News and Events

Below is a list of selected news and events.

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Are you a daily lens wearer? Would you like to try new lens cases for 2 months?

Published: 18 September 2017

Researchers at The School of Optometry and Vision Science, The University of New South Wales are seeking volunteer participants to use antimicrobial and non-antimicrobial contact lens cases so that the researchers can compare their contamination rates. Participants will be provided with a $10 vouchers on 2nd and 3rd visits to compensate for their costs incurred in attending the study visits.

Fieldwork Grants for Postgraduate Research International Students

Fieldwork Grants for Postgraduate Research International Students

Published: 13 September 2017

18 Grants of $2,000 are available.

Apply now

International Students Careers Week (WK7)

4 Sep 2017 – 7 Sep 2017

International students! Are you ready to discover your career? Join UNSW Careers and Employment, featured employers and international employment experts for a week of seminars, panels and online events specifically designed for UNSW international students.

Register and find out more

UNSW Advantage Quiz and Uni-Verse Competition

UNSW Advantage Quiz and Uni-Verse Competition

Published: 22 August 2017

Uni-Verse, UNSW's Official App and UNSW Advantage are giving you the chance to WIN this Semester! Enter the competition

Workshop: Getting Back to GOOD Standing

26 Jul 2017 – 9 Aug 2017

SDI is running workshops offering international students  practical, useful and time-tested strategies applicable to University study.

Are you new to UNSW? Join a Peer Mentoring Program

Are you new to UNSW? Join a Peer Mentoring Program

Published: 25 July 2017

Peer Mentoring Programs match you with an experienced student who has successfully completed their first year at UNSW, and can pass on their knowledge and experience to you. It’s an excellent way to get all your questions about uni answered, find support and hopefully form friendships and networks during the early weeks of your first year.

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.

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!

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.