Join our engineering community

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Challenge yourself at a globally-recognised engineering faculty. You’ll be hands-on, collaborating and problem-solving from day one, as you take part in industry-changing innovation.

That’s why Australia’s top employers prefer our graduates over any other university* and why we’re ranked 1st in Australia for Engineering & Technology**.

We offer over 20 undergraduate engineering degree specialisations, over 30 postgraduate degrees and two extensive postgraduate research programs.

*Most employable students for five years in a row - AFR Top 100 Future Leaders Awards, 2020 - 2024.
**QS World Unversity Rankings by Subject, 2024.

Engineering study areas

Find your passion, make a difference.

Pursue career success and follow your passion in a specialised area of study. When you study with us, you'll gain theoretical knowledge as well as practical skills. This means we take you out of the classroom and into real engineering settings where you put your learning to the test.

ChallEng yourself to do more

Take part in exciting, real-world, project-based learning initiatives that will put your learning to the test. ChallENG is an award-winning world-first program that'll take your learning experiences to the next level. Work on creating positive outcomes for individuals and communities through a range of student projects that apply your engineering skills to contemporary challenges.

International students

As the largest and top-ranking Engineering faculty in Australia, we attract students from all over the world. This is thanks to our strong international rankings, globally recognised degrees and career-focused education. Join our vibrant, supportive and inclusive community to bring  your ideas to life.


We provide a variety of scholarships, prizes and awards to support you on your path to success at university. We offer scholarships for domestic and international students, including high school leavers, future students and current UNSW students. There are faculty and university-wide scholarships and awards available across our range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs. 

Study overseas with TEDI-London

TEDI-London was created for you by some of the best universities in the world: Arizona State University, King's College London and UNSW Sydney. TEDI-London offers a flexible entry Global Design Engineering BEng/MEng where you’ll work on hands-on projects to gain the skills and expertise needed to make a difference.

Learn in first-class facilities

We've invested well over $100 million in our facilities for learning, research and teaching. From 360 degree virtual reality simulators to makerspaces for independent learning, no matter what you study at UNSW Engineering, you'll have the facilities to bring your ideas to life.
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Industrial training, your career-ready experience

We don’t just focus on theory. From day one you'll get practical, hands-on skills and network with industry. Our industrial training program is accredited by Engineers Australia to give you real-world experience.
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Alternate entry schemes

We know your path to university isn't always linear and that your potential isn't limited to just your grades. We offer a number of entry schemes that allow us to consider a number of factors as well as your marks when you apply to study with us.
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