University of Wollongong

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - Electrical Engineering

University of Wollongong
Institution rating
4.3
Duration
4 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
On-campus
Next start date
February

Why study this course

Electrical Engineering focuses on electrical and electronic devices and systems, computer systems, telecommunications, control and electrical power engineering. Electrical engineers play a vital role in renewable energy generation, heavy industry and manufacturing installations, robotics and automation, mining and electrical power distribution. Students will study a common first year allowing them to learn more about engineering and its different fields before deciding which discipline to study. The common first year provides students with sound fundamentals in mathematics, statistics, physics, chemistry, computing, engineering science and communication, mechanics, materials and fluids. Students then focus on their chosen major study from second year. 

Recognition

Graduates are admitted, on application, to the grade of Graduate Membership of Engineers Australia.

Entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent; OR
  • Completion of a Certificate IV or higher; OR
  • Completion of at least half a year of a Bachelor degree

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Wollongong

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit University of Wollongong's website to find out more about your study options.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether the institution offers subsidies, concessions, or government loans and your eligibility to receive them
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit University of Wollongong's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, University of Wollongong can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.

Work placement

Work placement gives you invaluable real-life skills, so you graduate ready to step into a job.

In this course students are provided with a 12-week hands-on industry placement. 


Visit University of Wollongong's website to find out more about credit, RPL, or work placement.

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Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - Electrical Engineering
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Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) (Honours)University of Wollongong
Graduation date2014
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
Teachers had industrial experience that helped teach real world examples. Very close engineering community in the university with lots of support
The student would recommend this course to a friend, colleague or relative
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Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - Electrical Engineering

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  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
  • Support with sourcing placements
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Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - Electrical Engineering