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Engineering and Technology at Melbourne jumps nine places in QS Rankings

The University of Melbourne has maintained its position as number 1 in Australia for Engineering and Technology, jumping to 23 in the world in the latest QS World University Rankings by Faculty.

18 September 2014

Emerging stars of engineering and technology to debut at Endeavour 2014

A device that can transcribe music directly from a guitar is just one of the ingenious student inventions that will be launched at the Endeavour Design Expo, the University of Melbourne's showcase of final year Engineering and IT design projects.

17 September 2014

The Handbook of Recycling: Working towards a Greener Future

Every year, Australians produce over 18 million tonnes of waste. But by improving our knowledge of what can be recycled and how we can do it, we can create a positive future for our environment. Addressing recycling in his recent book, Honorary Infrastructure Engineering Professor Markus Reuter has been recognised by the ISWA for his understanding of recycling processes and implications.

16 September 2014

Colin Duffield appointed to the board of Infrastructure Australia

Associate Professor Colin Duffield has been appointed to the new board of Infrastructure Australia, the Federal Government’s independent statutory body with oversight on nationally significant infrastructure projects.

11 September 2014

Peter Bowtell to discuss Building Information Modelling at next Dean’s Public Lecture

Principal of ARUP Peter Bowtell will discuss how IT is reshaping the building and construction industry, at the next Melbourne School of Engineering Dean's Lecture, entitled "Building Information Modelling: Opportunities and Challenges for the Building Industry".

25 August 2014

Kickstart your career with Industry Based Learning in Engineering and IT

Engineering and IT students at Melbourne benefit from a range of Industry Based Learning and internship initiatives, allowing students to get a foot in the door with leading industry employers.

21 August 2014

Engineering and IT in high demand at Open Day

Thousands of future students and their families descended on the University of Melbourne this week to find out all about study options in Engineering and IT, as part of the University of Melbourne's Open Day.

20 August 2014

Vale Associate Professor Harold Richards AM

The Melbourne School of Engineering noted with deep respect the recent passing of Associate Professor Harold Richards AM, who was a great friend of the School over many decades.

31 July 2014

A Unique Full-Scale Experiment with Shallow Geothermal Energy

The Geothermal Group of the Department of Infrastructure Engineering at the University of Melbourne has recently completed the installation of a unique shallow geothermal energy experiment on the University Campus in Parkville.

31 July 2014

New Wet Labs provide world class experience for Masters students

For the first time in years, engineering Masters students at the University of Melbourne, have had the opportunity to get their hands dirty, while learning more about the consolidation of clayey soils, thanks to the recent refurbishment of the Melbourne School of Engineering’s (MSE) Wet Labs.

25 July 2014


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