Our research

Take a look at our high-impact research areas including curriculum and evaluation, educational policy and leadership, higher education and more.

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UNSW School of Education is benchmarked with the highest ranking of 5 by Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA)

We’re one of only two universities in Australia to receive an above-world standard rating. Our academics are actively engaged in many high-level projects at the national and international level, contributing to the advancement of teaching in the Australian classroom and beyond. 

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 & impact

Researchers within UNSW’s School of Education help shape education policy with evidence-based research that enhances the experience of students and teachers.

Research programs 

A rewarding career in education awaits you if you study with UNSW’s School of Education. Browse our postgraduate research degrees to find the course that best suits your interests.

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