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News • 30 Nov 2021

Australian research collaboration to deliver a step change for industry at the coming Western Sydney airport

The NUW Alliance – a grouping of four leading Australian universities, alongside partner, the University of Technology Sydney – will today launch its vision for a research collaboration to be centred on the Western Sydney Aerotropolis at the Advanced Manufacturing Research Facility.

Bradfield city centre aerial artists impression

News • 15 Jun 2021

State Government’s at-scale Bradfield investment to deliver a skills and research dividend for NSW

The NUW Alliance – a grouping of four leading Australian universities – welcomed news of the NSW Government’s $1.15 billion commitment to start building the Bradfield city centre, alongside the coming Western Sydney international airport.

Multiversity logo

News • 8 Jun 2021

Leading universities, TAFE NSW and industry giants will combine to train students in science and tech jobs of the future at Aerotropolis

The ‘Multiversity’ will today announce scholarships and launch course offerings that combine university and vocational education, and workplace training in an Australia-first model to support new jobs at the Western Sydney Aerotropolis.

Andy Marks Chief Executive Officer

News • 4 May 2021

Dr Andy Marks appointed NUW Alliance CEO

The NUW Alliance has appointed Dr Andy Marks as Chief Executive Officer to lead the next stage of major strategic initiatives secured by outgoing CEO, Matt Gijselman.

News • 24 Nov 2020

Alliance of four universities to deliver game changer in education

The University of Newcastle, UNSW Sydney and the University of Wollongong – acting together as the ‘NUW Alliance’ – last night announced Western Sydney University would be joining the Alliance as a joint venture partner to together lead a new approach to collaborative education and research.

News • 21 Nov 2020

NSW Government backs unique NUW Energy project by three of Australia’s leading universities

NUW Energy, an Australian-first collaboration of the best researchers from three leading universities, is working on finding the best solutions to Australia’s future energy needs and on ways to lower energy costs for households.

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News • 26 Sep 2020

Continuing the Productivity Conversation Green Paper

The future for NSW depends on the reforms we make today and the NSW Productivity Commission, following their earlier discussion paper, has released the Continuing the Productivity Conversation Green Paper.

Concept image of Western Sydney Aerotropolis

News • 12 Aug 2020

New joint education taskforce to drive economic recovery

Four of Australia’s leading universities and TAFE NSW today announced the formation of a joint taskforce to drive an education led economic recovery for Western Sydney.

News • 26 Sep 2019

Unlocking answers to the energy supply system of the future

An initiative has launched aimed at providing ways Australia can successfully integrate new energy technologies into the power grid.

Matt Gijselman

News • 4 Jun 2019

Matt Gijselman appointed NUW Alliance CEO

The NUW Alliance has warmly welcomed new CEO Matt Gijselman, as it looks to embed the advancesmade under outgoing CEO Bran Black.

NUW Alliance launch

News • 14 Jul 2017

NUW Alliance seeks community input to shape NSW’s future

NSW Premier, The Hon Gladys Berejiklian MP launches the NUW Alliance, as universities seek consultation on ways to solve the greatest challenges facing the state.


News • 30 May 2017

New university alliance targets smarter solutions for NSW

Finding solutions to the challenges facing communities in New South Wales will be the focus of an alliance of three of Australia’s leading universities, announced today.

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.