The new home of Australia’s leading materials science and engineering research and innovation – the Hilmer building – has been officially opened by the NSW Premier Mike Baird.

Emma Johnston

Men still outnumber women in senior positions in Australian universities and other workplaces. Women are pushing for change but it's men who can help redress the gender balance, writes Emma Johnston.

uni students

India's uni-age population is booming and the supply of high-quality education is unlikely to keep pace with demand. This provides a good opportunity for Australia, writes Amit Dasgupta.

science research

Scientists in Britain shuddered at the Brexit poll outcome and Australian scientists will be nervous about a fragile government taking office here, writes Merlin Crossley.


UNSW has announced the appointment of Professor Brian Boyle as Deputy Vice-Chancellor Enterprise to lead a new portfolio that will drive the University’s innovation agenda.


So you want to discover how to change the world? Come to UNSW Open Day this Saturday.


UNSW has appointed distinguished former Indian diplomat, author and educator Amit Dasgupta as its inaugural India Country Director.

Blues recipients

Ten new scholarships for elite level athletes were announced at UNSW’s Blues and Sports Awards Night, an annual event celebrating student and club sporting successes.


Australian researchers engage in collaborative programs with both the UK and the rest of Europe. So what does Brexit mean for those collaborations?