Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

Swinburne University of Technology

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00111D

Equip yourself with the right technical expertise and skills for your field of choice with the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours). With placements, internships, international study tours and tons of hands-on experience, Swinburne Engineering is simply second-to-none for Work Integrated Learning. Come graduation, you’ll be ready to take on your chosen career – and the world.


  • Successful completion of the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) requires students to complete units of study to the value of 400 credit points. All units of study are valued at 12.5 credit points unless otherwise stated
  • 11 Core units + 18 Major units + 4 Elective units


  • Architectural
  • Biomedical
  • Civil
  • Construction
  • Electrical and electronic
  • Mechanical
  • Product design
  • Robotics and mechatronics
  • Software
  • Telecommunications

Standard entry requirements

  • Successful completion of Australian Year 12, or equivalent overseas qualification
  • Course prerequisites: VCE Units 3 and 4: a minimum study score of 25 in any English (except EAL) or 30 in English as Alternate Language (EAL) or equivalent
  • VCE Units 3 and 4: a minimum study score of 20 in one of Maths: Mathematical Methods or Maths: Specialist Mathematics.


Graduates are eligible to apply for graduate membership of Engineers Australia.

Study pathways

Pathways allow students to progress from one qualification to another where the first course is recognised as an entry requirement and/or provides advanced standing to the second. Credit is granted in recognition of previous study and/or experience and allows students to gain advanced standing towards their course. Applicants are assessed on a case-by-case basis.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Higher Education Hawthorn International: $162,400 Yes
  • Full-time : 4 years

Fee comments

Campuses: Higher Education Hawthorn.

Students who participate in a six- or 12-month professional placement will be subject to an increase in total course fees.

Further information

Swinburne's Work Integrated Learning program provides students with opportunities to gain invaluable skills and confidence in knowing that they have what it takes to land a job in their field by graduation. Students can also earn credit towards their degree. Choose from 6- or 12-month professional placements, professional internships, industry-linked projects, industry study tours and accreditation placements. Note: Some Work Integrated Learning opportunities are not available to international students due to visa restrictions.

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