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What will I learn?

Civil engineers design, build and maintain the infrastructure that underpins modern life. They make sure bridges, roads, railways and water channels meet the needs of our society in a sustainable way.

Arts complements this area with diverse studies in social and cultural fields. You’ll graduate as an innovative thinker and powerful communicator with a competitive edge in the job market.

Students commencing in July may have a slightly limited selection of courses.

What will you do?

Learn about geotechnical engineering, construction, and operation systems.
Pursue areas of interest matched to your career goals from South Australia’s widest range of arts majors.
Study structural design and mechanics in depth.
Undertake practical projects and work on real-world simulations.
Complete an eight-week practical engineering experience.

Career Readiness

The Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Civil) provides graduates with the technical knowledge and skills for rewarding careers across a range of specialist areas. The degree is highly regarded by employers, and demand for civil engineers is expected to grow. Civil engineers work in a wide variety of sectors, including: consulting engineering, construction, civil engineering, transport, communications infrastructure, and project management.

Industry Placement

As part of the engineering degree, students are required to complete eight weeks of approved practical experience.

Assessment

Assessment can vary from course to course and can include a combination of class work, tutorials, assignments, laboratory work, quizzes, project work and exams.

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences

CRICOS

097238J

Study options

Full Time (5 years)

Tuition fees
A$44,500.00 (23,82,227) per year
COVID-19 OFFSHORE STUDY FEE REBATE: All continuing and commencing international students who are studying offshore and unable to travel to Australia due to border restrictions may be eligible for the rebate of up to 20%.

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

Start date

Expected March, July 2022

Venue

The University of Adelaide (UoA)

North Terrace Campus,

UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE,

South Australia,

5005, ADELAIDE, Australia

Entry requirements

For international students

Successful completion of an Australian year 12 qualification with a minimum pass in an accepted English language subject.

English Language Requirements

IELTS: Overall 6.5 (Reading 6, Listening 6, Speaking 6, Writing 6); TOEFL: Internet-based: Total score of 79 with a minimum of 21 in Writing, 18 in Speaking and 13 in Reading and Listening; TOEFL Paper-based: Total score of 577 with a minimum of 4.5 in the Test of Written English (TWE); Pearsons: Overall 58 (Reading 50, Listening 50, Speaking 50, Writing 50); Cambridge: Overall 176 (Reading 169, Listening 169, Speaking 169, Writing 169).

Application deadline: Dec 01 for Semester 1.

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

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