Learn to be a leader and set yourself up for a wide range of career opportunities.
Access the best student-to-teacher ratio in Australia and be part of a supportive learning environment.
Receive a top-quality education and graduate with a UNSW degree.
Our undergraduate programs are tailored to the educational needs of the Australian Defence Force. Officer cadets and midshipmen accepted into the Australian Defence Force Academy (ADFA) program undertake undergraduate degrees alongside their military education and training. They graduate with a bachelor's degree from one of Australia’s top universities, the University of New South Wales.
"Studying at UNSW Canberra as a trainee officer has provided me with an amazing opportunity to study with world-class lecturers. The small class sizes has helped me to gain a more thorough understanding of course content, and my lecturers always make themselves available if I have any questions."
Jade Burton, Bachelor of Arts student
Explore your study options across Arts, Business, Engineering, Information Technology and Science. Choose the degree that’s right for you. All our courses are designed to prepare you for a successful career in the Army, Navy or Air Force.
This degree prepares you for a multifaceted career in a variety of fields. Whether you wish to learn a new language, study a new culture or discover the past, the choice is yours.
Become a vital asset and stand out in your Australian Defence Force career by completing a business degree at UNSW Canberra.
This degree helps you develop the attributes and skills needed for a career in software and cyber security engineering, research, innovation, management and operations.
As a civil engineering student at UNSW Canberra, you’ll have access to purpose-built workshops and facilities. You'll also benefit from the best university teacher-to-student ratio in Australia.
Graduate and kickstart your career as an aeronautical engineer working at the cutting-edge of engineering by designing, manufacturing and maintaining aircraft in the aviation and aerospace industries.
Our degree equips you with the skills, including high-level project management skills and engineering expertise, you need to practice as an electrical engineer.
This program focuses on building high-level project management skills and engineering expertise. You’ll be challenged to design, create and improve systems that turn energy into power and motion.
This program runs in parallel with Mechanical Engineering for the first two years. You'll then be admitted (based on suitable progress) to the honours Naval Architecture degree.
This degree provides a solid foundation in engineering technology. It's specially developed to meet the needs of the Australian Defence Force and is accredited by Engineers Australia at the Engineering Technologist level.