Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical and Electronic Engineering)
Launch your career in electronic design, power generation or communication technology, studying one of the largest and most in-demand areas of engineering.
The Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical and Electronic Engineering) will help you gain the practical and problem-solving skills needed to become an electrical or electronic engineer. Our engineering degree offers lab work and industry experience, ensuring you’re job-ready when you graduate.
You can specialise in telecommunications, power systems or embedded systems. These are areas that need qualified professionals, and there is a high demand for our graduates.
Electrical and electronic engineers work in these areas:
- electricity generation and distribution
- smart-grid design – communication, control, and automation technologies
- renewable energy systems – designing photovoltaic, wind and biomass systems
- electricity supply work – power systems analysis, protection, operations, reliability, maintenance, and management
- electronic equipment design
- industrial manufacturing plants and substation management
- communications infrastructure design – for telephones, radio, TV and the internet
- microprocessor-based embedded systems – design and programming
Footscray Park Campus is next to parklands along the Maribyrnong River, a short walk from Footscray Station. Footscray is one of Melbourne’s multicultural hubs, only 10 minutes by train from the city. The campus has restaurants and cafes, learning commons, world-class sports science facilities, a bookshop, and a pool and gym. It hosts many of our degree and postgraduate courses, including in business, sport, youth and community work, science, engineering and education.
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Minimum English Language Requirements
|English Level Description||IELTS (1.0 -9.0)||TOEFL IBT (0-120)||TOEFL CBT (0-300)||PTE (10-90)|
|Extremely Limited||< 4||< 31||< 93||< 30|
Job Opportunity Potential
VU’s electronic and electrical engineering graduates are recognised in the industry as accredited engineers with the skills to develop creative and innovative solutions to engineering problems. Through laboratory experimentation and work placements, you’ll gain the practical knowledge and ability to hit the ground running.
- electrical engineer
- electronic engineer
- communications engineer
- power engineer
- telecommunications engineer
- embedded software engineer
ORGANISATIONS EMPLOYING ELECTRONIC & ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING GRADUATES
Graduates can find employment in a diverse range of industries including robotics, renewable energy, transport, telecommunications, manufacturing and bioengineering.
- 2 years
Admission Requirement / Eligibility Criteria
Completion of an Australian Senior Secondary Certificate (VCE or equivalent) including Units 3 and 4:
- a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English (or equivalent).
- Units 3 and 4 with a study score of 20 in Mathematics (any) (or equivalent).
- Completion of an Australian Advanced Diploma or Diploma (or equivalent).
ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT
- IELTS (or equivalent): Overall score or 6.0 (with no band less than 6.0 in Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking).
- Completion of a Foundation course or equivalent.
- Course Code: 084874K
- Course Type: Full Time
- Course Level: Bachelors/UG Degree
- Duration: 04 Year
Total Tuition Fee:
Annual Cost of Living: 21041 AUD
Application Fee: N/A
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