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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.

*2018 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 - 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.

Ingenuity

News

16

Sep

2 ECMS students awarded High Commendation in the Global Undergraduate Awards

Congratulations to the eight graduates and students from the University of Adelaide who have been Highly Commended in the Global Undergraduate Awards.

11

Sep

CEME student Jessica Bohorquez through to 3MT Asia-Pacific Final

Congratulations to superhero Jessica Bohorquez from the School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering for her incredible achievement at last night's 3 Minute Thesis (3MT) University of Adelaide Final. 

09

Sep

A/Prof Simon Holford wins Best Paper (Energy) at 2019 AEGC Conference

Congratulations to Associate Professor Simon Holford from the Australian School of Petroleum who has been awarded the prize for Best Paper (Energy) at the 2019 Australasian Exploration Geoscience Conference (AEGC), held in Perth in September.

09

Sep

The John Crampton Travelling Scholarship 2020

Apply today if you are intending to undertake postgraduate study in the areas of architecture or engineering in a country other than Australia. Applications close 30 September.

06

Sep

Unbound International Summer School: Nepal, Thailand, Vietnam

Unbound programs allow you to learn and apply skills in observation, ideation, prototyping, validation, and decision making. Applications for Summer 2019/2020 Programs close 18 October.

06

Sep

Airworthiness courses by the Gliding Federation of Australia

Students are invited to participate in airworthiness courses being run by the Gliding Federation of Australia here in SA - enrol today.

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Events

16

Sep

Study Teaching in 2020

16-19 September: If you’ve almost completed your undergraduate course studies and still aren’t sure about your career, you can begin a Master of Teaching in 2020 and put yourself in contention for a long and rewarding career in education.

20

Sep

Making Two Triplets from One Singlet Exciton: Research seminar with A/Prof Tak W. Kee

20 September: School of Chemical Engineering & Advanced Materials Research Seminar - Making Two Triplets from One Singlet Exciton – Singlet Fission Yield of TIPS-Pentacene in a Polymer Matrix.

24

Sep

Young Engineers Australia South Australia Speed Networking Night

24 September: Join Young Engineers Australia South Australia for an evening of professional relationship building with fellow engineers and industry leaders.

27

Sep

Small meets smaller: Research seminar with Prof Roland Stauber

27 September: School of Chemical Engineering & Advanced Materials Research Seminar - Small meets smaller: Nanomaterial-microbe crosstalk–physicochemical principles and patho biological consequences.

27

Sep

School of Architecture and Built Environment Research Day 2019

Research Day is an annual opportunity for members of the SABE research community – both staff and research students – to share current research and innovation in the school with affiliates and stakeholders in the built environment professions, industry and government, as well as the wider University community.

04

Oct

Nature and Culture in Early Modernity - International Workshop Program

You're invited to attend a full-day workshop run by the Centre for Asian and Middle Eastern Architecture (CAMEA) titled Nature and Culture in Early Modernity: New Approaches to Landscape History.

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