Impact far beyond the lab
As a university with an established reputation for innovation, Curtin excels in a diverse range of research areas that aim to make tomorrow better for people all over the world.
Two Curtin University students will take to the international stage at important United Nations events to pursue their passions for gender equality and the environment.
New Curtin research has revealed a marked increase in use of CT scans for injured patients in the emergency departments (ED) of Western Australian hospitals, raising concerns.
Applications will soon be open for students to live at Curtin University’s new on-campus accommodation from next year, marking a new era of Australian on-campus living for students.
A smart microchip that monitors the health of much-loved pets and high-value livestock – believed to be the first of its kind in the world – has been named a winner at the Curtinnovation…
What makes junk food advertising so successful and how can these messages be counteracted?
What’s the holdup with energy utilities transitioning from coal-fired power to clean energy?
What’s the likelihood of a mass extinction event happening in our lifetime?
Launched on 29 August, Curtin University’s Binar-1 CubeSat satellite will provide easy access to space for students, researchers and industry.
Our faculties are not only home to teaching and learning, but also outstanding research. Discover more.
Business and Law
The Faculty of Business and Law’s research provides solutions for industry, opportunities for research collaborations and support for research students.
The Faculty of Health Sciences researchers conduct cross-disciplinary research between schools, industry groups, cooperative research centres, institutes and units. We have areas of research strength in cancer, ageing, autism, diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
The Faculty of Humanities research is increasingly important as the world experiences a shift to digital technology and rapid advances in health and science raise social questions and concerns around ethics, culture and rights.
Science and Engineering
Underpinning the Faculty of Science and Engineering Research are strong partnerships with industry, business and government, which result in outcomes that greatly benefit the broader local, national and global community.
Connect with us to explore the many ways you can work with Curtin research to make a difference.