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.
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With our renowned research expertise, multidisciplinary networks and specialised facilities, we’re ready to partner with you to explore new ideas, take industry into the future and create positive change.
The Commercialisation team at Curtin works with researchers, investors and industry partners to take Curtin innovations, assess their commercial potential and find the best ways of bringing them to market.
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Three public artworks installed at Curtin University’s new Exchange precinct capture WA’s unique history, from ancient Noongar songlines to the State’s diverse geology.
Curtin University students have joined forces with industry to help solve sustainability challenges on fast fashion, renewable energy, water management and the circular economy.
Curtin University is proud to be leading the way in the State Government’s roadmap to decarbonising Western Australia through integrated mineral carbonation.
BASF to catalyse passion for science amongst primary school children in Western Australia with two BASF Kids’ Lab events
BASF, the world’s leading chemical company, will once again partner with Curtin to ignite interest in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) subjects amongst primary school…
We have medications to treat most human diseases and impairments, why not hearing loss?
English has cemented its place as the world’s lingua franca, with 2 billion speakers. Will it remain a global language in the future?
Early intervention is critical to treating neurodevelopmental disorders, like cerebral palsy. But just how early can we diagnose them?
How will our resource use and mining operations change as we move towards a sustainable, decarbonised future?
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.