Get ready to lead. Get ready for UTS

It’s never too soon to learn to lead. That’s why at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) we’re focused on nurturing these skills from day one of your degree. Be inspired by learning within Australia’s largest student start-up community, discover new skills with the Beyond UTS International Leadership Program and tap into new career opportunities by commencing an internship while you study.

3 reasons UTS leads the way

Add something extra to your degree with real-world leadership experience:

  • BUILD (Beyond UTS International Leadership Development): A dynamic leadership program where you can explore issues of social enterprise, sustainability and justice beyond your degree.
  • Student representation: Learn advocacy, negotiation, and teamwork as you represent your peers.
  • UTS Shopfront: Gain real world experience championing social justice with local not-for-profit organisations.
  • Accomplish Award: A year-long program developing skills, knowledge and experience through a series of interactive workshops and events to boost employability.

Got a great idea? Be supported and get involved in Australia’s largest community of student launched start-ups:

  • 160+ UTS student start-ups and growing
  • Free co-working space
  • Regular pitch nights and hackathons
  • Connection to industry events
  • Inspirational career talks and workshops
  • Check-ins and expert support from UTS Start-up team
  • Profile building and network opportunities

Benefit from practical course content and industry opportunities:

  • Rated as the most industry-focused university in Sydney for over eight consecutive years by NSW business leaders and government.
  • Become part of 82% of students who undertake an internship (or similar experience) during your degree
  • Future-focused curriculum that is delivered by industry-proven lecturers.

Start your UTS journey with the ultimate head start

Make the first year of your UTS experience extraordinary by starting first year of your studies at UTS College. Here’s how:

  • Most UTS College diplomas lead directly to second year of the corresponding UTS undergraduate degree
  • Extensive academic and personal support provided, designed to help students succeed while they adjust to life abroad 
  • Smaller classes, means a higher teacher to student ratio
  • UTS College’s Leadership Program develops real-world skills from the beginning of your studies with a fun, interactive series of hands-on masterclasses.
  • High-achieving scholarships on offer of up to $12,000!

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