48 months
42900 AUD/year
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Combining relevant aspects from all engineering disciplines, software development, electronic hardware design and mechatronics, this Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) - Automation and Robotics Engineering from The University of Western Australia covers the principles, design and operation of industrial robot manipulators, as well as intelligent autonomous robots and self-driving vehicles.

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Robotics, automation and Industry 4.0 will provide some of the most exciting opportunities and biggest challenges of our times. This course is designed for those interested in contributing to developments in these fields and will provide you with the broad interdisciplinary knowledge and skills that industry is looking for.

The Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) - Automation and Robotics Engineering from The University of Western Australia combines software development with electronic hardware and mechanical/mechatronics design.

Why study Automation and Robotics Engineering?

  • Robotics, automation, artificial intelligence and Industry 4.0 are high-growth areas, with strong demand for skills and knowledge
  • Along with the technical expertise, you‘ll develop the multidisciplinary professional skills and breadth of knowledge industry is seeking
  • You will become an accredited engineer with sought-after automation and robotic expertise. Robotics are increasingly instrumental in engineering projects with remote operating systems, in offshore projects, mining, agriculture and healthcare – the driving forces of our economy.

Career Pathways

You can find careers in areas such as:

  • Automation lead
  • Robotics system developer
  • Robotics and automation engineer or consultant
  • Mechatronic engineer
  • Mechanical engineer
  • Computer systems engineer
  • Data scientist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Software Engineering with Java 
  • Digital Systems
  • Engineering Materials 
  • Engineering Practice  
  • Engineering 
  • Multivariable Calculus 
  • Mathematical Theory and Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


144 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements


Indonesian Secondary School Leaving Certificate (STTB SMA)

  • 8
All India Senior School Certificate (CBSE)
  • 12
Canadian Matriculation (except Quebec) 
  • 70
Chinese Gao Kao
  • 525
Chinese Unified Examinations (UEC)
  • 12
French Baccalauréat
  • 12
GCE or Cambridge Advanced-level Examinations
  • 8
German Abitur
  • 3.3
Indian School Certificate (CISCE)
  • 60
International Baccalaureate
  • 27

Tuition Fee

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    42900 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42900 AUD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Perth

1328 - 2367 AUD /month
Living costs

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