48 months
35600 AUD/year
7071 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours) programme offered at La Trobe University equips you with the skills to be at the forefront of the rapidly evolving civil engineering industry. Build your knowledge in a range of engineering specialties and be prepared to lead the way in creating efficient, sustainable and innovative solutions to complex engineering challenges.

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Learn the technical aspects of geotechnics and hydraulic systems. You'll also develop strong foundations in structural and electrical engineering, while exploring the countless possibilities of mechanical engineering.

Understand the importance of high-quality infrastructure design, civil construction, and computer-aided design. As you progress, you'll have the opportunity to undertake research in sustainability, urban irrigation and advances in concrete technologies.

The Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours) from La Trobe University is delivered by leading academics in our high-tech facilities where you'll undertake large-scale projects such as integrating energy efficient solutions into smart buildings. In your final year, you can also complete a work placement and gain valuable industry experience with a real-world company.

Every stage of our Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours) equips you for your future career. You have the option to exit after your first year with a Diploma of Engineering Technology or after your second year with an Associate Degree in Engineering Technology. You can also continue building your engineering expertise with our Master of Engineering (Civil).

Career outcomes

With a degree in civil engineering from La Trobe, you'll be equipped to work in a range of industries, from local, state and federal government to the energy and construction sectors.


The Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours) is accredited by Engineers Australia (EA). 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Programming for Engineers and Scientists 
  • Number Systems and Linear Algebra 
  • Principles of Physics 
  • Engineering Design and Problem Solving  
  • Computer Aided Design  
  • Calculus and Differential Equations 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

La Trobe University assesses applications on a rolling basis which means you can apply for the next upcoming intake or available future intakes.


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 078469G  

Subject prerequisites 
  • Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or at least 20 in English other than EAL.
  • Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 20 in any Mathematics.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35600 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    7071 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7071 AUD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 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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