Engineering Institute of Technology

Engineering Institute of Technology

The key objective of the Engineering Institute of Technology (EIT) is to provide an outstanding practical engineering and technology education; from professional development courses to accredited Diplomas all the way through to Doctorate of Engineering. The finest engineering lecturers and instructors, with extensive real engineering experience in industry, are drawn from around the world. 

Top reasons to study here

  • EIT is one of the only institutes in the world specializing in engineering.
  • EIT's programs are designed by international industry experts, ensuring you graduate with cutting-edge skills valued by employers around the world.
  • Online and on-campus programs follow a unique and highly supportive methodology with state of the art technologies and expert lecturers.



The Engineering Institute of Technology has emerged from its founding organisation, IDC Technologies, which is an international provider of practical, technical training. Since its conception in 1991, five hundred thousand engineers, technicians and technologists have been trained globally.


The Engineering Institute of Technology (EIT) has been delivering industry-driven programs for over 10 years. EIT offers Australian accredited engineering Diplomas, Advanced Diplomas, Graduate Certificates, Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate Degrees. 

EIT also deliver non-accredited Professional Certificates of Competency, which are designed to impart skills that can be immediately implemented in the workplace making them ideal for ongoing professional development.

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Student services

Both online and on-campus students need support, encouragement, and a go-to person. EIT students are supported by dedicated Learning Support Officers (LSOs) for the duration of their studies, giving them a greater chance of success. For EIT's on-campus students, the Student Services team is committed to creating a supportive learning environment appropriate to the age, stage, background, and circumstances of the diverse student population. EIT delivers sensitive and respectful support for student wellbeing and provide a referral to other professionals where appropriate.

Housing services

Accommodation for international students is as varied as the requirements of the students themselves! Perth and Melbourne both have many options available.

EIT offers free advice on locating appropriate and convenient home-stays, rental accommodation, and temporary short term lodgings such as hostels or serviced apartments for their on-campus students in Perth and Melbourne. 

Library services

The Engineering Institute of Technology (EIT) programs cover a variety of engineering disciplines and a breadth of levels from short professional development to Diplomas, Advanced Diplomas, Masters and Doctorate; therefore, a variety or library resources and collections are required to support these programs. 

ICT services

Whether you have forgotten a password, have trouble accessing EIT's student management system, learning platform, or remote and virtual labs, EIT provides assistance with information technology queries. The dedicated Learning Support Officer are the key point of contact in seeking assistance. For on campus students there are also classrooms with computer and internet access. 

Student Life

Campus life

EIT has two main campus buildings, one located in Perth, Western Australia and one in Melbourne, Victoria.  

The Perth campus has the following facilities and services available to students: 

  • Classrooms with computer and internet access
  • Student support staff
  • Breakout areas
  • Toilets
  • First Aid Room
  • Bicycle racks
  • Parking
  • Physical Library

The Melbourne campus has the following facilities and services available to students: 

  • Classrooms with computer and internet access
  • Student support staff
  • Breakout areas
  • Toilets
  • First Aid Room
  • Physical Library


  • The Engineering Institute of Technology (EIT) is registered and accredited to offer both degree and vocational programs.
  • EIT is authorized by the Australian Government Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) as a Higher Education Provider, a CRICOS Provider (Provider #03567C) and a FEE-HELP provider.
  • EIT is also a Registered Training Organization (RTO) in the Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector – provider number 51971, registered with and regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA).

Student Reviews

Achieve your dreams by learning Online while working.
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Overall, my experience in studying the Competency certificate program in Mechanical Engineering was very good. I really enjoyed the online study mode which came in very handy as I am a full time employee. The Engineering Institute of Technology Australia offers a really great opportunity to upskill and achieve one's dream of becoming an engineer while working. I have...

An Engineer in the making
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

I love studying with EIT because i have those flexible hours in between where I can work and Study at the same time. However, i do experience a couple of challenges whereby it is a hustle to access wifi so I could study. The nature of my Job sometimes needs me to be located at our construction sites in the remote areas of Lesotho where there is no network coverage. I...

Engineering Institute of Technology - Best among the best.
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Engineering Institute of Technology is a one-stop institution for those who desire qualitative education at reasonable cost and flexibility of one's own time. The work-study balance of this school is particularly what makes me love it so much, so I recommend it to other students like me who wish to obtain their degrees with convenience.

Perth, Western Australia, Australia


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