University of Technology Sydney
At UTS, our research responds to the big questions. We’ve got a growing reputation for future-focused research in emerging disciplines, with a focus on five theme areas: health, data science, sustainability, future work and industry and social futures. From questions of technological disruption to the future of health care, big data and new ways of working, we’re delivering real solutions to the challenges of today – and tomorrow. We’re collaborative too – we work closely with industry and academic partners across the globe to drive meaningful change in the world around us.
Key Research Areas
- Future Industries
Top 5 Research Centres
- Australian Artificial Intelligence Institute
- Centre for Autonomous Systems
- Centre for Health Economics Research and Evaluation
- Centre for Technology in Water and Wastewater
- Climate Change Cluster
- Institute for Biomedical Materials and Devices
The University of Technology Sydney has more than 50 Research Centres and Institutes.
Top 5 Research Achievements
- #1 for research impact in Australia, with 80% of research areas rated high impact 100% of research in the broad fields of research at world standard or above
- #1 rated young university in Australia
GOstralia! Research Centre Scholarships
The University of Technology Sydney in collaboration with the GOstralia! Research Centre awards two exclusive PhD-Scholarships for 2021/2022.
Endeavour Postgraduate Awards
Endeavour Postgraduate Awards are funded by the Australian Government and managed by the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), and offer internationally competitive, merit-based scholarship funding for high achieving international students from the Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Europe and the Americas. The awards cover both living allowance and tuition fees. Students from all disciplines are welcome to apply.
Government and UTS
International Research Training Program scholarship (IRTP)
Funded by the Australian Government, Department of Education and Training, the International Research Training Program Scholarship (IRTP) is open to highly ranked, newly commencing Doctoral Research Degree students who demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and research potential.
International Research Scholarships (IRS)
International Research Scholarships are open to highly ranked research students who demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and research potential. This scholarship covers tuition fees for a period of three years for Doctoral candidates, and two years for Master’s by Research candidates.
UTS President’s Scholarship (UTSP)
UTS President’s Scholarships are open to highly ranked research students who demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and research potential.
Sammy Pfeiffer, PhD in Robotics
“A PhD at UTS is a big opportunity to join a big and growing research community with access to a lot of resources. UTS has very modern facilities and an enviable contact network. There are scholarships and opportunities to continue your professional career in or out of academia. Also UTS resides in a very cosmopolitan and modern city with both the coast and the mountain very close.”