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Awarded five stars for excellence*

*2016 QS Stars Ratings

Study Engineering at UniSA

At UniSA, we offer the following Engineering specialisations:  Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical EngineeringMechatronic Engineering and Project Management

In almost every innovation and development, from turning on a light switch to supplying entire communities with power, you will find an aspect of engineering. At UniSA, we incorporate strong theoretical teaching with experience-based learning including a 12-week internship and cutting-edge facilities, to offer the ideal academic blend. Our aim is to produce graduates who are prepared to meet the challenges of modern enterprise.

All 4-year Engineering programs at the University of South Australia are accredited by Engineers Australia. Completion of these programs provides eligibility for Graduate Membership of Engineers Australia and comparable international bodies through the Washington Accord.


*The only university in SA to have all of its assessed Engineering Research rated well above world-standard. 2015 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA).

Key Features

Key features of our engineering programs include:

  • Access to first-class facilities such as the Engineering Mechatronics Lab and Experience One Studio.
  • Preparation for the workplace with a 12-week compulsory industry experience for undergraduates.
  • Gaining a strong foundation of engineering knowledge through specially designed core courses common to all UniSA engineering degrees.
  • Hands-on experience through practical projects. Previous projects include - World's Longest BikeWarman challenge and Formula SAE car.



Find out about scholarships available to Engineering students.

> Division scholarships 
> Joan & Martin Timlin Memorial WISE Scholarship


QS Star Ratings 2016

What I enjoy most about studying at the University of South Australia is the experience of the academic staff, the resources and up to date technology. I have been on various field trips with fellow students and have learnt how to apply what I have studied in my degree.” 

Saleh Alnefaie, Bachelor of Engineering

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International Support

International Students

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International Handbook

International Handbook

Embark on a journey with limitless possibilities and graduate ready to take on the world. Download our International Handbook and explore your study and career options. 

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