Course Description

The world needs more sustainable growth and development, driven by industry leaders including engineers to develop environmentally sound systems. In this course you’ll learn how to design water, energy, shelter and primary production systems. You’ll explore engineering and ecological issues with a global perspective and ethical approach to sustainable development.
This degree in Environmental Engineering will put you in high demand in energy and water utilities, government departments and corporations. This course will give you direct links to these industries including industry-focused projects, guest lectures and work placements in your final year.
If you’re looking for another pathway to study this course, you could apply for the Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology and transfer across to this engineering major at the end of your first year of study.
When you graduate, you can become a graduate member of Engineers Australia. You could become a Full Chartered Professional Engineer after a further three to five years of engineering work experience.
Your career prospects will include roles with engineering firms, land developers, utilities, international development and government agencies to design and manage engineered systems.
For further admission information about this course, please download our Information Pack.

Murdoch Admission Information - Engineering
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Graduate Rating

Graduates of Engineering undergraduate courses at Murdoch University rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 80.6% (national average 48.3%)
Improved skills: 93.5% (national average 83.1%)
Overall satisfaction: 90.3% (national average 74.4%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Murdoch University. You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Engineering undergraduate courses at Murdoch University had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 78.3% (national average 76.8%)
Studying full time: 4.0% (national average 13.7%)
Median full time salary: $71,500 (national average $63,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.