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Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Mining) with Bachelor of Science

60 months
46000 AUD/year
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This Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Mining) with Bachelor of Science degree from University of Adelaide enables an additional, specialised science focus which complements the core engineering foundations.


What will you do?

  • Cover all aspects of engineering, from design to management.
  • Develop knowledge and skills in a science major matched to your interests and career goals.
  • Work closely with experts in world-class laboratories
  • Network with industry.
  • Complete eight weeks of practical engineering experience.
  • Take part in field trips to mining locations in Australia and overseas.

This is a 5-year double, not combined degree. You’ll graduate with two separate parchments, a greater scope of career prospects and a competitive edge in the job market.

Career Readiness

Mining engineering graduates have the highest employment rate of all engineering specialties at 92 per cent*, and industry forecasts indicate significant job growth—locally, nationally and globally—into the future. Graduates of the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Mining) with Bachelor of Science degree from University of Adelaide can work as mining engineering, geotechnical engineers, environmental engineers, drilling and blast engineers, ventilation engineers, mine design and planning engineers and geostatisticians. Our recent graduates have been employed by BHP Billiton, OZ Minerals, Rio Tinto, Glencore, Newcrest Mining, Anglo American, Fortescue, South32 and SIMEC.


This program is accredited by Engineers Australia

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engineering Mechanics - Statics
  • Strength of Materials
  • Economic & Mine Geology
  • Systems Engineering and Industry Practice
  • Research Methods and Project Management
  • Mathematics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


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General requirements

CRICOS code: 082116J

  • SACE Stage 2: Mathematical Methods , Specialist Mathematics and Physics. IB: Mathematics: Analysis and Approaches (HL) and Physics (SL grade 4/ HL grade 3) MathTrackX is an online bridging program available as a recognised alternative to Mathematical Methods.
  • Selection Rank (International) 80
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) 29
  • Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) 19
  • United Entrance Certificate (UEC) [Malaysia] 15
  • General Certificate of Education (GCE) Advanced Level 9
  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) 75%

Tuition Fee

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    46000 AUD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 46000 AUD per year during 60 months.

Commonwealth-supported place: $8,110

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 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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