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Latest News & Events

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23 October 2014

UNSW engineering student Hayden Smith will share his experiences leading Sunswift, UNSW’s world-record breaking solar car racing team at TEDxUltimo this Saturday.

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21 October 2014

While it may be difficult to imagine for city dwellers, parts of regional Australia will likely face severe water shortages over the coming months.

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17 October 2014

The 2014 UNSW Engineering Photo Competition has been a great success with a record 223 entries submitted for our theme of “Everyday Engineering”.

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STUDENT PROFILE - DOUGLAS GEORGE

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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

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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.