UNSW Engineering


Sunswift eVe, UNSW's two-seater sports coupé that holds the world record for the fastest electric car, is setting off to compete in the World Solar Challenge across the Australian outback.

Steven Falconieri

Seventeen UNSW scholarships worth $748,000 are being offered to rural students to attend Australia’s top engineering faculty in Sydney. 

Laura Sacks

Not every 23-year-old can hope to have to their views presented to leaders of the world’s largest economies. But UNSW student Laura Sacks will have that chance as a delegate at the Y20 Youth Summit.


Good communication, speed, and lots of practice are the keys to winning robot soccer, writes Sean Harris.


American cosmologist Neil deGrasse Tyson has gushed about the prospects of mining in space. Could it really deliver world peace, or will it be just another realm for competition and conflict, asks Andrew Dempster.


You’ve heard of swotting – locking yourself away to cram before an exam. Now a group of 100 UNSW students are perfecting the art of un-swotting – learning through connecting and conversing. 


UNSW’s team of student engineers and soccer playing robots is heading to China to defend their World Championship title at RoboCup 2015.


The completion of the new Ainsworth Building marks the beginning of a new era for the School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering. 


An innovative 'Resilience Index' that measures the ability of communities to cope with natural disasters, developed by two UNSW Engineering students, has won first-prize in a national competition to address the challenges of climate extremes.


UNSW has again dominated the annual Top 100 Most Influential Engineers in Australia with 22 researchers and alumni appearing on this year's list.