Welcome to the Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences (ECMS).

With schools ranked in the top 50 globally* and an outstanding reputation for teaching, research and the quality of our graduates, a qualification from the Faculty of ECMS can open the door to a world of opportunity.

*2019 Academic Ranking of World Universities

Study with us

With a degree from the Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences, you could work in a wide range of industries. Specialise in an area of interest with our undergraduate, postgraduate coursework and research degrees.

Study with Us


We are committed to delivering research that helps solve complex global problems and contributes to national priorities. We are home to a number of research institutes and centres and have expertise across a range of areas.


Engage with us

From providing commercial testing services and media expertise, to supporting primary and secondary school teachers with educational activities; we work closely with industry, government, alumni and the wider community.

Engage with Us


Options for majors and minors include:

  • Cybersecurity
  • Defence Systems
  • Medical Technologies
  • Smart Technologies
  • Renewable Energy

See all majors and minors


Options for postgraduate coursework degrees include:

  • Engineering
  • Data Science
  • Computer Science
  • Computing and Innovation

postgraduate degrees

Student support

Are you a current or commencing student? Our Ask ECMS team can assist with all types of queries, from enrolment and study plans, to degree checks and credit transfers. Access our online resources, including study plans and forms.

Student support

Ingenuity - showcasing student projects

Ingenuity is an interactive showcase of university student projects exploring the real-life applications of engineering, computer and mathematical sciences. Each year we welcome school students, teachers, industry representatives and the public to Ingenuity—which is the biggest event of its kind in South Australia.





Dassault Systèmes Project of the Year 2020 Challenge

Starting 20 April: Show off or create a project using the Dassult Systèmes software and go into the draw to win great prizes!



Ask ECMS - we are here to support you

Ask ECMS is now offering virtual support.



2x PhD scholarships with the Australian Solar Thermal Research Institute

We currently have two PhD scholarships on offer with the Australian Solar Thermal Research Institute (ASTRI).



Industry linked PhD Scholarship available with Maptek

Develop algorithms that can achieve semantic understanding of 3D point clouds, based on mining applications such as geotechnical features, transient components, size distribution of rock piles and other.



Department of Defence 2021 Graduate Program

The Department of Defence is now seeking STEM students for its 2021 Graduate Program. Applications close 4 April.



ASC PTY LTD - Graduate Program 2021 Opportunities

ASC Pty Ltd is seeking final year Computer Science and Engineering (Electrical, Electronic, Mechanical, Mechatronic, Civil, Chemical) students for its Graduate Program commencing in January 2021 at their Osborne (SA) location. Applications close 31 March.





Webinar: BAE Systems 2021 Graduate Program info session

9 April: Attendees will learn about the BAE story, early careers programs, and how you too, can join the team providing customers in Australia with a competitive edge across air, land, sea, cyber, space and electronic domains. Apply directly to the graduate program by 19 April.



Final Year Employability Series: 5) Mock group interview / assessment centre

23 April: This interactive workshop will simulate a real life assessment centre which is often the final stage of the recruitment process.



Changed date: Adelaide STEM Careers Night

10 June: Whether you're still at high school or planning to join us mid-year, taking a break from study or rethinking your career path, come chat with us at STEM Careers Night.