Be part of the next revolution in technology

Quantum is not just inspiration for superhero and science fiction movies. From space exploration to improving health outcomes and drug delivery, quantum science could change technology as we know it.  

The huge potential of the technology is spurring a rapidly growing industry, with the national science agency, CSIRO, expecting Australia's quantum technology industry to generate over $4 billion annual revenue and support 16,000 new jobs by 2040. As home to one of the world’s largest concentrations in quantum expertise, Sydney will play a crucial role in the sector’s growth.

Many of the world's best researchers, startups and companies in quantum are now on the lookout for talent to undertake research and develop new technologies and applications. Below you'll find plenty of info to help you find your way to an exciting career in quantum. Check out:

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Career stories

Sydney hosts many of the world’s leading researchers and innovators in quantum science and technology. Check out the career journeys of these quantum experts, and hear their advice for others looking to enter the field — on our website and in Careers with STEM magazine's Quantum special.

How to get there: programs and courses 

Our programs and scholarships can prepare you for an exciting career in quantum technology.  

You can study and undertake research with leading quantum experts at our partner universities: Macquarie University, UNSW Sydney, the University of Sydney,  and the University of Technology Sydney.  Course offerings cover all areas of quantum science and technology – from developing new sensors through to communication technologies and of course computing, both on the hardware and software sides.

Below are a few of the pathways and programs on offer to support you on your journey towards a career in quantum.

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