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  • Australian students announced for 2016 MADE exchange [27 August 2015]

    The Sydney Opera House has announced the Australian participants in the 2016 MADE by the Opera House scholarship, the international exchange that extends architect Jørn Utzon's collaborative approach to architecture, engineering and design. More

  • Australian students announced for 2016 MADE exchange [27 August 2015]

    The Sydney Opera House has announced the Australian participants in the 2016 MADE by the Opera House scholarship, the international exchange that extends architect Jørn Utzon's collaborative approach to architecture, engineering and design. More

  • Australian students announced for 2016 MADE exchange [25 August 2015]

    The Sydney Opera House has announced the Australian participants in the 2016 MADE by the Opera House scholarship, the international exchange that extends architect Jørn Utzon's collaborative approach to architecture, engineering and design. More

  • Faculty Leaders Share Knowledge and Cross Collaboration with Tongji University, Shanghai[25 August 2015]

    Professor Richard de Dear, IEQ Lab and Director, High Performance Buildings, recently visited CAUP (College of Architecture and Urban Planning) Tongji University, Shanghai where he addressed the faculties of Mechanical Engineering and Architecture. More

  • Exploring Opportunities for International Engagement[25 August 2015]

    As part of the Faculty's growing engagement with leading international institutions, Professor John Redmond, Dean of the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning, was pleased to welcome Professor Zhenyu Li, Dean of CAUP (College of Architecture and Urban Planning) Tongji University, Shanghai during a recent visit to Sydney. More

  • Faculty staff and alumni scoop NSW Architecture Awards[25 August 2015]

    Staff and alumni from the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning have won four top awards handed out by the Australian Institute of Architects during the 2015 NSW Architecture Awards. More

  • Urban myth-busters set the record straight on the real city problems[7 August 2015]

    Are foreign investors forcing Aussies out of the property market? Will building more houses bring prices down? Does building more roads really reduce traffic congestion? These questions and more will be tackled at the University of Sydney's second Festival of Urbanism from 1 - 10 September. More

  • Be a future leader in architecture[6 August 2015]

    The University of Sydney's Campus Infrastructure Services (CIS) is offering a is a unique opportunity for Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander students to undertake a 3-year fully funded undergraduate degree More

  • Vale Trevor Howells[10 July 2015]

    In this past week, Trevor Howells, renowned architect, architectural writer and academic unexpectedly passed away. More

  • Research goes nuts - architects and engineers to develop new Microtimber[3 June 2015]

    Macadamia shells are already used as a biofuel. Australian researchers are now proposing to use the nut's extraordinary properties as a basic element in a new Microtimber, made using pioneering 3D-printing technology. Until now, this technology has been primarily used for small-scale, industrial design products. More

  • Bottom up city planning in Indonesia exposes students to the real world[4 May 2015]

    While Australian cities grapple with increasing urban density, students from the University of Sydney recently visited Indonesia to study a rising number of settlements known as informal urbanism, the way a quarter of the world's population lives today. More

  • Top of the table for Architecture/Built Environment in latest QS World University Rankings[4 May 2015]

    The 2015 QS World University Rankings by Subject released this week has seen the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning at the University of Sydney ranked 1st in the state, 2nd in Australia and 17th in the world. More