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The quality, impact and volume of Curtin’s research activity continues to grow, delivering high-impact research outcomes both locally and internationally.

Curtin-Aberdeen PhD scholarships now open

The Aberdeen-Curtin Alliance offers you the opportunity to undertake a collaborative PhD at Curtin and the University of Aberdeen in Scotland. The program offers projects in a range of focus areas including engineering and energy, health, and business. View projects.

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Central to our research are our partnerships with local, national and global industry, providing opportunities for our researchers to develop solutions to real-world problems.

Areas of focus

Our research has wide-ranging impact for industry, business and our environment. Learn about our four main areas of research.

IP Commercialisation

We help our researchers make the leap from innovative research project to viable commercial venture.

Conducting research

The Office of Research and Development facilitates all aspects of research, encompassing the areas of research support, services and integrity.

Australia Asia-Pacific Institute

The Australia Asia-Pacific Institute conducts research across a range of socio-economic, economic, political and environmental issues which provides collaborative, cross-disciplinary outcomes.

Find out more about the AAPI

School of Built Environment

The School of Built Environment provides an inspiring and progressive learning space for students studying architectural sciences.

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Curtin University is ranked in the top 1% of universities

Curtin is ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide and is number 10 in Australia in the highly regarded Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2017.

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