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Emeritus Professor Jim (James) Galvin
Jim (James) Galvin FAusIMM(CP) has been awarded the 2018 AusIMM President's Award for his outstanding contribution to best practice professionalism in the resources industry. As a long-time supporter of the...
Why I chose Mining Engineering: Olivia Gall
Postcard from a miner abroad.... A career in Mining Engineering is a choice I will never regret. As a person who enjoys a challenge, interacting with new people and broadening...
Bob Cameron receives UNSW Sydney honorary doctorate
Robert (Bob) Cameron has been awarded an honorary doctorate by UNSW Sydney in recognition of his formidable contribution to the mining and minerals industry, the School of Mining Engineering, the...

Upcoming events

Going Underground at UMSS 2017

UNSW Mining Engineering Summer School 2018

17 January 2018 to 19 January 2018
Applications are now closed for the 2018 UNSW Mining Engineering Summer School ************************************************************************************************************************************************ The Mining...

Degrees and courses

Undergraduate degrees

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


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


Research groups

Our research expertise stems from applied research with a fundamental understanding of real-world issues affecting the minerals sector.


Learn about the Australian Centre for Sustainable Mining Practices, located at UNSW.

High school students
Experience engineering

UNSW Engineering offers a range of events for high school students to attend.

Guaranteed entry

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Women in Engineering
Women in Engineering Awards

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

Outreach programs

Learn about the programs available to high school students.

About us

About the School

The key philosophy of our school is excellence in education and research. With Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Research programs, students will experience the expertise of our academics while engaging in practical and hands-on learning to establish a professional career in the industry.

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UNSW's main campus is located on a 38 hectare site in the suburb of Kensington

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