Education portal

ADFA Canberra UNSW

UNSW is one of the leading research and teaching-intensive universities in the world with a reputation for breakout technologies. We have an enduring and evolving relationship with Australian and allied military forces founded on the delivery of undergraduate and postgraduate education to ADF personnel at the Australian Defence Force Academy (ADFA) for more than 50 years. This education portal is designed to showcase UNSW’s expertise in Defence education with many more courses available through our Sydney and Canberra campuses as well as online delivery mode.


Undergraduate courses

Explore the range of undergraduate courses we offer in the field of engineering, with opportunities to move into a variety of different defence-related careers.

Postgraduate courses

Whether you're interested in undertaking a masters or a graduate certificate in fields as varied as war studies, cyber security and nuclear engineering, we have opportunities available in our postgraduate courses.

Short courses

Our short courses are designed specifically for your needs, enabling you to refresh your qualifications, meet ongoing professional development requirements and enhance your knowledge. They're the perfect way to upskill.