Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology

Department of Civil and Construction Engineering


Our civil and construction engineering courses combine strong theoretical foundations with a practical, real-world focus, to give you the confidence and skills to apply your knowledge to the workplace.

Our civil engineering courses give you the technical expertise and management skills needed to plan, design, construct and maintain infrastructure. Our construction courses provide a comprehensive understanding of design, improvement and management, preparing you for a future in building and civil structures.

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Industry testimonial

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"Acciona Geotech wholeheartedly supports Swinburne’s Work Integrated Learning program and acknowledges the quality of Swinburne’s civil engineering programs as being both practical and relevant to industry. Thanks to the diversity and robustness of Swinburne’s courses, students quickly find their feet and undertake real work and add value in a very short period of time.”

Dene Macleod
Business Improvement Manager, ACCIONA Geotech