Course Description

This course is in teach-out and is not accepting new admissions. It has been replaced by P4D Bachelor of Engineering (Specialisation) with Honours, please visit that page for the latest information.

Engineering is one of the most sought-after degrees by employers world-wide because engineers solve problems in almost every facet of our lives.

They do this by balancing creative design, analysis and applied science, and are involved in making key decisions within almost every industry on earth, including the construction of buildings, roads and major infrastructure projects, alternative energy system development, electronics and transport, biomedical implants and much more!

Engineers play a major role in improving living standards and the quality of life in our community, and in the protection of the environment.

If you are interested in the design, building and management of structures, machines, manufacturing processes and infrastructure, this is the degree for you.

Tuition Fees

International Students: $34,450 per year full-time


4 years full time,

Graduate Rating

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

Teaching quality: 55.2% (national average 48.3%)
Improved skills: 78.7% (national average 83.1%)
Overall satisfaction: 67.2% (national average 74.4%)

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

Employment Outcomes

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

Employed full time: 76.9% (national average 76.8%)
Studying full time: 13.4% (national average 13.7%)
Median full time salary: $64,500 (national average $63,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

University of Tasmania Code: N4F

Entry Requirements

If you're interested in studying the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours), you'll need to meet the general entrance requirements of the University and the following course-specific requirements.

School leavers

An ATAR score of 70 or higher, and successfully completed the following pre-requisite units at TQA3 level, or equivalent:

  • Maths Methods (MTM415117)
  • Physical Sciences (PSC315109)

Mature age students

You will need to meet University General Entry Requirements through alternative qualifications or experience.

You will also be required to complete the following foundation units (or demonstrate equivalent qualification or knowledge):

Mathematics pre-requisite

  • Mathematics Foundation Unit (KMA003)

Physical sciences pre-requisite

  • Chemistry Foundation Unit (KRA001) or,
  • Physics Foundation Unit (KYA004)

More information can be found on our