Studying at UNSW
An engineering degree at UNSW sets you up for a rich and challenging experience on all levels.
Research
Our researchers are quick-thinkers and challenge the most complex issues of our time.
Engineering Schools
We are the largest engineering faculty in Australia, offering the widest range of degree course specialisations through our nine Schools.

Latest News & Events

"Our research is looking at how to configure policies and routers to make a network secure.”
2 March 2015

UNSW is the only Australian university to receive a prestigious Google Faculty Research Award

Imperial Barrel Competition preparation.
25 February 2015

Students receive invaluable industry experience through the ‘Imperial Barrel Competition’ which has unusual roots

Some of the hands on projects our students get experience with.
25 February 2015

Some helpful tips to get you ready for your first semester of Engineering!

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ANSTO, New Illawarra Road, Lucas Heights
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MLC School, Rowley Street, Burwood

STUDENT PROFILE - DOUGLAS GEORGE

Studying Electrical Engineering at UNSW - DG2

Douglas George

Electrical Engineering

I chose UNSW firstly because of the amazing campus atmosphere. I definitely care about my academics and study but there are lots of other things that are important to me such as playing basketball and being able to get involved in community service.

ENGINEERING AS A CAREER

what does an Engineer do?

Exactly what does an Engineer do?

In a very basic sense, engineers use maths and science and solve world problems. However great engineers possess four traits which can be applied to any engineering career. They are generally big picture thinkers who love solving problems and fixing things - but to be a great engineer, you need to be able to communicate.