Western Sydney University - Foundation

Top 500 universities in the world

Ranked Top 500 universities in the world


Western Sydney University was ranked by the QS World University Rankings as 474th in the world, coming 26th in Australia and 5th in Sydney. In 2021, it was ranked in the top 300 in the world and 18th in Australia in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

The College is the official pathway provider into Western Sydney University for domestic and international students, and successfully completing one of the Academic Pathway Programs guarantees a place on a university degree.

CRICOS Provider Code: 03663C.



Available for international students

Post-study work visa

Available for international students


Diploma in Design progressing to Bachelor of Graphic Design (Pathway to Teaching)
“Studying a Diploma in Design at The College allowed me to combine all my passions for photography, travel and design. Once I finished my diploma, I transitioned into Bachelor of Graphic Design and got the opportunity to go on exchange to Japan”.


Art, Design & Media

Diploma in Arts

Business & Management

Foundation Studies in Business

Engineering & Technology

Diploma in Building Design Management

Law, Humanities and Social Sciences

Diploma in Criminal and Community Justice

Pharmacy, Health and Life Sciences

Foundation Studies in Health Science and Nursing

Natural Science & Mathematics

Foundation Studies in Science

Tuition & Cost

The costs listed below are an estimate based on what most students pay. The final price for tuition, housing and other expenses will vary based on program, English level, housing selection and other factors. For more exact pricing, please contact our advisors.
$ 46,728 Average cost per year
$ 20,081Tuition
$ 8,565Housing
$ 18,082Other

Required Documents

Below are the minimum documents required for our admissions team to conduct a review of your application to this institution. Additional documents may be required for specific programs or for the institution to issue you an unconditional letter of admission. Please contact an advisor for more information.

Passport Copy

English Test Result

School Transcript

Submission Deadlines

March 2021
Application Deadline:January 01, 2021
Program Start:March 01, 2021
June 2021
Application Deadline:April 30, 2021
Program Start:June 28, 2021
October 2021
Application Deadline:August 27, 2021
Program Start:October 25, 2021