Become an innovative primary teacher

Explore our brand-new undergraduate degree, Bachelor of Education (Primary), where students will be learning in schools from their very first year of study.

Female teacher discussing STEM: Mathematics during class.
Research excellence

Rated well above world-standard by Excellence Research in Australia

Global recognition

Top 100 in Shanghai Ranking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects for teaching and specialist programs


Ranked in the top 51-100 in the world for teaching and research in Education (2023 QS World Rankings by Subject)

Our study areas

Become a teacher

Our undergraduate and postgraduate degrees provide you with foundational knowledge in teacher education study, with the opportunity to specialise in arts, science, music, commerce and more.

Continue your development as a teacher

Our postgraduate coursework degrees and professional learning programs take teachers, students and parents from great to exceptional.

Pursue impactful research programs 

Immerse yourself in our comprehensive research training programs and our engaging community. Our postgraduate research study opens doors to academic, research and professional roles.

School of Education Riverina

UNSW has established the School of Education Riverina to offer students the opportunity to pursue their teaching degree without leaving their hometown. UNSW also invites Riverina schools to collaborate with the UNSW School of Education in forming a supportive network for the Education community in the region.

Research & impact

Research strengths
UNSW’s research in education explores theories, ideas and knowledge to positively affect the advancement of teaching practice and policy across the globe.
Engagement and impact
Researchers with UNSW’s School of Education help shape education policy with evidence-based research that enhances the experience of students and teachers.

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