Course Description

Double degrees aim to broaden a student's knowledge and skill base and improve career options in competitive, increasingly interactive fields. The programs are designed to enhance a student's educational, academic and professional qualifications whilst minimising the costs of their studies.

The Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - Bachelor of Science combines professional engineering skills, including management, communications, teamwork and problem solving, with a major study in Science. It is a combination of any of the engineering majors with Chemistry, Biological Sciences, Geology or Physical Geography and Environmental Geosciences.

Science is the search and application of information and understanding of the natural and social world using an evidence-based approach.

This Degree

As an engineering student at UOW you can gain credit for relevant work experience, either in Australia or overseas, by participating in our Professional Options Program. All students undertake practical hands-on experience with industry for 12 weeks prior to the conclusion of their academic studies.

Tuition Fees

International Students: $36,768 per year full-time


5.5 years full time, 11 years part time

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Engineering undergraduate courses at University of Wollongong (UOW) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 41.7% (national average 48.3%)
Improved skills: 83.5% (national average 83.1%)
Overall satisfaction: 74.3% (national average 74.4%)

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

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Engineering undergraduate courses at University of Wollongong (UOW) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 89.1% (national average 76.8%)
Studying full time: 8.4% (national average 13.7%)
Median full time salary: $65,000 (national average $63,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

CRICOS Code: 083346J
University of Wollongong (UOW) Code: 1867

Entry Requirements

Lowest ATAR to receive an offer: 71
Median ATAR to receive an offer: 80
Highest ATAR to receive an offer: 97
Guaranteed entry ATAR: 80