Faculty of Science and Information Technology

Our researchThe Faculty of Science and Information Technology is a world-class centre for scientific and technology research and innovation. Through our strong discipline-based research and active inter-disciplinary engagement, both nationally and internationally, we are at the forefront of research and development in a broad range of fields.

Recently, Faculty subject areas of environmental science and information technology have been ranked within the top 200 in the 2014 QS World subject rankings*, with geography ranked in the top 100.

Our research strengths lie in the key areas of industry and infrastructure, sustainability and the environment, health and wellbeing as well as communication and information technology.

Read more about research in the Faculty of Science and Information Technology.


International partnerships

International partnerships 

We welcome international students to study at the Faculty of Science and Information Technology. Our academics compete on the global stage for research funds and awards. Most of our lecturers are internationally recognised researchers and some are in the top 200 of their field in the world.

Merit Pathway

Merit Pathway

Are you a high achieving science student? If so the Merit Pathway in the Bachelor of Science degree may be for you. This program is designed for passionate students looking for opportunities and challenges beyond the standard undergraduate science degree.

*The QS World University Rankings by Subject are based on surveys of 90,000 academics and graduate employers, alongside research citations and research impact.

For this fourth edition of the QS World University Rankings by Subject, QS evaluated more than 3,000 universities and ranked more than 800 institutions in total. Sixty-eight million citations were analysed and QS verified the provision of 8,391 programs. More information about QS is available at www.topuniversities.com.