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University of Technology Sydney

Sydney, Australia
148th in World University Rankings 2024
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A place where creativity meets technology

The University of Technology Sydney (UTS) is the leading technology university in Australia. Through its future-focused approach to learning and research, UTS prepares students for the challenges of tomorrow. Located in Sydney’s technology precinct, UTS is minutes away from the city’s business district and some of Australia’s most innovative companies and startups.

Our study areas

UTS is one of the top 10 universities in Australia and one of the top 10 young universities in the world. Our study areas include:

  • Architecture and Building
  • Business
  • Communication
  • Criminology
  • Design
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Health
  • Information Technology
  • International Studies
  • Law
  • Science and Mathematics
  • Sustainability
  • Transdisciplinary Innovation

We also offer graduate research programs and study abroad or exchange programs.

Research with impact

At UTS, our research responds to the big questions. We’ve got a reputation for forward-thinking research in emerging disciplines, with a focus on six areas:

  • health
  • future industries
  • sustainability
  • infrastructure
  • communities
  • and transdisciplinary innovation.

We work closely with industry and academic partners around the world to create positive impact. UTS ranks #14 in the world for sustainable research, stewardship, outreach and teaching (Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2023).

The future of learning

UTS prepares students for the real world. Major projects, group work, simulations and case studies are a core component of our degrees. Our industry partners shape our course content, enabling learners to tackle the challenges of today and tomorrow.

Our campus

Over the last decade, we have transformed into a campus of the future, constructing iconic and sustainable buildings including the Dr Chau Chak Wing Building, designed by Frank Gehry. Our interconnected spaces support practical learning, collaboration and research across all faculties.

Our neighbourhood

UTS is located in Tech Central, the innovation capital of Australia. Tech Central is the home of Australia’s technology economy, integrating industry, research and education – all on the doorstep of UTS. Tech Central is expected to create 25,000 jobs and provide 50,000m2 of affordable space for tech companies, startups and scaleups.

UTS – Sydney’s city university

UTS is located in the heart of a world-class city. In fact, Sydney is the 4th most liveable city in the world (Economist Intelligence Unit). Almost half of the residents are born overseas and over one-third speak a language other than English – and UTS fits right in this cosmopolitan city as Australia’s #1 university for international outlook (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2023).

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Key Student Statistics

A breakdown of student statistics at the University of Technology Sydney

  • gender ratio
    Student gender ratio
    50 F : 50 M (1)
  • globe fill
    International student percentage
    25% (1)
  • student per staff
    Students per staff
    37.4 (1)
  • student
    Student total
    28223 (1)

Based on data collected for the (1) World University Rankings 2024

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Subjects Taught at the University of Technology Sydney

See below for a range of subjects taught at the University of Technology Sydney


  • General Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Social Sciences151–175th

  • Sociology
  • Politics and International Studies
  • Geography
  • Communication and Media Studies


  • Psychology

Physical Sciences151–175th

  • Chemistry
  • Geology, Environmental, Earth and Marine Sciences
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Mathematics and Statistics

Life Sciences176–200th

  • Agriculture and Forestry
  • Sport Science
  • Biological Sciences


  • Law


  • Education

Computer Science78th

  • Computer Science

Arts and Humanities201–250th

  • Languages, Literature and Linguistics
  • History, Philosophy and Theology
  • Art, Performing Art and Design
  • Architecture

Business and Economics126–150th

  • Economics and Econometrics
  • Business and Management
  • Accounting and Finance

Clinical and Health151–175th

  • Medicine and Dentistry
  • Other Health

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