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Undergraduate courses

Your leadership journey starts here
Leadership is in demand, and so are our graduates. Discover what is unique about the University of Sydney student experience and explore our undergraduate degrees.

Why do an undergraduate degree at Sydney?

Follow your interests with 100+ study areas in the shared pool of majors and minors. Broaden your skills and acquire multidisciplinary expertise in a second field that sits outside your primary degree.

Gain real-world experience through internships and work placements. Work with leading business, community and government organisations on interdisciplinary projects that will expand your networks and help you get job-ready.

We have partnered with more than 60 organisations in Australia and internationally, including Adobe, IMB, Ernst & Young, KPMG, Subaru and Telstra.

Bachelor of Advanced Studies

Combine a bachelor’s degree with the Bachelor of Advanced Studies and graduate with two degrees which will help set you apart when you enter the competitive job market. Extend your knowledge in your final year with advanced coursework and projects, develop specialist skills and pursue all your passions.

Open Learning Environment

Combining online learning with workshops and masterclasses, the Open Learning Environment is a collection of short, modular units that allows you to extend your knowledge and broaden your skills by exploring fields of study outside your degree.

We have the largest student exchange and study abroad program in Australia. We’ve partnered with over 250 universities in more than 40 countries to give you access to global opportunities that will broaden your horizons.

Opportunities include short-term, semester-long and year-long program options, overseas field schools, intensive in-country units and professional placements where you can work and study overseas.

Our Dalyell Scholars stream gives high-achieving students access to a range of enrichment opportunities that will challenge you alongside your talented peers.

Enjoy student life at the University of Sydney. Expand your experience with our 250+ student-run clubs and societies, 30+ cafes, bars and food outlets, 24-hour libraries, live performance spaces, museums and art galleries, Olympic size swimming pool, climbing wall and heritage-listed graffiti tunnel.

Find a course

If you are unsure of what you want to study, start by thinking about which subjects interest you, as well as how you like to learn and what you want from your university experience.

Explore our undergraduate degrees by your area of interest:

  • Architecture, design and planning – study architecture, environments or design computing.
  • Arts and social sciences – study arts, social sciences, economics or visual arts.
  • Business – study commerce and major in subjects like accounting, finance, human resources, international business and marketing.
  • Economics – study economics, econometrics, economic policy, environmental, agricultural and resource economics, and financial economics.
  • Education and social work – study early, primary and secondary education, or social work.
  • Engineering and computer science – study engineering, project management or advanced computing.
  • Law – study law combined with an arts, commerce, economics, engineering or science degree.
  • Medicine and health – study dentistry, health sciences and allied health, medicine, nursing or pharmacy.
  • Music – study music, composition, music education or performance.
  • Science – study agriculture, medical science, mathematics, nutrition and dietetics, psychology or veterinary science.

Learn more about our shared pool of majors and minors below.

Architecture, design and planning



Arts and social sciences









Education and social work



Engineering and computer science



Medicine and health