Western Sydney University

251–300 th
World University Rankings 2021
17 th
Impact Rankings 2021
34 th
Young University Rankings 2021
Locked Bag 1797, Penrith, New South Wales, NSW 2751, Australia

About Western Sydney University

Western Sydney University is a world-class university, globally recognised for its research strengths and innovations in teaching. The university values academic excellence, integrity and the pursuit of knowledge. Ranked in the top two per cent of unis in the world, we are globally focused, research-led and committed to making a positive impact on the communities we engage with. Our mission is to be a university of international standing and outlook, achieving excellence through scholarship, teaching, learning, research and service to local and international communities, beginning with the people of Greater Western Sydney. 

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Key statistics

  • 37.8
    No. of students per staff
  • 20%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 56 : 44
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
  • 34,750
    Number of FTE Students
Based on data collected for the (1) 2021 World University Rankings



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