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Research at Curtin

New alliance to transform health care delivery in country WA

WA Country Health Service (WACHS) and Curtin University have joined forces to transform the way healthcare is delivered for people living in rural, remote and regional Western Australia.

Research at Curtin

Curtin satellite makes first contact

The Binar-1 CubeSat has made contact with ground control at Curtin.

Research at Curtin

Curtin and ANU team up to power Australia’s mineral future

The two universities will combine expertise in characterisation, education and training.

Research areas

Explore our research areas of expertise and how Curtin research makes a difference.

Higher degrees by research

Browse PhD programs and other research degrees, and learn about scholarships and application procedures.

Our researchers

Find a researcher or HDR supervisor, explore eResearch tools, and discover how we support our researchers.

Centres, institutes and facilities

Explore our agile environment where research and discovery abound.

Faculty research

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.

Health Sciences

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.