Westbourne College Sydney

Westbourne College Sydney News:

Sydney Campus of UK school expects first year 12 class to top state - September 4, 2020

Best of British Education will soon be available for Sydney Rocket Scientists

Britain’s IB School of the Year 2019 and ranked 25th in the world for IB results in 2021, January 2021 saw the launch of Westbourne's outstanding brand of academic excellence in Sydney. 

Uniquely STEM centric, co-educational, IB only and future focused. Based in professional offices in the heart of the UTS ‘Innovation and Technology’ precinct, our campus leverages both UTS and TAFE facility access offering an unrivalled environment for academically ambitious Year 11 & 12 students.

Our mission is to provide Year 11 & Year 12 students with the best possible preparation for the pursuit of global STEM careers, enabling Westbourne students to become leaders of the future in their chosen fields.  

With a 124 year history of facilitating student access to the world’s leading universities, including Oxford, Cambridge, and Imperial College, Westbourne is well versed in preparing our students for greatness. 

A wide ranging global support mechanism has been uniquely tailored to benefit Sydney’s most ambitious STEM focused students. 

Our team brings together the leaders of our award-winning school in the UK and teachers and directors from some of the best schools in Sydney.

Westbourne Sydney is led by Ken Underhill, Westbourne’s UK school Principal for 17 years, ensuring a strong start to Class of 2021 and embedding our DNA of academic excellence and individual, personalised attention and support from the outset.

From orientation week in the UK, to the option of an exchange term in the UK and a two week programme at INSEAD, Paris – one of the world’s leading business schools – through to the simplest details such as our business attire dress code, the development of our students’ global leadership skills and network starts from Day 1. 

Entrance to Westbourne is selective and applications can be made when students are in Years 9 and 10, for entry into Year 11.  To find out more please contact Karmun and Bec at [email protected]



Diploma Programme (DP)

Westbourne College Sydney is exclusively IB only.

The IB Diploma at Westbourne College Sydney is uniquely tailored to offer an exceptional advantage to those pursuing STEM careers. Students in Year 11 and 12 is dedicated to developing future ready IB graduates, fully grounded as tomorrow’s leaders.

At Westbourne we offer our subjects to meet the needs of those students pursuing careers in the Sciences, Maths, Engineering and Technology fields.

We offer:

Mathematics: Analysis and Approaches HL

Physics HL, Chemistry HL, Biology HL (students to select 2)

English Language and Literature SL

Business Management SL

Mandarin Ab Initio, Mandarin B SL, Spanish Ab Initio, Spanish B SL.

We work closely with our students to ensure their subject selection prepares them for university whether within Australia or abroad.