85% of the university’s research has been determined to be of ‘world standard or above’ as per the most recent Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) evaluation.
ERA conducts nationwide assessment of the research performance in Australia which highlights the national research strengths in the disciplines of critical social and economic importance.
Engineering Innovation Hub
A joint venture between Western Sydney University (WSU) and UNSW Sydney to develop a world-class Engineering Innovation Hub in Parramatta. Set to be completed by 2021, this custom-designed, 15-storey, 27,000 sqm vertical Hub in the Parramatta CBD will house a joint undergraduate engineering programme, as well as Western Sydney University’s architecture and business courses.
Those students studying in the engineering degree will be part of world leading research and bring innovation to the region.