Power BI

UNSW data visualisation tool

UNSW has adopted Power BI as its preferred data visualisation tool for administrative purposes. UPP is transitioning away from the use of Tableau to Power BI. 

Microsoft Power BI online training

Start your learning journey with this sequenced collection of courses, and understand the extensive and powerful capabilities of Microsoft Power BI.

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  Power BI Essential Training

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Discover how to quickly glean insights from your data using Power BI. This formidable set of business analytics tools—which includes the Power BI service, Power BI Desktop, and Power BI Mobile—can help you more effectively create and share impactful visualizations with others in your organisation.


Individuals who wish to undertake development work using Tableau will need to purchase a developer license and will be required to pay from their relevant business unit funds.

There are currently 2 types of licenses for Tableau:

  • Perpetual License - US$1,500 for the first year and US$300 per year thereafter
  • Subscription License - US$630 per year

Please note that you will be required to provide your business unit funding details for Tableau licenses.