Studying at UNSW
An engineering degree at UNSW sets you up for a rich and challenging experience on all levels. Be surrounded by engineering students and teaching staff who are inspiring, passionate, and driven.
UNSW Engineering researchers are bold, quick-thinkers, challenging the most complex of issues of our time. Our research centres are supported by internal and external partners, academic and industry, both here and overseas.
Our Engineering Schools
The UNSW Engineering is the largest of all the engineering schools in Australia. We offer the widest range of engineering degree course specialisations in the country through our nine engineering schools.

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rUNSWift team
25 July 2014

rUNSWift has done their country proud, beating Germany to become the 2014 World Champions of RoboCup!

And eVe is off! (Photo credit: Daniel Chen)
23 July 2014

UNSW's solar car racing team, Sunswift, smashes attempt at the world record (subject to FIA approval) for the fastest long-range electric car.

blood cells
22 July 2014

Dr Megan Lord and Prof John Whitelock's exciting research on heparin finally gets its day in the sun. 

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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.


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.