News and Events

Subscribe to the international student newsletter for announcements about upcoming events and important information regarding international student life and academic matters. We also love publishing contributions from students so please email your photos and stories to s.chikazaza@unsw.edu.au

Below is a list of selected news and events.

Log in to the workshop booking system to see a full listing of workshops for international students.


July Careers Expo

26 Jul 2017

Come to the UNSW July Careers Expo on Wednesday 26 July 2017 at the John Niland Scientia Building and score an internship or graduate job. Employers will be recruiting from all faculties, including Engineering, IT and Business. The Expo is a free event and is open to all current and recently graduated UNSW students.

Excursion to IKEA

22 Jul 2017

An opportunity for international students to go to IKEA in Tempe. Students will be able to tour the premises as well as purchase inexpensive tableware/glassware to use during their studies in Sydney. Full details will be sent to registered students.

Orientation Week

19 Jul 2017 – 21 Jul 2017

Get your studies off to a flying start.

Orientation is a great time to learn about life on campus. Orientation offer activities and workshops useful for both new and returning students.

Interchange: Find your inner Entrepreneur

Interchange: Find your inner Entrepreneur

Published: 29 June 2017

Open to all undergrad and postgrad international students, Interchange is a 4 day TED style conference program. Applications close soon!

Keep an eye on your valuables this examination period!

Keep an eye on your valuables this examination period!

Published: 14 June 2017

Laptop, tablet and mobile phone theft are some of the most reported crimes at UNSW. Most are stolen when left unattended, even for a brief moment.

Guide to Exams with Less Stress

Guide to Exams with Less Stress

Published: 6 June 2017

The Exam period is a time when stress levels are higher than usual. Stress can be positive and help you stay motivated and focused, however, too much stress can be unhelpful and it can make you feel overwhelmed, confused, exhausted and edgy. To help you prepare for exams UNSW has created the Guide to Exams with Less Stress.

myExperience: free cupcakes at Paddington!

30 May 2017

The myExperience survey for Semester One (T1) courses is now open! To celebrate, come and grab a free gelato in return for completing a survey about your experience of learning and teaching at UNSW. All responses are confidential. 

Professional Development Program for International Students

Professional Development Program for International Students

Published: 22 May 2017

The Professional Development Program is an initiative to assist UNSW international students with English as a second language to further develop their communication skills in a professional setting and gain practical workplace experience to enhance their career opportunities.

Applications close soon!

myExperience: free gelato cart!

24 May 2017

The myExperience survey for Semester One (T1) courses is now open! To celebrate, come and grab a free gelato in return for completing a survey about your experience of learning and teaching at UNSW. All responses are confidential. 

International student survey 2017

International student survey 2017

Published: 16 May 2017

Have your say and be in with a chance of winning one of the following prizes:

  • Microsoft Surface Pro 4
  • iPad Air 2
  • 1 of 2 Apple watches series 2
  • 1 of 2 Fitbit Flex

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