Division of Enterprise

It is the fresh perspective found through collaboration with new partners that is an essential part of finding unique solutions to the challenges our society is now facing. ​

The Division of Enterprise takes an active role in fostering innovation and furthering knowledge exchange ensuring the translation of discoveries into social and environmental benefit in partnership with industry, government and community. 

What do we do?

Work with us

Help us create a brighter future, partner with UNSW and benefit from access to the University’s world-class technologies, talent and facilities. Through partnership with industry, government and our communities together we will achieve social progress and economic prosperity.

Contract Research

We support government, large corporate, SMEs and community partners with R&D

Collaborative Research

We attract more 3rd party and govt funding than any other Australian University


Over 2000 areas of expertise.
We manage over 900 expert opinion cases per year


Over 600 active technologies.
With the right partner, support and investment our discoveries can change the world


+260 startups and +520 teams
supported in 2020 with over 9,000 participants attending MCIC events and workshops.


5028+ digital badges
issued for MCIC Foundations.
We have the largest network of connected makerspaces in Australia
Founders UNSW startup

Entrepreneurship @ UNSW

Supporting Entrepreneurship is a strategic priority for UNSW.
We offer Australia's most comprehensive on-campus entrepreneurship program. 

As Australia's leading entrepreneurial university, we aim to prepare our students, staff and alumni for success through the development of entrepreneurial skills and confidence and through access to a specialist Founders program.

We aim to build a creative and resourceful generation of forward-thinking, wealth-creating, environmentally conscious and socially engaged individuals.

Find out how through the next generation of startups and their stories or hear more about the services, support and opportunities to get involved in the latest UNSW Founders news.

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