Future Students
Here at the School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, we have more than 60 years of experience. Students have five degree specialisations to choose from, and benefit from our passionate and inspiring teaching staff, brilliant research programs, state-of-the-art facilities, and strong links with industry leaders.
What is Mechanical Engineering?
The results of mechanical engineering are all around us. Every machine we use stems from the work of mechanical engineers - from planes and tractors, to conveyor belts and 3D printers. It looks to make life easier by improving efficiency, sustainability, and discovering new technologies.
Whether they are discovering new medical diagnostics and treatments, developing autonomous urban transport systems, or inventing composite materials to revolutionise manufacturing processes, our renowned researchers in the School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering aim to make the future better for everyone.

Latest News & Events

Aerospace Design Project Conference 2014 participants
22 October 2014

The designs and abilities of this year’s 55 fourth year aerospace engineering students were showcased at the 2014 Aerospace Design Project Conference held on 8 October.  A number of industry leaders attended the conference, representing design... read more

Robotic tractor and SmartSeeder in action
13 October 2014

UNSW mechatronics researchers behind a robotic tractor and seeding machine have been named as finalists in The Australian Innovation Challenge.

Prof. Sami Kara receives Citation for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning in 2014 Australian Awards for University Teaching
7 October 2014

An outstanding contribution to student learning

FEATURED: What is Mechanical Engineering at UNSW?

What is Mechanical Engineering at UNSW?

FEATURED: Engineers change lives

Studying Engineering at UNSW - TL2

Tsing Lee, BE(Mech)/MBiomedE

Engineers make things that change the lives of a large number of people.