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With our interconnected degrees in Engineering, ICT and Industrial Design, you can pursue exciting opportunities in diverse areas and learn how to address humanity’s global goals and challenges. This program covers all major engineering domains, so you get to experience what they’re like before deciding on your major.
Note: At the Sydney City campus, this program is available for full-time study only, and only in the majors Civil, Electrical and Mechanical.
Not all subjects are available on all campuses. Please refer to our handbook for more information.
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 major.
You can also apply your program 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.
The program structure is outlined in our handbook. Here you can view all of the subjects you will be studying.
Fees and delivery
Fees: Varies depending on subjects selected. View available subjects in our handbook.
For further information on University fees, please visit Fees and University Costs.
Delivery: On campus
Fees: AUD $33,040*
Delivery: On campus
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As an Engineering graduate with a major in Civil Engineering, you can look forward to career opportunities in:
- Construction engineering
- Structural design
- Project management
- Renewable energy systems
- Robotic and mechatronic engineering
Engineering Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the engineering and technical operations of organisations.
Performs and supervises engineering work concerned with the design, development, manufacture, maintenance and modification of aircraft for flight.
Telecommunications Engineering Professionals design, construct, install, service and support telecommunications equipment, systems and facilities.
Electrical Engineers design, develop and supervise the manufacture, installation, operation and maintenance of equipment, machines and systems for the generation, distribution, utilisation and control of electric power.
Applies knowledge and methodology of physics, engineering, mathematics, computing, physical chemistry and materials science to problems in biology and the treatment and prevention of human disease
Mining Engineers plan and direct the engineering aspects of locating and extracting minerals, petroleum and natural gas from the earth.
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 program is streamlined and can be completed in two years.
At the end of your third year, you will complete 12 weeks of work placement, so you emerge with real-world experience.
Ever wanted to build or program a robot? Western’s Unlimited Robotics Club is for you.
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.
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A double-degree gives you the ultimate edge. Be at the forefront of your field. Achieve your unlimited potential.
Further study options
*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.