The Faculty of Health, Engineering and Science is ECU’s largest and most diverse faculty, offering a wide range of degree programs that are informed by its extensive research portfolio. Our faculty maintains strong links with industry and engages with communities in the local, national and international arenas. Our state-of-the-art facilities ensure students and researchers have access to the latest equipment used in their field.
The Faculty of Health, Engineering and Science offers a wide range of popular degree programs across the following study areas:
Investigating ballet dancers' bone health to understand the long associate risk of bone stress injury.
Researchers develop a cost effective means to make bricks from iron ore tailings.
World first trial in cancer patients with bone metastatic disease published.
"ECU showed me how to put my knowledge into practice."
Exercise and Sports Science and Exercise Science and Rehabilitation Graduate
"My real-world skills allow me to make unreal computer games!"
Computer Science graduate
Our faculty is committed to high quality research that contributes positively to our society. We aim to develop practical solutions to current problems. Housing two of the University’s research institutes and eight research centres, our research is centred around five areas of research strength: Health and Wellness, Environment and Sustainability, Engineering and ICT Photonics, Security, and Society.