Reasons to Visit

UNSW Australia is a modern powerhouse; globally recognised for world-class research, cutting-edge teaching, state-of-the-art facilities and quality of student life. We invite you to come and see for yourself!

Consistently ranked in the world's top 50 Universities

In 2019, UNSW was ranked 45th in the QS World University Rankings, 96th in the 2019 Times Higher Education World University Rankings and 102 in the 2018 Academic Ranking of World Universities. The annual rankings use six indicators to compare the world’s top 800 universities: academic and employer reputation, staff-student ratios, research citations and the proportion of international staff and students.

UNSW is a member of 5 prestigious networks 

As a member of Universitas 21, the Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU), GlobalTech, Coursera and the Group of Eight, UNSW harnesses opportunities to connect.

We strive to develop frameworks for dynamic collaboration with some of the world’s leading universities.  

One of Australia's leading research-intensive universities

Our strong ties with other researchers, industry and government in Australia and abroad have seen our research translated into innovations that have changed our world. From providing clean drinking water to developing lifesaving HIV drugs and helping China’s most vulnerable children, research at UNSW is helping save lives and pave the way to an even better future.

Prestigious partnerships

Prestigious Partnerships

Active partnerships with over 500 leading institutions around the globe

UNSW partners with hundreds of institutions around the world to create mutually beneficial opportunities and outcomes across research, student mobility and other areas of cooperation.

Our innovations are shaping the future

We were the first university in Australia, and one of the first in the world, to offer the majority of our research discoveries, inventions and intellectual property to companies and individuals for free. With Easy Access IP we aim to transform our research into products and services to benefit society.

We connect science with industry, business and community

UNSW recently outperformed all other universities in Australia to receive $10.5 million for industry-based collaborative research projects from the Australian Research Council.

The funding will support the Linkage Project scheme, which teams university researchers with industry, business and community partners to forge innovative solutions to some of the world’s biggest problems.