SIBT is no longer accepting applications through UAC. Apply directly to SIBT.

SIBT is your direct pathway to Western Sydney University, Sydney City campus. Our flexible entry criteria will allow you to complete a diploma program and fast-track to the second year of your university studies. If you successfully complete your diploma, you are guaranteed a place at Western Sydney University, Sydney City campus.

Why study at SIBT?

A range of pathways to degrees: We have a wide variety of study options for you, including accounting, business, communications (advertising, journalism, public relations), engineering, information technology and social science (criminology and criminal justice).

Flexible study options: You can start in March, July or October and choose to accelerate your studies and complete a diploma in just eight months..

Personalised learning: At SIBT, we offer smaller classes, student support and a personalised learning experience, so that we can help you improve your academic performance and prepare you for life beyond the lecture room.

Help when you need it: Our Student Services team is here to help you and guide you throughout your journey. Whether you are having trouble studying, with assignments or any other personal matter, our staff will support you.

University preparation programs: We offer programs to all students to help improve their skills in areas such as literacy, time management, self-directed learning, assignment preparation and stress management.

Guidance from peer mentors: Selected senior SIBT students work as trained peer mentors who will share their passion and experience to make you feel welcome and provide you with essential information about campus life.

Sydney City is your campus: Located in the heart of Sydney CBD on Western Sydney University’s Sydney City campus, SIBT’s central location provides convenient access to transport and all the facilities and services you may need.

Since 1997, over 25,000 graduates have successfully completed their SIBT diploma program and 90 per cent of students have progressed to university.

Begin your study journey with SIBT and we’ll help you find your path.

CRICOS provider number: 01576G
TEQSA provider ID: PRV12046

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Level 4, 255 Elizabeth Street
Sydney NSW 2000

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