Rector's Office

UNSW Canberra is a campus of the University of New South Wales located at the Australian Defence Force Academy in Canberra. UNSW Canberra endeavours to offer staff a rewarding experience and offers many opportunities and attractive benefits, including:
  • One of Australia’s leading research and teaching universities
  • Newly created position within Enterprise & Innovation
  • Support and enable UNSW research and commercialisation goals
Tuesday, 19 December, 2017

UNSW Canberra will alert the ACT government to its plans and financial requests for a potential expansion to Reid by the end of January next year.

Tuesday, 19 December, 2017

A Memorandum of Understanding has been signed with the ACT Government, bringing the University of New South Wales Canberra (UNSW Canberra) city campus one step closer to fruition.

Wednesday, 13 December, 2017

CANBERRA TIMES: When Tom Frame graduated from UNSW Canberra with a PhD 25 years ago, he questioned why his mother wanted to buy him a graduation gown, certain it would get one wear. But in "an unexpected blessing of a magnitude you really don't have an entitlement to hope for", the historian's 28-year-old daughter, Kelly, will graduate from UNSW Canberra with a PhD in English on Wednesday while wearing his robes.

Wednesday, 13 December, 2017

The University of New South Wales Canberra (UNSW Canberra) will be awarding an honorary doctorate to the late Major General Michael Clifford AM CSC at today’s degree conferral ceremony.

The University Council, noting the Major General’s eminent service to the community, resolved that it would be fitting if the degree of Doctor of the University honoris causa - the university’s highest honour - were to

be conferred on Major General Clifford.

At the time of his death, Major General Clifford was the senior advisor to the UNSW Canberra Rector Professor Michael Frater.

Wednesday, 13 December, 2017

“If you thought 50 years ago that a father and a daughter would have PhDs from something called UNSW Canberra it would have been a foreign language.”

That’s according to Professor Tom Frame, whose 28-year-old daughter, Kelly, celebrates her PhD graduation from UNSW Canberra on Wednesday.

It will be 25 years, nearly to the day, that Kelly’s father Tom completed the first history PhD at the university campus.

Monday, 27 November, 2017

Australia’s first national space mission design facility is officially being opened today by ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr at the University of New South Wales Canberra (UNSW Canberra).

UNSW Canberra Space director, Russell Boyce says the new Australian National Concurrent Design Facility (ANCDF) complements Australian National University's spacecraft test facilities and means Canberra now has the capability to develop space missions from start to finish.