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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 University of Melbourne celebrates the brave new world of 3D printing

The University of Melbourne will once again host an exciting array of 3D printers and innovative research projects as part of the 2014 3D Printing Showcase, this Friday and Saturday.

10 September 2014

Most G20 Whistleblower laws inadequate

The whistleblower protection laws of most G20 countries would not adequately shield government and corporate employees who report corruption, fraud and other wrongdoing, a new report released today has found.

10 September 2014

Making videogames more fun … for the audience

You might think watching other people play videogames is boring, but researchers at the Microsoft Centre for Social Natural User Interfaces (SocialNUI) at the University of Melbourne say it does not have to be this way.

10 September 2014

CEET wins prestigious Victorian Industry Partnerships award

University of Melbourne and Alcatel-Lucent researchers helping to deliver energy efficient telecommunications networks have been recognised by the Victorian government for their Excellence in Innovation in Industry Partnerships.

10 September 2014

Breaking myths about the robotics revolution

Dr Denny Oetomo, from the Department of Mechanical Engineering, has spoken to Business Spectator about a recent YouTube video that posits a future where robots will take over our jobs, arguing that the logic is flawed.

5 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


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