Study Engineering at UniSA

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Tristan Perkins - Engineering at UniSA

Engineering solutions at UniSA

At UniSA, we offer the following Engineering specialisations:  Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronic Engineering

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 to produce graduates who are prepared to meet the challenges of modern enterprise.

Our commitment to quality teaching and learning is nationally recognised by the Commonwealth Government's Office for Learning and Teaching (OLT) for 'outstanding contributions to student learning' in 2014.

Many of our engineering degrees are also professionally accredited by Engineers Australia and are designed to meet the requirements for graduate membership of Engineers Australia and comparable international institutions.

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.
  • Student exchange.
  • Hands-on experience through practical projects. Previous projects include - World's Longest Bike, Warman challenge and Formula SAE car.

SA’s No.1 for Engineering research in ERA 2015*

*The only university in SA to have all of its assessed Engineering research rated well above world class, ranked 5 in Engineering in both the 2-digit and 4-digit FOR codes according to Excellence in Research Australia (ERA) 2015.

Employment rates above the national average

Australian Graduate Survey


Student Testimonials

Eriny Abdelraouf

I did not choose engineering but engineering chose me; I have always been in love with math and physics."

Eriny Abdelraouf, Bachelor of Engineering

Useful Links

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Follow the links below for useful information about attending UniSA and living in Adelaide.

> Living in Adelaide
> Accommodation
> International support services


Career Outcomes

Vahid Poorjarafi

Do you want to be an Engineer? The scope of an engineering career is wide and constantly growing.

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Mawson Lakes is the home of UniSA’s technology and engineering programs. Take our interactive campus tour with videos and 360° views to learn more about our campus.

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UniSA has credit transfer agreements with institutions in many countries. Find out more on the UniSA International website.

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Areas of study and research

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