Our Schools

UNSW Science Schools are home to world-leading academics and globally recognised research centres and institutes. Our Schools continue to gain wide recognition for outstanding education and research outcomes. UNSW Science students benefit from this expertise and a commitment to best practice education methods, delivered in an engaging and stimulating campus environment.

As a student, you’ll gain the crucial skills and knowledge to prepare you for your career while learning from a selection of world leaders across a broad range of Science subject areas. You can choose to study from 18 undergraduate and a wide range of postgraduate degrees. We also offer bridging courses, honours degrees and postgraduate research options.

The School of Aviation, Australia’s only standalone university aviation school, combines leading research, world-class facilities and practical teaching to create graduates ready to take on global opportunities within the sector.

Our school is a leading centre for both teaching and research excellence in Chemistry in Australia – developing cutting edge knowledge to solve real-world problems.

The School of Mathematics and Statistics has more than 90 academic staff and postdoctoral fellows. Our programs cover a wide spectrum of courses in Pure and Applied Mathematics and Statistics.

The largest Optometry school in Asia and the only one in NSW. We're committed to research for significant improvements in eye health and teaching which prepares graduates for exciting careers in this growth industry.

The School of Physics is one of the leading Physics departments in Australia. We have a strong research culture, with a third of our academic staff receiving research fellowships.

The School of Psychology offers one of the most interesting and challenging areas of scientific enquiry with the potential to benefit both individuals and society as a whole. Our students study a diverse range of topics from social behaviour to the causes and treatment of psychological disorders.

Learn more about our specialised schools

The School of Optometry and Vision Science

 

 

The School of Aviation