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Choose Pre-Masters for your postgraduate degree

Enrol in a UNSW College Pre-Masters Program and you can complete your master's degree in the minimum time.

If you don’t qualify for a UNSW master's degree but you have completed a relevant undergraduate degree, enrol in a UNSW College Pre-Masters Program and you can complete your master's degree in the minimum time.

Our Pre-Masters Program is designed to provide you with additional academic support (and English language support if required) to meet the entry requirements needed to progress to a postgraduate degree at UNSW Sydney. It offers an opportunity for you to enhance your critical thinking, academic writing, project management, research, and communication skills to succeed in the future.

Completion of undergraduate degree progresses to Pre-Masters Program (15 weeks) progresses to Master's degree at UNSW Sydney


What's in the guide?

Our Student Guide has all the information you need to know.

Guaranteed entry to a world top 20 university

UNSW Sydney is consistently recognised as a top-ranking university. By securing guaranteed entry, you gain the opportunity to study at a prestigious institution with a strong academic reputation.

Education excellence

Your teachers are committed to providing an immersive, high-quality teaching and learning environment. Their dedication enhances student learning outcomes and contributes to a positive and enriching e

Supported and ready to succeed

You will have access to world-class UNSW facilities, clubs and societies from day one. With smaller class sizes, teachers can devote more time and attention to each individual.

Interested in learning more?

Why study with UNSW College?

Wholly owned by UNSW, UNSW College has been providing international students alternative pathways to UNSW for over 50 years.

Your path to a global top 20 university

Successfully complete a Diploma Program and progress directly to Second Year of a bachelor's degree program at UNSW Sydney

Support as you learn

The Diploma Program is designed for international students like you, so you can develop English language and academic skills to take the next step with confidence.

Directly connected to UNSW

The program is accredited by UNSW Sydney and provides full access to UNSW’s world class libraries, clubs and societies.

chose to study at UNSW as it has given me a pathway to study at UNSW Sydney. While at UNSW College I have learned to focus on my studies and improve my time management. My classmates are nice, and they all come from different countries UNSW College has made me a more social person.
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Ho Yan Tung
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Find out more in the guide

Explore other pathways

Discover Diplomas

Looking for pathways to a degree instead? Our Diploma Programs might be for you.

Discover Foundation Studies

Looking for a little more support before your undergraduate studies? Our Foundation Studies programs might be for you.

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UNSW College™ currently delivers Diplomas and Foundation Studies on behalf of UNSW Sydney - CRICOS Provider Code 00098G; UNSW Sydney TEQSA Provider ID: PRV12055 (Australian University).
From 26 August 2024, UNSW College™ will commence delivery of Diplomas and Foundation Studies under its own CRICOS Provider Code - 01020K and TEQSA Provider ID: PRV13020 (Institute of Higher Education).
From 6 May 2024, UNSW College™ will commence delivery of the Pre-Masters Program under CRICOS Provider Code 01020K and TEQSA Provider ID: PRV13020 (Institute of Higher Education).
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