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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.

*2020 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.

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Research

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.

Research

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

Undergraduate

Options for majors and minors include:

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

See all majors and minors

Postgraduate

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

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

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The Portal - your gateway to commercialisation

Operated by the Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences, The Portal provides specific commercialisation advice and technology assessments to University staff and students all the way from idea to market.

Submit your innovation

News

05

Mar

Mathematical Sciences Phd opportunity - Modelling the Marginal Ice Zone

This PhD project is an opportunity to develop and implement state-of-the art models of Antarctic sea ice.

04

Mar

World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development 2021

Wednesday 4 March is the first World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development. This year, we're sharing the great work engineers in ECMS are doing under the theme of: early warning and prevention.

02

Mar

Join research project discussion about healthy relationships

Looking for young people (aged 14-20) in Adelaide to tell us your views on what qualities you think are important to make all relationships happy and respectful.

23

Feb

Lab2Lab grant awarded to UofA researcher

Associate Professor Mathias Baumert from the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, in collaboration with Professor Hagen Malberg and Dr Martin Schmidt (Dresden), were awarded a Lab2Lab grant by the Graduate Academy of Technical University Dresden, one of Germany's top universities for engineering.

16

Feb

Virtual Short-Term Exchange Programs

Although student travel won’t be possible in the second half of 2021, students can still apply for virtual short-term exchange programs happening this Winter School.

15

Feb

UofA student joins Top100 Future Leaders list

Congratulations to Master of Construction Management student Kavita Bhandari who was recently labelled one of the Top 100 Graduate Leaders of Australia in the GradConnection Top 100 competition.

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Events

04

Mar

Employability series session 1: Sourcing Graduate Jobs

Career Services offers the Final Year Employability series annually to assist students sourcing and applying for graduate roles.

05

Mar

International Women’s Day 2021: Let’s celebrate our University women

Please join us for a celebration of the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women the world over, featuring a livestream with alumnae Natasha Stott Despoja AO and Senator The Hon Penny Wong. The UN Women livestream will commence at 9am sharp.

10

Mar

Prepare for Careers Expo 2021 - get the most out of Careers Expo

Career Expo is a valuable opportunity for students to research and establish connections with a range of companies recruiting interns and graduates.

11

Mar

EY Future Female Leaders

Join our team from EY for morning tea and hear how female leaders are building a better working world.

16

Mar

Employability series session 2: Applying for Graduate Jobs

Career Services offers the Final Year Employability series annually to assist students sourcing and applying for graduate roles.

23

Mar

Employability series session 3: Creating your brand on LinkedIn for graduate jobs

Career Services offers the Final Year Employability series annually to assist students sourcing and applying for graduate roles.

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