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.
Research
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

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

BLUEsat high altitude balloon in flight
7 October 2014

BLUEsat, the UNSW undergraduate space project group, recently successfully completed a pair of balloon launches in rural NSW in the first major real-world trial of their satellite systems project.

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.