

    Grading
    Grade conversions from CEA CAPA partner institutions abroad to a US grading scale are determined in consultation with our School of Record and benchmarked with other peer institutions in the field.
    Please note that CEA CAPA can only recommend grade conversions to students’ home institutions—it is ultimately at the discretion of the home institution to convert grades from abroad to students’ academic records.
    For further information or details about grade conversion for a particular host institution, please reach out to our Registrar at registrar@ceacapa.com.
    Classroom and Information

    • Classes are taught by University of Sydney and international faculty and represent a variety of different backgrounds.
    • Periodic exams, homework assignments, and final exams will be administered.
    • Attendance in all classes is mandatory and monitored by each professor.
    • Teaching styles in Australia may differ from those in the US, and students need to be prepared to adapt to different classroom structures and coursework expectations.
    • The maximum class size for lectures vary in size between 20-150 students, while tutorials have an average of 30 students per class, allowing for more personalized attention from instructors.

    Amenities
    • Student Offices
    • Clubs & Organizations
    • Student Center
    • Student Lounge
    • Study Room
    • Study Area
    • Counseling Services
    • Student Health Services
    • Student Health Center
    • University Library
    • Computer Lab
    • Student ID
    • Printing Services
    • Multi-Media
    • Internet Access & Wi-Fi
    • Career Services
    • Academic Advising
    • Tutoring
    • Fitness Facilities
    • Student Sports Teams
    • Cultural Engagement
    • Career Office
    • Dining Facilities
    • Copy & Mail Center
    • Bookstore
    • Chaplaincy
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