International Studies Abroad ®est. 1987

Semester / Trimester

Business, STEM, Liberal Arts, Health & Social Sciences -University of Sydney

ISA Sydney semester and year programs at the University of Sydney allows students to select courses from a wide variety of fields of study allowing their study abroad experience to fit their individual academic needs. Students will enroll in courses alongside Australian and international students at one of Australia's largest and most prestigious universities. The study-internship program at the University of Sydney requires a minimum 3.2 GPA.

Highlights of the Program Include:
  • Urban campus with easy access to Sydney public transportation
  • Offers semester-long internships for academic credit in Marketing, Business, Finance, Communication, IT, PR, Media, Event Management, Logistics, Government, Environmental Studies & Human Resources
  • Offers semester-long academic research positions for credit
  • Practical courses in Communications, Business, Music, Biological Sciences, Engineering, Education & the Arts
  • Other strong areas: Architecture, Australian Culture, Exercise Sciences, Finance and Aerospace
  • Housing: Student Residential Apartments in central Sydney
  • Multi-day Bridging Cultures Program in beautiful Byron Bay
  • Optional Excursions in the Outback, New Zealand, Thailand & Bali


Minimum GPA

Students must have a minimum grade point average of 3.00.

Minimum Admissions Prerequisites

There is no language prerequisite for this program.

Students must have at least sophomore standing (second year) at their home university at the time of participation.

Students are required to submit an official transcript along with the application.

For GAP year and First Year Students, the following additional materials are required: a minimum ACT score of 23 (a 22 if student scored a 4 or 5 on an AP exam), or a minimum SAT score of 1540 (a 1520 if student scored a 4 or 5 on an AP exam). Students must be 18 on or before the program start date.

Course Information

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.


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