Sydney is Australia’s most vibrant and cosmopolitan city. Offering a wide variety of shopping, lifestyle and cultural options, this iconic city is known for its beautiful beaches, friendly locals and famous landmarks such as the Opera House and Harbour Bridge.

KBS Sydney is centrally located above Town Hall Station, across from the Queen Victoria Building and only minutes away from Chinatown, Pitt Street Mall, Hyde Park and Darling Harbour.


Level 8, 540 George St, Sydney, NSW, 2000*

Considered as one of the most culturally diverse cities in the world, Sydney is packed with history, nature, culture, art, fashion, food and design.

Being situated on the harbour sets Sydney apart as one of the most beautiful cities in the world, and with miles of sandy beaches to suit the warm climate and lifestyle of its residents, Sydney consistently upholds the reputation of one of the most beautiful and liveable cities in the world.

Sydney has a mediterranean-style climate. Summers are warm to hot and winters are mild with rainfall spread throughout the year.

* A small number of classes are held at the supplementary Kaplan campus at 98-104 Goulburn Street.

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Aside from the financial requirements you need to satisfy to qualify for a Student Visa as detailed on, there are also other costs involved when living in one of our campus’s cities.

Your day-to-day living expenses will vary heavily depending on your individual lifestyle and requirements, however for a rough indication of the average cost of living in Sydney, please refer to the table.

Use the calculator provided by Insider Guides for a more personalised estimate of your cost of living. You can also visit the Study Australia website to find more comprehensive information about living in Australia as provided by the Australian government.


During Trimester:

Monday – Thursday, 8:00am – 8:00pm

Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm

Outside of Trimester/Trimester Break:

Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm


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Our Sydney campus is literally just steps away from Town Hall station, right in the heart of the city. Our facilities include:

  • Student common room
  • Student library
  • Modern, sophisticated, high-speed computer labs
  • Dedicated Student Services area to assist students directly.
  • Dedicated Careers Central Office
  • An ASC Drop-In Centre, where students can bring their assignments and class notes in and receive academic assistance on the fly.