Latest news

The next mining boom: jobs for engineers
$1.14 million in mining engineering scholarships on offer to meet looming industry shortage
Access all areas
Developed by UNSW’s School of Mining Engineering, a new virtual reality tool offers an incredible 360-degree gamified Australian mining adventure to high school students.
_MG_0186 copy
Bob Cameron on education, being a joiner, and the magic of life underground.

Upcoming events


2017 UNSW Mining Engineering Summer School

18 January 2017 to 20 January 2017
Australasian Groundwater Conference 2017

Australasian Groundwater Conference 2017

11 July 2017 to 13 July 2017

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

Explore the UNSW entry requirements.

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.

Visitors and Community

Getting to UNSW

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

Ask a question

Please contact us for general enquiries, comments, feedback

Giving to UNSW

Supporting UNSW Engineering means making a difference to the future of Engineering in Australia


UNSW is recognised throughout the world as an important centre of learning and research