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Iven Mareels and Stan Skafidas in Engineers Australia’s Top 100

Dean of Engineering, Professor Iven Mareels and Centre for Neural Engineering Director, Professor Stan Skafidas have been named in Engineers Australia's Top 100 Most Influential Engineers for 2015.

29 June 2015

Student guest post: A summer internship at Frazer-Nash Consultancy

Student Ambassador and Master of Engineering (Electrical) student Zhiyuan Li has completed a summer internship at a leading international engineering consultancy. In this blog post, Zhiyuan shares some of his experiences working in a professional environment as an intern.

23 June 2015

A new space race is on to bring the internet to the whole world

Professor Thas Ampalavanapillai Nirmalathas from the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering describes how the race is on to get billions of people connected to the internet via a global network of satellites.

22 June 2015

Shaping an Indigenous future in Engineering

Australian Universities are uniting in their commitment to greater representation of Indigenous Australians in engineering. The Partners for Pathways project aims to create scholarships and devise strategies to promote pathways into engineering and remove barriers to entry for Indigenous and other students who do not have the STEM prerequisites.

17 June 2015

Engineering children towards new technologies

Engaging school children in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) will start early at the University of Melbourne with over 300 primary school students visiting the Melbourne School of Engineering over two days.

11 June 2015

Crossy Road wins Apple Design Award

Crossy Road, an app co-created Master of Engineering (Software) student Andy Sum, has been awarded the Apple Design Award at this year's WWDC Conference.

9 June 2015

Victoria takes the lead in addressing Australia’s growing need for bioinformatics expertise and talent

Victoria will host a state-of-the-art bioinformatics resource hub following a joint agreement between the University of Melbourne and EMBL Australia, through funding from Bioplatforms Australia.

1 June 2015

The Technical Advance: The ANZAC Centenary Lectures

Join Dean of Engineering Professor Iven Mareels and a panel of experts as they discuss the demands WWI put on the scientific community with Maxine McKew.

27 May 2015

Which IT course is best for you?

If you’re thinking about graduate study in IT, the University of Melbourne is Australia’s leading institution for Engineering and Technology. The University of Melbourne is ranked number 1 in Australia and number 13 in the world for Computer Science and Information Systems, according to the QS World University Rankings by subject for 2015.

25 May 2015

Promising startups bound for glory with the Melbourne Accelerator Program

Eight student and alumni entrepreneurial teams have been given a headstart in the competitive global startup world thanks to The Melbourne Accelerator Program's 2015 Fellowships.

18 May 2015


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