Industry Collaboration

A leader of research and teaching in the Asia-Pacific and one of the top 100 universities in the world, UNSW Sydney collaborates with industry, government, and the community to promote economic prosperity, improve our quality of life, and address some of the greatest challenges facing society today.

At UNSW Sydney, Higher Degree Researchers participate in a research culture that fosters innovation and entrepreneurship where creativity, cutting-edge discoveries and big ideas are harnessed to enhance the lives of people in local and global communities.

Through industry engagement, Higher Degree Researchers have the opportunity to translate their research in collaboration with a range of industry partners, including small to medium sized enterprises (SMEs), entrepreneurs, investors, policy makers, community, and non-government organisations.

An exemplar in industry collaboration, UNSW Sydney offers a range of industry PhD and professional doctorate programs that combine doctoral research with workplace-based projects. Higher Degree Researchers conduct original research to address real-world problems within a specific professional context.

The University’s technology transfer and innovation offer, UNSW Innovations, offers a UNSW Student Entrepreneurship Program connecting UNSW candidates and alumni entrepreneurs are to people and organisations that may support the next steps in their startup journey. The program also offers legal help, professional guidance and product development to support and promote entrepreneurship within the University.