Student Resources

For advice or information, you can visit MyUNSW, Student Support, the Science Student Centre or you can contact the School directly. We have also included some useful information below:

Course Outlines

Click on the link above to download current semester information specific to each Materials Science and Engineering course.

Course Planning

  • Academic Plan (declaration of major/minor)
  • Course enrolment
  • Discontinuation without failure
  • Overload
  • Program Leave
  • Program Transfers
  • Timetable Clash Approval

Exams and Assessments

  • Academic misconduct
  • Academic standing
  • Exam conduct
  • Rescheduling exams on religious grounds
  • Special Consideration

Other useful links:

UNSW Email - how we contact you

Your UNSW student email address ( is the University's official means of communication with you. You should check this email regularly and/or have it forwarded to your personal email account. Using the excuse "I did not check my student email", or similar, for missing important information or key dates will not be accepted. Students can assign an alias to the email address if they prefer.