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.
Research
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.

Latest News & Events

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26 August 2014

Photovoltaic researchers at UNSW have secured more than $7 million in support from the first round of the Australian Renewable Energy Agency's (ARENA) Research and Development Program.

Scientia Professors Rose Amal
22 August 2014

Technologies to transform carbon dioxide into sustainable fuels and end-of-life e-waste into high value materials have won Scientia Professors Rose Amal... read more

UNSW DAY TWO 0408
21 August 2014

UNSW Engineering has ranked 42 in the world for the latest Academic Ranking of World Universities, making it the best... read more

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UNSW, Webster Theatre B
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UNSW Australia, Kensington Campus

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.