Women in Engineering

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Discover how you can change the world​

UNSW Sydney is committed to inspiring young women to pursue a career in engineering. The Women in Engineering program aims to encourage high school students to pursue engineering degrees and careers and support women* studying engineering at UNSW. Since launching the program in 2014, UNSW has reached more than 18,000 high school students through events, workshops and presentations and UNSW continues to have one of the largest women in engineering communities in Australia.​

Future students

Be inspired to explore a career in the diverse field of engineering. Our popular Young Women in Engineering Club is a fun, engaging online community for high school students who are interested in STEM, studying maths or science at school, or who just want to explore what engineering is all about.

Current students

Thrive in one of the largest women in engineering communities in Australia! The Women in Engineering program provides a valuable support network to inspire, engage and empower the next generation of women* engineers.

Industry and alumni

Get involved with the Women in Engineering program and community. We offer various scholarships and mentoring programs for current and future engineers at UNSW.

*The Women in Engineering program is inclusive of all students with a particular focus on supporting the experience of women, non-binary and gender diverse students.