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Sydney Law School

As one of the best law schools in the world for teaching and research, our students learn from globally recognised legal educators and highly respected professional practitioners. Our internationally-renowned researchers are working to deliver real-world change in Australia and overseas. 

*2020 QS World University Rankings by Subject. 

Banner image credit: ‘Yanhambabirra Burambabirra Yalbailinya (Come, Share and Learn) 2020 by Luke Penrith for the One Sydney Many People Strategy.

Facts & figures

  • 1855 The year the Law School was established
  • Ranked #14 in the world for law (2021 QS World Rankings by Subject)
  • $500,000+ in scholarships available
  • World leading research Legal research at the University of Sydney achieved the highest possible rating of 5, or “well above world standard”, in the latest Excellence in Research for Australia Initiative (ERA).
  • Global partnerships with Harvard, Cambridge, Oxford, Geneva, Renmin & Tsinghua
  • World Champions World Record Jessup Cup (2017, 2015, 2011, 2007, 1996)

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