University of Sydney is Australia’s leading research and teaching university. It is also ranked amongst the top universities in the world. Founded in 1850, the university today comprises of 16 faculties and schools, through which it offers bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. In 2011 it had 32,393 undergraduate and 16,627 graduate students. Its campus is ranked in the top 10 of the world’s most beautiful universities by the British Daily Telegraph and The Huffington Post, spreading across the inner-city suburbs of Camperdown and Darlington.
SYDNEY LAW SCHOOL
Sydney Law School is one of Australia’s leading law schools, preparing graduates for national, transnational and international legal careers. Our international vision is supported by recent achievements:
- The University of Sydney’s research performance in Law has received the highest possible rating of 5 in the 2012 Excellence in Research for Australia
- We are the 13th ranked law school in the QS World University Rankings
- Our legal research is ranked 5th in the top international law schools in the Social Sciences Research Network, and is 1st among Australian law schools
- Students have pathways from the LLB or the JD to the Oxford and Cambridge, or they can take part in our international exchange program and offshore study opportunities with leading law schools in Asia, Europe and North America