• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Get a strong foundation in the systematic development of electrical systems, such as renewable power generation and motors. The Electrical Engineering (Honours) degree at Flinders University looks to the future with an emphasis on renewable energy systems and electrical drive systems


Why study Electrical Engineering (Honours)  at Flinders University

  • Develop the skills and theoretical knowledge to design and build electrical systems and devices
  • Study unique topics in electrical energy systems, electrical power systems, and renewable energy systems
  • Provides opportunities for interdisciplinary learning with other students from different engineering disciplines
  • World-class facilities in the new technology precinct at Tonsley
  • Nationally recognised integrated work placement gives you practical industry experience
Your career

This degree was created to address a worldwide shortage of professional electrical engineers. This demand for electrical engineers is increasing. Electrical engineering links directly with mechanical and electronics engineering in fields such as ship building, renewable energy systems, the mining industry and research in general.

Potential occupations include:

  • distribution line designer
  • electrical engineer
  • graduate acoustic consultant
  • graduate consultant
  • power systems graduate electrical engineer
Potential employers include:
  • the mining industry
  • construction companies
  • government


This degree is fully accredited by Engineers Australia at the level of professional engineer. Professional engineering courses accredited by Engineers Australia are recognised internationally under the Washington Accord. Graduates meet the academic requirements for attaining chartered professional engineering status.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 48 months
    • Part-time variant
    • Duration description

      Part-time only for domestic students.

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Electronics  
  • Professional Skills  
  • Engineering Design  
  • Engineering Programming  
  • Engineering Physics and Materials  
  • Engineering Mechanics 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

SACE stage two specialist mathematics, mathematical methods or equivalent.

CRICOS: 083443G

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    34500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34500 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    9352 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9352 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Adelaide

  • 1328 - 2480 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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