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Overview

If you are from another accredited Australian tertiary institution, you may apply to undertake units of study as cross-institutional studies. Refer to the faculty handbook for detailed information on all the units offered.

You need to be able to meet the same criteria/prerequisites as students enrolled at the University of Sydney (or have done equivalent units of study at your home institution) to be able to enrol with the faculty

Cross Institutional unit selection is subject to availability and therefore may not be offered in all sessions advertised in the faculty handbook.

Subject areas
Shared pool

Entry, fees, funding & how to apply

Depends on your qualification, citizenship status
The details on this page based on your selections are a guide only, and are subject to change.

Your entry requirements

English language proficiency

Find out if you need to prove English language proficiency (depends on your country of origin and educational background).

For academic requirements check the ‘Admission requirements’ section on this page.

Your fee

Your funding & scholarships

Explore your options.

Explore your options.

How to apply

Applications are made directly to the University and assessed by the faculty.

The faculty may permit enrolment in a particular unit/s provided that the student has an appropriate academic background. Please note that conditions may apply for international students.

For any questions about this course, please email: sds.educationsupport@sydney.edu.au

Standard closing dates:

Semester 1 - 20 February of the same year

Semester 2 - 30 June of the same year

We strongly encourage applicants to apply as early as possible, offers are made on a rolling basis and places in many units are limited.

Applications are made directly to the University and assessed by the faculty.

The faculty may permit enrolment in a particular unit/s provided that the student has an appropriate academic background. Please note that conditions may apply for international students.

For any questions about this course, please email: sds.educationsupport@sydney.edu.au

Standard closing dates:

Semester 1 - 20 February of the same year

Semester 2 - 30 June of the same year

We strongly encourage applicants to apply as early as possible, offers are made on a rolling basis and places in many units are limited.

What you'll study

Units of Study

Admission criteria

You must be enrolled for the current academic year in an accredited Australian Institution.

Your admission to a unit or units of study at the University of Sydney is subject to approval and availability.

Credit for previous study

For more information about the University’s credit policy, please see the Credit for Previous Studies page.

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Domestic students

International students

Domestic students

Indicative Undergraduate Student Contribution Amount

The student contribution amount for a Commonwealth Supported Place is an indication only of the amount payable in Year 1 for a standard full time load of 48 credit points (1.0 EFTSL). The exact student contribution that you pay will depend on the calendar year in which you undertake your study in the course, and the specific units of study in which you enrol. For further information about how to calculate your specific total student contribution, please refer to the University's Tuition Fees website.

Annual review and fee increases

Importantly, student contribution amounts are subject to annual review by the University, and will increase each year of your period of study (subject to a Commonwealth specified cap), effective at the start of each calendar year.

Additional incidental costs

Please note that for some courses there are additional costs in addition to the student contribution. Some of these additional costs are significant, for example, course-specific materials, tools, protective clothing, and equipment. Please consult the University's web page for more information: https://sydney.edu.au/students/materials-and-equipment.html.

Visa/MasterCard/American Express/JCB surcharge

Please note that a surcharge of 1.53% will apply for payments made by Visa, MasterCard, American Express or JCB. The surcharge is subject to review and may change. Information about payment methods and the surcharge is set out at: http://sydney.edu.au/study/finances-fees-costs/fees-and-loans/paying-your-fees.html.

Potential for inaccuracy

Whilst every reasonable effort has been made to include correct and up to date information here, you are also advised to consult directly with the Student Centre so that they can provide you with specific and up to date information about fees.

International students

Indicative International Tuition Fees for Undergraduate Students

The tuition fee for international undergraduate students is an indication of the fees payable in Year 1 for a standard full time load of 48 credit points (1.0 EFTSL). Depending on the calendar year in which you undertake your study, and if your study load is more or less than the 1.0 EFTSL, your tuition fee will differ from the indicative amount. For further information about how to calculate your specific total tuition fees, please refer to the University's Tuition Fees website

Annual review and fee increases

Importantly, tuition fees are subject to annual review, and will increase each year of your period of study, effective at the start of each calendar year.

Additional incidental costs and health insurance

For some courses there are incidental costs additional to the tuition fees. Some of these incidental costs are significant, for example, course-specific materials, tools, protective clothing, and equipment. Further information about these costs is available from https://sydney.edu.au/students/materials-and-equipment.html. In addition to the fees indicated here for the course of study, International Students studying on an Australian Student Visa must have appropriate health insurance for the duration of their studies on a Student Visa through a government approved provider of the Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) scheme. This is a requirement of the Australian Government, unless otherwise exempted by the Government. Further information is available from https://sydney.edu.au/study/finances-fees-costs/living-costs/health-insurance.html.

B Veterinary Biology/D Veterinary Medicine (combined degree)

This degree has a combination of undergraduate and postgraduate components. Two indicative tuition fee rates for the combined degree are displayed. You will be paying higher tuition fees in postgraduate years than in undergraduate years of the combined degree. The first indicative tuition fee listed is for students commencing the undergraduate degree component of the combined degree. The second indicative tuition fee listed is for students commencing the postgraduate component of the combined degree. The tuition fees each year thereafter in the combined degree will be subject to a number of reviews and indexation before you may be eligible to commence. You will need to consult the faculty for up-to-date information about your tuition fees.

Visa/MasterCard/American Express/JCB surcharge

Please note that a surcharge of 1.53% will apply for payments made by Visa, MasterCard, American Express or JCB. The surcharge is subject to review and may change. Information about payment methods and the surcharge is set out at: http://sydney.edu.au/study/finances-fees-costs/fees-and-loans/paying-your-fees.html.

Potential for inaccuracy

Whilst every reasonable effort has been made to include correct and up to date information here, you are also advised to consult directly with the Student Centre so that they can provide you with specific and up to date information about fees.

To help you understand common terms that we use at the University, we offer an online glossary.