Why is Sydney the best place to live and study?

If you are considering moving to Sydney to live and study, you probably have a lot of questions. Is Sydney a good place to live? Does Sydney have good universities? Is Sydney a safe place to live in? The answer is simple. Yes, Sydney is incredible! We have amazing beaches, beautiful nature, a thriving nightlife, and a great education system.

At Be.Accommodation, we want our residents to get the most out of what we believe is the greatest city in the world. So, we have curated a list of reasons why you should move to Sydney.

A Great Place to Study

When studying in Sydney at one of the local universities, chances are there’s a great park, nice views, trendy cafes, or a beautiful library nearby, making it one of the most tranquil places in the world to study. Sydney is also home to some of the best universities in the world, including University of Sydney, University of New South Wales, University of Technology Sydney, and Macquarie University, just to name a few, offering an abundance of courses and study opportunities.


Sydney is one of the most multi-cultural cities in the world. English is the official language, although there are around 250 languages that are spoken here, due to the wide range of people that have settled here from around the world. Meaning, you will never feel out of place, having English as a second language. You will not only be able to experience the Australian way of life, but also other cultured from all corners of the globe. We welcome international students, and you are sure to find a community that you can join in with to make the most of your time here.

Rich with History

We all know that Sydney is home to famous landmarks including the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Sydney Opera House, however there is so much more to discover. You can embark on historical tours around The Rocks and learn about Australia’s history at the many Museums around the city. If you are a history buff, Sydney is the right place for you!

Employment Opportunities

Many Sydney-based companies actively search for student volunteers and host frequent student society meet-ups and international student gathering events. As a student in Sydney, you will have plenty of networking opportunities if you search for them. Deciding to live in Sydney, could open the doors to building a successful career.


Moving to a new country, or city, can be scary. When studying in Sydney you will have peace of mind that you are in one of the safest places in Australia. In fact, Sydney, Australia was ranked the fourth safest city in the world in 2021. With such a multicultural and diverse population, there is widespread acceptance for people of all cultures and backgrounds.


When living in Sydney, you will have no trouble getting around. There are plenty of buses, trains, and ferries to take you through the city. Sydney’s train, bus and ferry services usually run late into the night, making sure all residents get home safely.

At Be. Accommodation, it is important to us that our residents have all they need to complete their studies in Sydney. What is wonderful about our UNSW Sydney accommodation, is the location, safety, and wonderful community. For more information contact us on +61 2 9167 9356.