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08 April 2019

Why our new engineering students have a PEP in their step

Our award-winning Professional Engagement Program aims to change the way our engineering students think about learning through self-reflection and extra-curricular activities throughout their degree.
20 February 2019

Developing local engineering solutions in India

Streamlining the sorting of hand collected solid-waste and assessing potential designs for a carbon neutral hospital were some of the learning experiences engineering students gained during their recent fieldwork trip to India.
15 November 2018

Preparing for the technological world of tomorrow

Develop the creativity, originality and fast problem-solving skills that are growing in demand with the University of Sydney’s Bachelor of Advanced Computing, one of Australia’s most unique computing degrees.
09 November 2018

Mentoring and industry experience opening doors

Set yourself up for success with these engineering programs, placements and initiatives designed to make you the best candidate for your first job.
27 September 2018

Protecting clean drinking water for rural Australia

As the impact of global warming increases, so does the importance of managing Australia’s most valuable resource: water. Our chemical engineering students are stepping up to the fight alongside their industry partners.

27 August 2018

Top tips on applying for a leadership scholarship

Applications for our Leadership Scholarship are now open to all high-calibre students interested in studying engineering, computing or project management in 2019.

05 June 2018

Demystifying computing degrees verses software engineering

If you’re a school leaver looking for a qualification that best prepares you for a future-focused career in computing or information technology, you may be a little confused as to the differences between the various degrees. 

16 May 2018

A Sydney man's dream lands in the stars

From understanding Solar System physics, building spacecraft, and proposing Australia’s first space project, Warwick Holmes is a true pioneer in Space Engineering.
23 April 2018

Teaching Australia’s ten-year-olds to be tomorrow's tech wizards

With a passion for preparing children for tomorrow’s technology-based careers, Dr Nicky Ringland and the team at the Australian Computing Academy have started training and equipping primary and high school teachers across the country.
22 March 2018

From chemical engineer to wine maker

Winemaking is not the usual career path for a chemical engineer, but University of Sydney Alumnus Derek Fitzgerald has proven that mixing problem-solving and project management skills with creativity and passion yields success.