Supporting Your Studies

UNSW offer a number of support and development services for all students. From this page you can access information on support for international students.

International Student Advisor

For personalised advice and information please make an appointment with an International Student Advisor.

Guide to meeting with Academic Advisors

This resource has been developed to assist you to make the most out of meeting with your Faculty Academic Advisor or Support Coordinator. It includes sample questions.

Academic Improvement Module (AIM)

A self-paced online module that allows you to reflect on your academic experience and identify steps in which you can achieve your academic and career goals.

Reducing your study load

Information sessions facilitated by International Student Advisors about the application process to reduce your study load and the criteria you need to meet.

Higher Degree Research candidates

Information and resources to assist International Higher Degree Research candidates make the most out of their experience in Australia.

Information for supporters and families

Here you can find information for supporters and families of international students.

Beware of scams!

Most students think they will never fall for a scam. But unfortunately, many do.

Safety and wellbeing

Make sure you know how to stay safe on campus by doing the Safety Tutorial. You can also check out a number of our self-help resources.


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