Monash University

Sustainability is about meeting the needs of today without compromising the ability of future generations to meet the needs of tomorrow. It is a balance between environmental protection, social justice, economic well-being and diversity.

Monash draws together researchers whose focus spans the environmental, engineering, social, and economic aspects of sustainability and is well placed to provide real solutions to global challenges.


Working with industry

Working principally through the Monash Sustainability Institute, Monash University is pioneering a range of partnerships with academia, industry, government and private institutions to find new solutions to today's sustainability challenges.

Contributing capabilities

Sustainability cuts across all disciplines and all faculties of the University, including:

  • Biodiversity
  • Weather and climate
  • Health
  • Social sustainability
  • Transport
  • Tourism
  • Waste
  • Environmental economics
  • Environmental law