Postgraduate Research

Our faculty is known for our world class facilities and research.

UNSW Engineering is globally recognised for multidisciplinary research in biomedical and health, civil environment, enabling technology, energy and water. We deliver innovations and discoveries that pave the way for a better future. Through postgraduate research you can contribute new and significant knowledge to a wide range of engineering disciplines.

Higher Degree Research Programs

We offer two postgraduate research degrees: the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and the Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Engineering.

Both programs are available across all Engineering Schools and include research induction and development in detailed research methodologies.

Key Research AreasUNSW Engineering student in Biomedical Lab

With 8 Schools covering the breadth of Engineering specialties, there are countless opportunities to engage in research in an area you are passionate about.
Key research areas at UNSW Engineering include Cyber Security, Artificial Intelligence, Telecommunications and Data Analytics. Each school has its’ own array of research areas.
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