Information for Engineering Careers

Aeronautical Engineering

When you graduate with your four year, specialised Aeronautical Engineering (Honours) degree, you will be qualified to begin working immediately as an accredited engineer in aeronautical engineering.

This degree is accredited by Engineers Australia, and under the Washington Accord you will be able to work as an engineer internationally in many countries including the US, UK, Canada, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia and Singapore.

You might…

Design, build, maintain or manufacture aeroplanes and helicopters, design and operate unmanned aerial vehicles or wind turbines, or conduct research in the aerospace or energy sector.

…while working for…

Satellite companies, airlines, energy companies or civil and military aerospace organisations. You might also work in the space industry, in defence or as a consultant to both sectors. Renowned companies in these sectors include Boeing, Airbus and Qantas.

You will…

Enjoy a dynamic working environment at the forefront of new technology, with opportunities to work and travel overseas or start your own business.


Civil Engineering

When you graduate with your four year, specialised Civil Engineering (Honours) degree, you will be qualified to begin working immediately as an accredited engineer in civil engineering.

This degree is accredited by Engineers Australia, and under the Washington Accord you will be able to work as an engineer internationally in many countries including the US, UK, Canada, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia and Singapore.

You might…

Investigate, plan, design and manage projects, in the office or in the field.

…while working for…

Specialist consulting firms, construction companies, large public companies, government organisations that construct, manage and maintain public utilities, or financial and management consultancies.

You will…

Enjoy a dynamic working environment at the forefront of new technology, with opportunities to work and travel overseas or start your own business.


Electrical Engineering

When you graduate with your four year, specialised Electrical Engineering (Honours) degree, you will be qualified to begin working immediately as an accredited engineer in electrical engineering.

This degree is accredited by Engineers Australia, and under the Washington Accord you will be able to work as an engineer internationally in many countries including the US, UK, Canada, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia and Singapore.

You might…

Design, build, maintain or manufacture telecommunications, biomedical or computational systems.

…while working for…

Telecommunications or biomedical firms, electricity authorities or large private industrial groups such as Thales, Alstom, BHP, Boeing Australia, Honeywell, Dolby Australia, IBM and Google. You might also work in defence or as a consultant.

You will…

Enjoy a dynamic working environment at the forefront of new technology, with opportunities to work and travel overseas or start your own business.

Mechanical Engineering


When you graduate with your four year, specialised Mechanical Engineering (Honours) degree, you will be qualified to begin working immediately as an accredited engineer in mechanical engineering.

This degree is accredited by Engineers Australia, and under the Washington Accord you will be able to work as an engineer internationally in many countries including the US, UK, Canada, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia and Singapore.

You might…

Develop, design, construct and improve mechanical systems such as biomedical devices, automatic control systems, environmental pollution control devices, clean combustion, underwater exploration and space vehicles.

…while working for…

Small start‑ups or large corporations like Google, Honeywell, Boeing, Lockheed Martin Corporation, Ford or Rio Tinto.

You will…

Enjoy a dynamic working environment at the forefront of new technology, with opportunities to work and travel overseas or start your own business.