University of Sydney

University of Sydney

Vice-Chancellor: Dr Michael Spence

APRU Senior Staff Contact:
Professor Katherine Belov, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Global Engagement)


The University of Sydney was the first university to be established in Australia. Over its 150 years, the University has attained an international reputation for outstanding teaching, as a centre of research excellence and as an active and engaged community leader.

Featuring prominently in global rankings, the University of Sydney conducts cutting-edge research across the broadest range of disciplines of any Australian university. In recent decades, the University has been proud to welcome young scholars from the Asia-Pacific region and has a strong commitment to providing a full and enriching student experience for each one.