engineering courses



Universities with Engineering or Applied Science faculties, departments or schools offer a wide range of disciplines at undergraduate bachelor or postgraduate, certificate, diploma, master, doctorate Ph.D degree research courses are listed below.

Browse through engineering specialization areas below for Australian universities offering degree courses :

  • Engineering – Various branches found here
  • Aerospace – Space and rocketry related
  • Aeronautical – Aircraft related
  • Biomedical  – often available as a major in Electrical, Electronic or Mechanical Engineering
  • Computer –  computer systems design with hardware focus
  • Chemical Engineering – design chemical plants, processes that manufacture chemicals etc
  • Civil, Structural – Building, bridges, towers, roads
  • Electronic – design and application of electronics
  • Electrical   – design and implementation of electrical systems such as power, electricity supply, motors,  machines, engines
  • Metallurgical Science, Materials -design and implementation of  metals, alloys and new materials
  • Mechatronic – design  and application of electro mechanical systems controlled by electronics and computers, related to robotics
  • Mining Engineering – design and implementation mining related equipment and systems
  • Mechanical  -design and implementation of mechanical equipment & instruments
  • Renewable, Sustainable Energy – design and implementation of non carbon  fuels such as wind, wave, solar, geothermal
  • Robotics & Automation – design and implementation of machines that replace tedious work done by humans
  • Solar Engineering – aka Photovoltaic, methods concerned with collecting and converting sunlight into useful energy
  • Software Engineering design and implementation of non application type software at Operating Systems level

Other specialisations of Engineering :

  • Genetic Engineering ( look under Biotechnology, Biochemistry or Molecular Biology )
  • Geo-technical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Maritime Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Manufacturing Engineering

For a peer discussion on Engineering  or Applied science related degree courses at top Australian universities, have a look at Bored of studies- forum. Engineering is often abbreviated as Eng, Engr, Engg.