Bachelor of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Honours) - Bachelor of Computer Systems Engineering (Honours), Bachelor | University of Newcastle | Newcastle, Australia
60 months
41411 AUD/year
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At the Bachelor of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Honours) - Bachelor of Computer Systems Engineering (Honours) program from University of Newcastle, we train engineers capable of solving the greatest global challenges. As an electrical and electronic engineer you can help develop precision agriculture technology to increase food production efficiency.

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What is electrical and electronic engineering?

 Electrical and electronic engineering involves fields such as electronics, computer systems, telecommunications, bioengineering, control, robotics and electrical power engineering. Electrical and electronic engineers design and build systems and machines that generate, transmit, measure, control and use electrical energy essential to modern life.


Electrical engineers are employed in utilities, industry, manufacturing, consulting services and electronic design and development. Graduates of the Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Honours) - Computer Systems Engineering (Honours) program from University of Newcastle might focus on electronics engineering. They could specialise in automation and control engineering, or they may work in robotic engineering or power generation and distribution. Average starting salaries for engineers are great – more than $80,000 per annum.

Electrical engineering is flexible and diverse. You may prefer hands-on fieldwork, design and development, or a leadership role managing people and projects. Typical positions include:

  • telecommunications equipment designer
  • electrical design engineer
  • automatic systems designer
  • robotics engineer
  • biomedical instrumentation designer
  • renewable energy systems engineer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Electrical machines, power systems and renewables
  • Control systems and signal processing
  • Electrical and electronic engineering design
  • Communications systems and internet of things
  • Embedded computing and procedural programming

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months
  • Part-time
    • 144 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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International students: It is recommended you submit your application a minimum of 12 weeks before your intended semester or trimester start date.


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


400 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 111309M

Admission to our undergraduate degree programs usually requires successful completion of a senior secondary school qualification similar to the Higher School Certificate (HSC), the highest educational award in New South Wales schools.

  • Academic transcript
  • Completion certificate
  • Evidence of English proficiency
  • Passport biometric page
  • For programs requiring work experience, a curriculum vitae (CV)/resume and/or letters of work experience are recommended.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    41411 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 41411 AUD per year during 60 months.

National students are Commonwealth Supported.

Living costs for Newcastle

1333 - 2400 AUD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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