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Science at UTS

UTS is a step closer to its vision ‘to be a world-leading university of technology’. UTS was recently ranked 1st in Australia and 21st globally in the Times Higher Education top 100 universities under 50 years of age (opens an external site) for young universities with indicators linked to industry innovation and academic excellence.

UTS Science contributes significantly to UTS’s vision through its achievements.

Our vision is to deliver practice-oriented, globally relevant and research-focused courses, producing graduates for the global workplace.

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Our mission is supported by high impact research in a vibrant and inclusive environment strengthened by world-class facilities and constant interaction with the scientific professions and its community.

Currently, UTS Science has over 3,800 students and over 450 academic, technical and professional staff members to support its activities.

Why join UTS Science?

Join the best

Our academics are experts in their fields with a wealth of knowledge and experience in academia and industry. We have a cohort of world-renowned Distinguished Professors who make distinct enrichments to the Faculty’s teaching, research and leadership activities.

World-class facilities

We have one of the best science teaching and research facilities in Australia. We invest in science and facilities that facilitate discovery and futuristic science. Our recent pride is the Super Lab, one of only three in Australia.

Research for the future

Join a faculty with an impressive research profile – UTS Science contributes approximately 40% of UTS’s total research output. It was ranked ‘well above world standard’ for its Environmental Science and Infectious Diseases research programs in the 2012 Excellence in Research (ERA) report.

Good to do business with

We are good to do business with. UTS partnered with over 150 companies over a range of programs. Access a host of companies through us, such as GE Healthcare, KPMG, Agilent Technologies, CSIRO, ANSTO, etc. through career forums and events organised.