Our impact

We are proud of our reputation for high-impact innovation. Our students, academics and alumni are driven by the idea that their work will have a positive impact on the world.

Michelle Simmons portrait inside the Quantum Laboratory, Kensignton UNSW.

Sustained innovation

We have a long-held tradition of sustained innovation, focusing on areas critical to our future - from tackling the effects of climate change, forging new systems to support society's most vulnerable, to developing lifesaving medical treatments and breakthrough technologies. In each of their endeavours, our scholars, researchers and entrepreneurs are committed to expanding, sharing and applying knowledge that will ignite positive change.