UNSW is a research-intensive university ranked in the world’s top 50 universities (QS rankings 2017). We aspire to be Australia’s global university, improving and transforming lives through excellence in research, outstanding education and a commitment to advancing a just society. UNSW excels in defence research areas such as cyber security, space, systems engineering, artificial intelligence, logistics, hypersonics, defence related public sector management and conflict studies.
UNSW offer a number of education formats allowing study both on and off-campus.
UNSW Canberra graduates almost twice as many students in postgraduate programs than in undergraduate programs, reflecting our growth and strength as an excellent, full service university campus.
PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION COURSES
UNSW Defence Research Institute with UNSW Canberra offer a variety of Professional Education courses, from 1 – 5 days in length, that cater for a wide range of needs for both Defence and the general public. The courses are universally acclaimed by attendees to be well delivered, well organised, relevant to their needs, and well supported by presentations, notes and texts.
In addition to a valuable learning experience, attendees also value the excellent networking opportunities offered by these courses as participants are able to interact with other attendees from various parts of Defence, defence industry, government organisations, and commercial businesses.
UNSW graduate and doctoral research programs are open to qualified applicants from all walks of life and all parts of the world. UNSW Canberra is the only national academic institution with an integrated defence focus. Working at the intersection of a leading university and a military academy, UNSW Canberra has been educating defence leaders for half a century. Our strength is in defence related, security and engineering research.
Postgraduate research courses at UNSW Canberra will give you a highly respected and internationally recognised qualification, working with leading academics and defence researchers.
As a research student you will have access to state-of-the-art research facilities, expert research supervisors and access to a top-ranking university, globally recognised for world-class defence research.