Welcome to the School of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), which is also commonly referred to as UNSW Computing.
Founded in 1991 out of the former Department of Computer Science within the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, we are now one of the largest schools of our kind in Australia.

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We are a leading provider of world class education and research.

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UNSW Engineering offers more degree specialisations than anywhere else. Explore our range of undergraduate degrees to find your fit today.

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Join one of our world class postgraduate coursework or research programs.

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Student Experience
The ChallENG Program

Choose your ChallENG and change the world


One of the aims of RoboCup is to build bipedal robots that can beat the FIFA World Champions by 2050!

High school students

Engineering student societies host variety of professional development programs and networking activities throughout the year.


Explore the UNSW entry requirements.

Women in Engineering

UNSW WIE Awards support UNSW's wider campaign to attract more female student to a career in engineering.


Learn about the programs available to high school students.

Latest news

User Behavioural Privacy
CSE is looking for a PhD candidate to join our team in solving user behavioural-based privacy problems over the Web and mobile platform.
Machine learning for COVID-19
Dr Lina Yao and her research team propose a new deep learning algorithm for the automated diagnosis of COVID-19, which only requires a few samples for training. The researchers first...
Professor Toby Walsh is one of the world’s leading academic minds on AI. Photo: TU Berlin/Christian Kielmann.
UNSW Scientia Professor Toby Walsh has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), for intellectual leadership and significant contributions to automated deduction, constraint...