Explore our Engineering courses

Choose Engineering at Swinburne

Engineers look to our future, and work hard to make it possible, today. 

That’s why we offer engineering courses and engineering degrees across software, telecommunications, product design engineering, civil engineering, mechanics, robotics and more. 

Each one of our engineering degrees offers critical, hands-on experience — and are accredited by Engineering Australia and the Australian Computer Society. You'll learn specialised engineering skills and competencies formally recognised by Engineers Australia. Build on your practical application knowledge and explore our Smart Structures Laboratory — the only one of its type in Australia — designed to test large-scale civil, mechanical, aerospace and mining engineering components and systems right here on our Hawthorn campus.

Browse TAFE, undergraduate and postgraduate engineering courses from our study disciplines to find detailed course information, application dates, engineering ATAR scores, fees, entry requirements and more. 

Learn more about how Swinburne students meet Engineers Australia Competencies

Why study with us?

Top 100 globally for civil engineering*

Top 200 globally for mechanical engineering#

Our Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) has a common first year^

Top 200 globally for engineering and technology^^

Engineering study guide

Engineering study guide

Courses that prepare you drive innovation in software, telecommunications, product design engineering, civil engineering, mechanics, robotics and more.
How to become an engineer with Swinburne

How to become an engineer with Swinburne

See how Swinburne’s courses can lead you to your ideal career in engineering.
Engineering student projects

Student projects

At Swinburne, we prepare you for work by connecting you with industry before you graduate.

Get a taste of our courses

How to engineer yourself a spot on a racing team

Make your own race car

If you see yourself building and racing your own car, you’ll like what our students are creating.

*2019 Academic Ranking of World Universities

#2019 Academic Ranking of World Universities 

^See which of the ten majors you prefer, then specialise from second year

^^2020 THE World University Rankings

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    Work Integrated Learning

    Swinburne guarantees real industry experience in all our bachelor degrees in the form of placements, internships or industry-linked projects. Find out more about Swinburne's Work Integrated Learning (WIL) programs.