Research grants

Year after year, UNSW Law has consistently been among the most successful Australian law schools in attracting prestigious Australian Research Council (ARC) funding to support groundbreaking research.


Honours and Fellowships

We celebrate the achievements of our world-leading academics who receive distinguished national and international awards, invitations and honours in recognition of their contribution to legal research, practice and education.

Research grants

We continue to perform exceptionally well in the latest round of ARC grants.

Honours and Fellowships

Our academics regularly receive highly esteemed awards and prizes.

Academy of Social Sciences

10 Fellows

Australian Academy of Law

14 Fellows

Order of Australia


PhD Excellence Award

The annual PhD Excellence Award is given to candidates whose examiners recommended the conferral of a degree without any amendment. It acknowledges candidates who receive two As for their thesis.

Previous recipients

We have been recognising our high-achieving PhD candidates since 2013