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You are an International Full Fee Paying student if you do not hold Australian or New Zealand citizenship, Australian permanent resident status or a Permanent Humanitarian Visa.

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Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical Power)

Electrical power engineering is a well established engineering discipline encompassing electrical power generation, transmission and distribution, power electronics, electromechanical systems and renewable energy.

The course focuses on the development of knowledge and skills relevant to professional engineering practice and, along with a sound theoretical base, includes strong elements of practical problem solving, team work and project development. As a result, as well as having multiple technical and transferable skill competencies, graduates will have strong analytical skills and the ability to lead complex projects.

Students will graduate conversant in electrical and electronic engineering and have specialist skills in design, development and management of advanced and sustainable electrical power generation and transmission systems. They will also have the ability to participate in and lead complex multidisciplinary projects.

This course is Commonwealth Government Supported for eligible students.

Students are required to complete practicum placement(s) as part of this course.

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Practicum Placement
During the course, students will be required to undertake a minimum of 12 weeks practical work experience located in an engineering industry environment. This will normally be undertaken during a vacation period, even though it is listed as a unit for Year 4 (ENS4111).

Employment Opportunities

Electrical Power engineers have diverse employment opportunities in most sectors of industry including public utilities, renewable energy, mining and resource, manufacturing, defence, aerospace, chemical and pharmaceutical and consulting.

Related careers

Electrical Engineer, Power Systems Engineer, Electrical Power Engineer

Further studies

Students whose performance over the four years of the course is of a high standard may be awarded the Bachelor of Engineering with Honours degree.

Related studies

The Engineering / Business, Engineering / Laws and Engineering / Science double degrees are also available in this discipline.

Applicants who do not meet the mathematics prerequisite for this course should consider applying for the Bachelor of Technology (Electronic and Computer Systems) as a pathway.

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This course is available for on-campus study by students with an International student visa.

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