School for Electrical and Mechanical Engineering

Building a more secure, sustainable society through world-class research and teaching.

Our culturally diverse School encompasses the disciplines of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering.

Our world-class scholars, alumni, and students push the boundaries of engineering and science – inventing new technologies, launching successful startups, managing technology companies – positively impacting society in South Australia, the nation, and beyond. 

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Research and collaboration

HDR opportunities

Expand your industry connections and discipline-specific skills with one of four PhD and Masters-level research degrees.  

HDR opportunities

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Learn from our world-renowned researchers and academics to make innovative discoveries in one of the world's most pioneering environments.  

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State-of-the-art facilities

Access cutting-edge research centres and facilities to make breakthroughs in engineering and science.  


Latest news

Symposium brings together world leading experts in ultra-high power lasers to drive innovation

The DualTech Ultrashort Pulsed Lasers (USPL) Group ran two-day symposium to drive innovation within this multi-billion-dollar industry. Joined by prestigious industry partners, UoA is becoming a hub for this technology.

Students race through the outback to support a sustainable future

University of Adelaide students will race through the outback in a specially designed solar-powered vehicle – which they built themselves – as part of the world’s biggest solar challenge event, charting a route from Darwin to Adelaide this October.


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