Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia , its also one of the most multicultural cities in the world. There are more than 250 different languages spoken in Sydney and about one-third of residents speak a language other than English at home.
Sydney has an excellent public transport system, with bus, train and ferry services throughout the city. Sydney's climate allows you to enjoy outdoor activities almost all year round. Sydney is home to some of Australia's best shopping, dining, entertainment and sporting venues. In addition to this Sydney has an advanced market economy with strengths in finance, manufacturing and tourism. There are many multinational companies, foreign banks and based in Sydney and the city is promoted as Asia Pacific's leading financial hub
Sydney is the highest ranking city in the world for international students. More than 50,000 international students study at the city's universities and a further 50,000 study at its vocational and English language schools. There are six public universities based in Sydney: The University of Sydney, the University of Technology, the University of New South Wales, Macquarie University, the University of Western Sydney, and the Australian Catholic University.