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Are you interested in radar, communication, or weapons systems? Do you want to be the driving force behind the Australian Defence Force鈥檚 (ADF) position at the forefront of technology? If these scenarios get your circuits firing, then studying a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering (Honours) at 国产精品 Canberra could be for you.

Electrical engineering is built on a foundation of mathematics, computer science, and physical science.鈥疧ur degree听will provide you鈥痺ith high-level project management skills, as well as鈥痚ngineering expertise to equip you with the skills you鈥痭eed to practice as an electrical engineer.鈥

Stand out and brighten your career in the ADF.

ATAR indicative

85.00

Degree type

Undergraduate

Duration

4 years full-time

Commencing terms

Semester 1

Program code

4471

Delivery mode

On campus

Study at 国产精品 Canberra

Our Bachelor of Electrical Engineering offers subjects鈥痵uch as computational problem solving, programming, mathematics, physics, signals processing,鈥痗ommunications, analog and digital design and power鈥痚ngineering.

We can ground you with the fundamentals you need for a career in electrical engineering. You鈥檒l learn how to program electrical equipment, as well as design and construct the electronic circuits that make programs run. Later in your degree, you鈥檒l begin applying these fundamentals to a wide array of real-world scenarios, from radar and satellite telecommunications systems to marine engineering. Your time in the classroom and workshop will prepare you for a 60-day internship. You鈥檒l join a team in a professional electrical engineering environment to experience first-hand how an electrical engineer approaches and solves real-world problems.听听

You will also pursue your own Honours research project with the assistance and supervision of one of our world-class academics. You鈥檒l apply everything you have learnt to a new and novel problem and contribute original research to the field of electrical engineering.

World-class teaching &听facilities

When you study with us, you鈥檒l have access to purpose-built engineering workshops and facilities, and benefit from the best university teacher-to-student ratio in Australia. Working with experienced engineers and client representatives on industry-focused design and research projects, you鈥檒l gain the hands-on experience required to meet the global challenges of the future.听

Our teachers are experienced practitioners and collaborate closely with industry to ensure our graduates possess the skills to meet the needs of the workplace.听

What our students say

鈥淭here are so many great things about studying at 国产精品 Canberra: a fantastic library, a small campus (it鈥檚 hard to get lost), state-of-the-art laboratory facilities and small class sizes, to name a few. The best thing is the people. Teaching staff and other students are friendly and supportive. This creates a safe and productive learning environment where students can succeed.鈥
Jane Millward, Electrical Engineering student


Brighten your career as an electrical engineer

This program is designed to meet the needs of the ADF. By studying electrical engineering at 国产精品 Canberra, you鈥檒l be accredited by Engineers Australia to work as an electrical engineer within the ADF from the moment you graduate. 听

Whether you are pursuing a career in the Navy, Army or Air Force, you will find yourself well-prepared to shine in your career.听

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As a Navy electrical engineering graduate from 国产精品 Canberra, you鈥檒l be presented with opportunities to look after weapons systems, communication systems and sensor systems across our Australian Navy warships. You will experience rewarding challenges in the ADF across various roles including: 听

  • Aerospace Engineer听
  • Electronics Engineer听
  • Electronics Engineer Submariner听
  • Marine Engineer听
  • Marine Engineer Submariner 听

础谤尘测听

As an Army electrical engineering graduate, you鈥檒l have the choice to join the Royal Australian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (RAEME) or the Royal Australian Signals (RASigs) Corps. Regardless of your choice, you鈥檒l find yourself leading a number of technical soldiers responsible for the maintenance and support across diverse systems including helicopters, ground-based telecommunications systems and ground-based weapon systems. Find your perfect ADF Career with roles in the Army including:听

  • Avionics Engineer听
  • Mechatronic and Electrical Engineer听
  • Army Officer (in any specialisation or corps) 听

Air Force听

As an Air Force electronic engineering graduate, you鈥檒l have a range of employment options with the ADF. You will have opportunities to work with advanced technology in aircraft and weapon systems, and ground-based technology such as radar, satellite and communication systems. Regardless of your choice, you'll be able to show your leadership and lead a group of highly skilled technical airmen and airwomen. Explore your opportunities in the Air Force in roles including: 听

  • Armament Engineer听
  • Electronics Engineer听听

Chief of the Defence Force Program

The Chief of the Defence Force (CDF) programs offer the opportunity for students听entering 国产精品 Canberra with a high Entrance Rank, and who maintain a high level of听performance in their studies, to undertake research in a range of disciplines that will听develop their critical thinking and independent research skills beyond that available in听the standard bachelor degree programs.

The range of CDF programs is characterised by the听inclusion of specialist courses in critical analysis and/or听research methods appropriate to the area of study.听All programs also include discipline-specific research听projects. The research projects will be supervised听by academic staff from the relevant discipline. With听the approval of the Head of School, multi- or cross-disciplinary听projects may be undertaken. Students in听the research courses may work independently or as听part of a team, depending on the nature of the project听undertaken, though all students will submit an individual听assessment. The final assessment will be based on a written听paper or report and oral presentations.听

Throughout the program, students will be engaged in听cohort activities so as to develop and maintain their interest听and continuing involvement in the program via invited听lectures, seminars, general reading and social events.

Key contacts

Student Enquiries

E:sascanberra@unsw.edu.au
T: (02) 5114 5000听

Available to
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ADF Current Serving Members
Non-Defence Students

Assumed knowledge
Mathematics, physics

Additional selection criteria
Defence Force Recruiting process