School of Engineering
Explore the oil and gas, mineral processing, waste management and sustainable energy sectors.Read more
Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering
Delve into constructing major infrastructure, extracting minerals from the earth and enacting sustainable practices.Read more
Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering
Dive into the word of technology and understand how electronics work.Read more
Investigate thermo-dynamics, measurement and noise, machine components and more.Read more
Engineering at UWA
In your first year of Engineering at UWA, you will gain a broad understanding of engineering, allowing you to sample all of the diverse specialisations engineering has to offer. In the years of your degree that follow, you can focus on the area of engineering that interests you the most, preparing you for further study at a postgraduate level and to professional accreditation.
- Electrical and Electronic
UWA is ranked 7th in the world for Mineral and Mining Engineering (ARWU 2017)
UWA is ranked 37th in the world for Civil and Structural Engineering (ARWU 2017)
Highest paid engineering graduates in Australia, earning an average starting salary of $69,126
UWA is ranked 9th in the world and 1st in Australia for Marine/Ocean Engineering (ARWU 2017)
Engineering Direct Pathway
The pathway to professional engineering at UWA is now easier and more accessible than ever before. The ATAR for entry into the Engineering Direct Pathway is 92. Non-direct pathways are also available for students with ATARs of 80 and above.
Spotlight on our school
Professor Anas Ghadouani
Anas Ghadouani is a Professor of Environmental Engineering at The University of Western Australia where he leads a very successful research group (Aquatic, Ecology and Ecosystem Studies).Read more
Dr Brendan Kennedy is Head of the Bioimaging Research and Innovation for Translational Engineering Lab (BRITElab) at the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research and a Senior Research Fellow in the Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computing Engineering at The University of Western Australia (UWA).Read more
Dr Zachary Aman is the Program Chair of the Master of Engineering in Oil and Gas, with research specialities in flow assurance and gas hydrates.Read more
Fluid Science and Resources
The fluid science and resources discipline addresses the technology and knowledge gaps in meeting global energy demands.Read more
Thales Project Arduino - 2018 Competition Launched
A group of UWA Engineering students have formed teams to take part in the Thales Global Technology competition which was launched on Thursday 22 March by Thales Australia.Read more
Our research themes
Engineering for Remote Operations
Engineering for Remote Operations is a strategic research initiative bringing together researchers across EMS to create innovative solutions to problems.
Science of Discovery
Understand the human quest to discover our universe and what lies within through the Science of Discovery in Engineering and Mathematical Sciences.
Technologies for Better Health
Technologies for Better Health develops new medical processes and devices to improve the lives of people around the world.