Three UNSW PhD students will take their STEM skills to Westpac after winning prestigious industry scholarships allowing them to work part-time at one of Australia’s leading banks.

International Students in Australia - Uttam Kumar from India

Each year, UNSW welcomes thousands of international students to Australia. Indian student Uttam Kumar, who is researching better ways to recycle our growing mountains of e-waste, tells his story to the ABC's Australia Plus.


Recent UNSW graduate Peter Cooley has been listed as one of the country's top 25 social impact influencers by Pro Bono Australia.


In the lead up to International Day of People with Disability, UNSW Paralympians Prue Watt and Alex Lisney reflect on the power of resilience.


Five outstanding UNSW students are preparing to live and study in Asia after being named 2017 New Colombo Plan Scholars.


The wait is almost over. ATAR results will soon be in, and university is on the horizon. UNSW Info Day, on Saturday 17 December, is the perfect time to visit campus and plan your future.

solar car sunswift

Members of UNSW’s Sunswift solar car team have featured in the best photos taken last week for the SnapSydney campaign run by NewsLocal.

Greta Saggus

A kitchen appliance that turns household food scraps into tasty pet treats was one of the innovative designs on display at UNSW's Industrial Design graduate exhibition.

Victor Zhang

A project that began while he was still at school has earned UNSW Co-op student Victor Zhang first prize in his division of the Young Social Pioneers Incubator and a $10,000 investment from UBS. 


A student-designed "DNA origami" nanostructure that can deliver drugs to cancer cells more efficiently and effectively has taken out the grand prize at Harvard University’s annual biomolecular design competition.