Discover your postgrad study options in engineering, computing or mathematics

Tuesday, 27 September 2011

Are you considering working towards a postgraduate qualification in engineering, computing or mathematics? UWA’s Postgraduate & Honours Expo takes place on Wednesday October 5 and representatives from the Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics (ECM) will be on hand to showcase postgraduate qualification offerings, answer queries and offer course advice.

Researchers hit the ground running

Thursday, 7 July 2011

Five early career researchers have been recognised at The University of Western Australia for having written the best published articles or books of the year in work that breaks new ground in five fields.

Ocean gliders uncover underwater 'rivers' off Perth

Thursday, 2 June 2011

Oceanographers at The University of Western Australia have discovered the first underwater ‘rivers' to be identified in a sub-tropical region flowing along the ocean bed off Perth's coastline.

ANFF celebrates the power of tiny technology

Friday, 13 May 2011

The University of Western Australia kicked off ANFF national week, a celebration of advances in fabrication technology for micro and nano-technology, that is, the art of creating structures 1000 times smaller than the diameter of a human hair.

Study puts Aussie accent on record

Tuesday, 15 March 2011

Researchers at The University of Western Australia are involved in a landmark joint university study to showcase the diversity of Australian accents across the country.

Changes to professional pathways from 2012

Wednesday, 26 May 2010

With the introduction of New Courses 2012, most professional qualifications from UWA will be obtained by completing a postgraduate degree course following an undergraduate degree. The timetable for the introduction of new professional postgraduate courses has been set.

Events and Reunions Update

Wednesday, 24 June 2009

The Engineering Foundation will be hosting the 2009 Research and Innovation Showcase on Wednesday, 11 November 2009 from 5:30 - 7:30pm.

REV Project

Wednesday, 24 June 2009

UWA engineering students are leading the way in finding environmentally sustainable technologies for future transportation.

UWA Geotechnical Centrifuge - 20th Anniversary

Wednesday, 24 June 2009

The beam centrifuge, located at the Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems (COFS) at the School of Civil & Resource Engineering (CRE), UWA, turns 20 years old this year.

UWA First Chair in Engineering Education

Wednesday, 24 June 2009

Professor Caroline Baillie has been appointed as UWA's first Chair of Engineering Education.

Opportunities created for indigenous engineering students

Wednesday, 24 June 2009

First year indigenous engineering students, Samantha Shepherd and Ezra Jacobs-Smith, were thrilled when both received a laptop from Les May, Managing Director of ACS Global to help them in their engineering studies.

Industry Partnerships in Engineering Education

Wednesday, 24 June 2009


Thanks to the contribution of leading Australian engineering firm Clough Limited, the student experience for first year engineering students at UWA will be elevated to a new level with the establishment of the Clough First Year Centre. The UWA-Clough partnership agreement provides dedicated student space for first years in the crucial transition from school to university with the establishment of this 24/7 home base.

2009 Fulbright Scholar

Wednesday, 24 June 2009

Alexander Wyatt (BE/BSc, 2005) was awarded one of two 2009 Fulbright Western Australia Scholarships to undertake research in the United States.

Malaysian Graduates Revisit Their University

Wednesday, 24 June 2009

The UWA Graduates Association (UWAGA) Malaysia organised a trip down memory lane in May this year for members.

High achievers honoured

Wednesday, 24 June 2009

At the Autumn 2009 Graduation Ceremonies, two prominent UWA engineering graduates were honoured for their achievements and services to UWA.

Achievements in brief

Friday, 20 March 2009

UWA mechanical engineering graduate, Sir Rod Eddington, will become the next Chair of ANZ in the second half of 2009. He is the chair of Infrastructure Australia and a director on the board of News Corporation.

2008 Engineering Reunions and Celebrations

Friday, 20 March 2009

Peter Smith who travelled with his wife, Nerissa from Sydney for the 50th Engineering Reunion of the Class of 1957 said “we saw this as a once in a lifetime event. An opportunity to renew friendships with fellow students, many of whom we had not seen for 50 years. We shared our experiences since graduating. The diversity of work and experience was amazing and underscores the quality of education we received at UWA.”

2009 Rhodes Scholar

Friday, 20 March 2009

It appears that Rhodes Scholars must have more hours in each day than the rest of us. This year’s winner, John McAnearney, at the age of 22 has a double degree in Science and Engineering; he plays keyboard and guitar in a band; plays squash, tennis and golf; is setting up a children’s charity with his brother; and has worked as a volunteer for the Lions Eye Institute and Siemens Healthcare in Sydney.

Success at the 2008 Engineers Without Borders Challenge

Friday, 20 March 2009

Western Australia dominated the Engineers Without Borders (EWB) 2008 Challenge, with first-year engineering students from The University of Western Australia taking the majority of prizes including

Student – Industry Projects

Friday, 20 March 2009

The inaugural Monadelphous Integrated Learning Centre student industry project was a success. Three excellent students in Mechanical Engineering did a 12 week project with Monadelphous related to the efficiency of structural connectors.