College of Physical Sciences and Engineering

The College of Physical Sciences and Engineering comprises of seven academic Schools working together to find sustainable solutions to some of the world’s most pressing challenges. Our interdisciplinary approach facilitates research and teaching innovation and excellence, industrial engagement and societal impact.

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Study

Choose from courses tailored to suit your interests and career ambitions.

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Research

Our world-leading research is recognised for its quality and impact.

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International

Our diverse international community drives our teaching and research excellence.

News

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Complex plants were first to conquer land

16 February 2018

Surprising new findings suggest a complete rethink of the evolution of land plants on Earth

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New staff bring broad range of skills and interests

16 February 2018

Three new staff members bring a range of expertise to the School of Engineering.

Grant win

15 February 2018

Community project moves to next phase thanks to funding boost