Future Students

Be Inspired to Explore a Career in Engineering

An important part of the Women in Engineering program is raising the awareness of engineering as a potential career option for girls. We want to shatter the perception that engineering is a profession for men involving hard hats, physical labour and heavy machinery. 

Engineering is an extraordinarily diverse field and UNSW has an illustrious history of female graduates making impact in the areas of medical science, environmental stewardship, world health and energy innovation. These engineers require lateral thinking, creativity, problem-solving and management skills.

Women in Engineering Scholarships 

Undergraduate Scholarships 

UNSW provides a wide range of Women in Engineering scholarships to support high-achieving female students throughout their degree. Apply here and search for ‘Engineering’ in the keywords.  

We recommend you apply for as many scholarships that you are eligible for to increase your chances (not just WIE scholarships). 

Postgraduate Scholarships 

The UNSW Women in Engineering Research Scholarship was established to assist women of high academic achievement with an interest in a research and/or an academic career in engineering. UNSW Engineering offers two Women in Engineering Top-up Scholarships every semester.  

See our Research Scholarships page for more information.  

Faculty of Engineering Admissions Scheme (FEAS)

If you are expecting an ATAR between 81.00 and 90.95 and want to study at UNSW, we encourage you to apply for the Faculty of Engineering Admissions Scheme (FEAS). FEAS is an alternative pathway for students who want to study at UNSW but don’t meet the Guaranteed Entry Rank (GE) of 91.00. FEAS applies to most UNSW Engineering undergraduate programs, including the double degrees with a GE of 91.

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Engineering students admission scheme
Girls in Engineering Club

Girls in Engineering Club

Discover our Girls in Engineering club at UNSW, an inspiring community for high school girls who are interested in STEM careers, study maths or science or want to explore what engineering is all about.

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