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Be prepared for the future of engineering
Engineers are responsible for conceiving, designing and creating solutions that make a positive contribution to our world. With degrees that span civil, electrical, environmental, mechanical and software engineering, you’ll be able to apply your scientific and mathematical knowledge to an area of your interest.
Our engineering degrees offer industry placements and project-based learning that let you put your skills and knowledge into practice from your first year of study. Plus, you’ll learn in cutting-edge facilities including our brand-new Nathan campus engineering labs.
Study engineering at Griffith
Practical, hands-on learning
At Griffith your degree is built around hands on, project based learning. Our facilities are purpose built to accommodate the practical and creative nature of the degree.
Tailor your degree to your interests
In our Bachelor of Engineering (Honours), you can choose from a wide range of majors to create a unique skill set and gain the knowledge to land your dream job. Choose from one of nine majors:
- Civil Engineering
- Electrical engineering
- Electronic engineering
- Electronic and energy engineering
- Electronic and UAV engineering
- Environmental engineering
- Mechanical engineering (New to Nathan campus in 2019)
- Software engineering
You may also be interested in degrees in:
Common first year
Designed to give you exposure to a range of engineering disciplines, our common first year gives you the chance to experience the different areas you can specialise in before choosing a major later in your first year.
Our engineering degrees incorporate a professional placement, giving you the opportunity to use your skills in the workplace before you graduate.
Our newly opened Engineering, Technology and Aviation building is a space for innovation where students come together to enhance their learning potential. With the latest in hands-on technology, the building offers engineering, IT and aviation students the opportunity to learn in spaces designed to reflect the workplace.
Multiply your career options
With a range of double degree options available, you can combine your engineering degree with another area of interest without doubling your study time. You’ll graduate with a unique skill set that will give you an edge in the employment market.
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Civil Engineering / Bachelor of Environmental Science
Deciding to study at Griffith was an easy choice for double degree student Tehya Hethorn, who is also a Student Ambassador for Engineers Australia. 'Griffith ranks highly in its Civil Engineering and Environmental Science subjects and research, the facilities are excellent, the support the university offers is fantastic and these is a multitude of opportunities for students to set themselves up for success. The program structure lets you experience a wide range of engineering concepts before settling on a specific major, which is really valuable to anyone who is unsure of the field of engineering they want to enter.'
75% of the fastest growing occupations now require science, technology, engineering or math skills*
With a degree accredited by the national engineering body, Engineering Australia, you’ll be equipped to pursue an engineering career in Australia and overseas.
Depending on your major, you may find opportunities in aviation, construction, manufacturing, natural resources, telecommunications, transport or software development.
* Office of Australia's Chief Scientist, September 2014.
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