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NAIDOC Week 7-14 July

Drawing from the ECU Collection, Boola Moorditj Boordiya (Many Strong Leaders) honours Noongar elders, leaders and ancestors pivotal in shaping Noongar art into what it is today.

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Creative thinkers made here.
Creative thinkers made here.

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ECU City is taking shape

The state-of-the-art ECU City is set to reshape the heart of the CBD. Perth's first comprehensive city-based university campus will be a dynamic landmark and an incredible place to learn, work and enjoy when it opens in late 2025.

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ECU has a vibrant research community, actively supporting our student and staff researchers. We continually seek opportunities to collaborate with other universities and to work with organisations and businesses to commercialise research outcomes. Learn more about research at ECU.

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World-Class Research

ECU research aims to transform the lives of people in global communities. Our work focuses on four themes that recognise our collective expertise and our progressive view of the world.

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Blue carbon economy

ECU research into greenhouse gas absorption by Australian coastal ecosystems.

Changing the future of plastic recycling

New research from ECU Associate Professor Amir Razmjou is developing a new generation of membranes from recycled PVC that will allow the processing of wastewater, minerals, and even lithium.

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ECU and CSIRO unlock the value of research

ECU recently held the Idea to Collaboration workshop as part of CSIRO's ON Innovation Program, which brought together a diverse group of academics with a shared goal of exploring how their research can address real-world issues through a customer-centric, design-thinking approach.

Indigenous recognition

ECU respects the Noongar people, the traditional custodians of the land on which our campuses are built. We're also committed to developing our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and staff.

Our commitment to Indigenous Australians

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At ECU, we provide much more than just a workplace. Here it’s a place where you can be inspired to achieve great things, a place where you can collaborate and work with other enthusiastic and committed people.


ECU has partnerships with many industry groups. We collaborate with all sizes of businesses, including start-ups, not-for-profits and community organisations, government agencies and large corporates.