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Research and teaching

Discovery, problem-solving, critical thinking and creativity are features shared by great research and inspiring learning environments. At UTS, we integrate our approach to research and learning, so not only are our students engaged with the research our academics are undertaking, but also with inquiry-based approaches to research. As a result, our students graduate with knowledge of cutting edge practice informed by the future needs of our industry and community partners. This ensures we are developing the next generation of professionals and researchers who can lead our global society.
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Shari Forbes

Shari Forbes

According to Professor in the Centre for Forensic Science Shari Forbes, excitement is key to success. “We need to do anything we can to get people interested in science."
International award
Reimagine Education Award badge which UTS won

UTS Iearning.futures wins international award

UTS's learning.futures wins the Hybrid Learning Innovation category of the 2015 Wharton-QS Stars Reimagine Education Awards

As part of our research strategy, we have chosen to build research capacity and performance in five Focus Areas aligned with the UTS vision, to be a world-leading university of technology: health, data science, sustainability, future work and industry, and social futures. 

UTS has a reputation for producing highly-employable graduates. Our teaching is research-inspired and integrated, providing academic rigour with innovative technology.

If you are motivated by producing research with impact we have the support services, grant and business development expertise and researcher development capabilities to boost your research career.

We work with a range of industry partners on issues that impact society, business, government, the environment and the community. These partnerships are a great way for industry and government organisations to access the skills, expertise and innovative capacity of UTS researchers, as well as access our world-leading facilities.

Teaching and research integration

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
UTS Business School
Faculty of Design, Architecture and Building
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Health
Faculty of Science
Connected Intelligence Centre

 

Key initiatives

UTS Vice-Chancellor’s Awards for Research Excellence
Recognising the outstanding contribution made by UTS academics, their partners and support staff towards research each year. Congratulations to our 2016 award winners.

learning.futures
learning.futures promotes innovation in learning by integrating the best of online and face-to-face experiences.

UTS Graduate Attributes Project
Strengthening UTS graduate attributes for a global workplace and embedding them in the curriculum.