Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

Study Area


Study Level



The University of New South Wales



Course Detail



Intake Time

February, June, September

Standard Duration

4 Years

About the Course

Combining mathematics, natural sciences and computing, the Engineering (Honours) degree is the foundation for a variety of specialised pathways. Whichever engineering discipline you choose, you will gain the knowledge and skills to pursue a successful career. You will have the opportunity to apply yourself to engineering design and enquiry projects, professional engineering practice, engineering and technical management, and to conduct research towards your thesis project.The four-year program is offered in 18 engineering disciplines, including aerospace engineering, chemical engineering, electrical engineering, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, environmental engineering, renewable energy engineering, mining engineering, surveying, telecommunications engineering, bioinformatics engineering, chemical product engineering, petroleum engineering, mechanical and manufacturing engineering, photovoltaics and solar engineering, quantum engineering, mechatronic engineering, computer engineering and software engineering.A flexible first-year is offered for students who wish to study engineering but have not yet decided which specialisation to pursue.


Average Score



6.5 overall (min. 6.0 in each subtest)

Background Requirements


The University of New South Wales

Institute Ranking

#44 in QS World University Rankings 2021, #4 in Australia

Program Ranking

#4 in Australia for Engineering-Chemical, #40 in the world.#1 in Australia for Engineering-Civil and Structural, #11 in the world.#1 in Australia for Engineering-Electrical and Electronic, #35 in the world.#2 in Australia for Engineering-Petroleum, #16 in the world.#3 in Australia for Engineering-Mineral & Mining, #4 in the world. *QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020