Associate Degree in Engineering

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Engineer your career

The Associate Degree in Engineering provides students with the opportunity to select a major in either: civil, electrical, mechanical or robotic & mechatronic engineering.

All majors are designed to develop a strong grounding in engineering science and the principles underlying the field of expertise, ensuring that the knowledge and skills learned are transferable across different applications and situations.

Students who successfully complete the Associate Degree in Engineering receive guaranteed entry into the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) at Western Sydney University with up to 120 Credit Points (1.5 years).

Program structure

The program structure is outlined in our handbook. Here you can view all of the subjects you will be studying.

Related Programs:

This program is available to domestic students only. International students should see one of the following programs:

Fees and delivery

Fees: Varies depending on subjects selected. View available subjects in our handbook.

For more information, see: Domestic Program Fees

Delivery: Online

This program is available to domestic students only.



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"Engineering is a subject that provides you with excellent career opportunities and insight into how the world around you works."

— Syhra Fieck. Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) Civil.

College Pathways and Associate Degree in Engineering

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*The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the program (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their program based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their program past the normal finish date of the program will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its programs between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of programs for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.  

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