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What will I learn?

This degree is designed for high achieving students to undertake advanced engineering topics and gain substantial research experience.

This course gives you the opportunity to work closely with an academic mentor to develop high-level research skills. The Bachelor of Engineering Advanced (Honours) follows the structure of the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours), with extension activities and alternative assessments designed to stimulate and realise your full academic potential.

You will complete 12 weeks of industrial experience, which is required at the end of the third year of studies. The Engineering Summer Placement program, available through our Cooperative Programs, offers high-achieving students the opportunity for paid placements.

This degree is exclusively for high-achieving students, and will continually challenge you to do even better and build on your academic success. Students in the Advanced degree program are automatically enrolled in The Academy, which offers interdisciplinary leadership programs, professional development, and local and international internship and engagement opportunities for students.

Course structure:

Students can choose one of the major:

Civil, Construction, Electrical, Mechanical, Robotics and Mechatronics

Your career:

As an Engineering graduate, you can look forward to career opportunities in:

Robotics design

Manufacturing and utilities

Water, roads and buildings

Commercial, medical and industrial product design

Product management, project management and consultancy

Industrial or residential development

Which department am I in?

School of Engineering, Design and Built Environment

CRICOS

063560B

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
A$33,000.00 (17,66,595) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

7 March 2022

Venue

Penrith Campus

Second Avenue,

KINGSWOOD,

New South Wales,

2747, SYDNEY, Australia

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
A$33,000.00 (17,66,595) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

7 March 2022

Venue

Western Sydney University

Parramatta South Campus,

Victoria Road,

RYDALMERE,

New South Wales,

2116, SYDNEY, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have Australian Year 12 Higher School Certificate in or outside Australia; International Baccalaureate in Australia; New Zealand National Certificate of Educational Achievement (NCEA), Level 3. English language requirements: IELTS (Academic version): 6.5 overall score, minimum 6.0 in each subtest; TOEFL internet-based score: Total score 82, Writing 21, Speaking 18, Reading 13, Listening 13; Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE): 58 overall; No communication skills less than 50.

For international students

Students must have Successful completion of Year 12 or an equivalent qualification.

English Language Requirements:

IELTS: 6.5 overall score (min 6.0 in each subtest); TOEFL internet-based score of 82: Writing 21, Speaking 18, Reading 13, Listening 13; Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE): 58 overall; No communication skills less than 50.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

Pathways options

Offered by this university

Western Sydney University offers below pathways courses for this subject

Offered by other partners

This university accepts pathways courses from
  • Western Sydney University The College
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