Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - Mechanical

Engineering at Western

The future presents significant challenges for managing the environment, infrastructure and technology. The world needs innovative engineering, applied science and design strategies.

Get to experience areas like Civil, Construction, Electrical, Mechanical and Robotics and Mechatronics and then decide on your specialisation.

You can also apply your course knowledge to fascinating, real-world challenges, like Western's ongoing Solar Car project, Formula-SAE project and Unlimited Robotics Club.

Solar car project

Help design and build a sustainable electrical vehicle, and compete in the next World Solar Car Challenge.

Jay Manley graduated in Engineering (Robotics and Mechatronics) talks about the Solar Car Project.

Course structure

The course structure is outlined in our handbook. Here you can view all of the units (subjects) you will be studying.

Fees and delivery

Fees: Varies depending on units selected. View available units in our handbook. We have developed a student contribution fee calculator to help you work out what your contribution amount is per unit.

Student contribution calculator [XLS, 133 KB]

Delivery: On campus

Fees: AUD $31,440* 

Delivery: On campus

 

 

Start your unlimited journey today.

"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.

Industry recognition

Western’s Construction program has received provisional accreditation at the level of Professional Engineer.

Our Civil, Electrical, and Robotics and Mechatronics programs are fully accredited by Engineers Australia. The course is streamlined and can be completed in two years.

Industry experience

At the end of your third year, you will complete 12 weeks of work placement, so you emerge with real-world experience.

Robotics

Ever wanted to build or program a robot? Western’s Unlimited Robotics Club is for you.

Fab Lab

Gain access to a huge range of woodworking and metal workshops, laser cutting, CNC routers and fabrication equipment.

Apply now and start your unlimited journey.

Find your unlimited

A double-degree gives you the ultimate edge. Be at the forefront of your field. Achieve your unlimited potential.
 

The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (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 course 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 course past the normal finish date of the course 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 courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.