Undergraduate

Bachelor of Automation and Robotics

This course will provide you with the broad multidisciplinary knowledge and skills that industry requires of people working in robotics, automation and Industry 4.0.

88
Minimum ATAR
3
Years Full-Time

Careers and further study

Further study

On completion of the Bachelor of Automation and Robotics students may enter the Master of Professional Engineering in the following specialisations:

Bachelor of Automation and Robotics

Career opportunities

  • Automation lead
  • Robotics system developer
  • Robotics and automation technician
  • Automation consultant
  • Systems designer
Bachelor of Automation and Robotics

Entry requirements

Admission requirements

To be considered for this course you need to: 

  • achieve a minimum ATAR of 88
  • demonstrate English language competence
  • completed prerequisites: Mathematics Specialist ATAR, Mathematics Methods ATAR, Chemistry ATAR and Physics ATAR.

View our admission requirements for specific information, depending on your education history.

Direct Pathway information

If you have a professional career in mind, take advantage of one of our Direct Pathways. A Direct Pathway gives you an assured place in one of our postgraduate professional courses (such as Law, Engineering or Medicine) from the start of your studies with us. The pathways combine a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses, providing you with a clearer direction to your career of choice.

Admission entry to UWA 

We offer a number of other pathways for you to gain entry into our undergraduate degrees if you do not meet the standard admission requirements. Learn more about our admission entry pathways.

About the Bachelor of Automation and Robotics

This course will provide you with the broad multidisciplinary knowledge and skills that industry requires of people working in robotics, automation and Industry 4.0. Combining relevant aspects from all engineering disciplines, software development, electronic hardware design and mechatronics, this course will cover the principles, design and operation of industrial robot manipulators as well as intelligent autonomous robots and self-driving vehicles.

Bachelor of Automation and Robotics

Entry requirements

To be considered for this course you need to: 

  • achieve a minimum ATAR of 88
  • demonstrate English language competence
  • completed prerequisites: Mathematics Specialist ATAR, Mathematics Methods ATAR, Chemistry ATAR and Physics ATAR.

Find out more.

Bachelor of Automation and Robotics
Bachelor of Automation and Robotics

Why study Automation and Robotics

  • Robotics, automation, artificial intelligence and Industry 4.0 are high-growth areas, with strong demand for skills and knowledge
  • Along with the technical expertise, you‘ll develop the multidisciplinary professional skills and breadth of knowledge industry is seeking
  • You can continue on to the Master of Professional Engineering and become an accredited engineer with sought-after automation and robotic expertise. Robotics are increasingly instrumental in engineering projects with remote operating systems
Bachelor of Automation and Robotics
Bachelor of Automation and Robotics

Quick details

Degree specific majors
  • 1
Minimum ATAR
  • 88
Intake
  • February and July
Full time completion
  • 3 years full-time
Cricos
  • 102862E
Bachelor of Automation and Robotics

You'll learn to

  • work in advanced manufacturing, mechatronics, digital systems, microprocessors and embedded systems, factory automation, manufacturing and automotive industries
  • design digital and embedded systems
  • develop code for automation and robotics applications
  • integrate software, electronic hardware and mechanical systems to perform a specified function
Bachelor of Automation and Robotics

 

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"Robots, AI, Automation and Driverless Vehicles – these are not just elements from a science fiction movie, these are real components of modern work environments. Our new Bachelor degree in Automation and Robotics gives you a solid foundation in all Engineering areas with additional advanced units in Automation, Robotics and Software."

Professor Thomas Braunl - Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering

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Admission entry pathways

UWA offers a number of admission entry pathways for domestic and international students to be able to study with us. If your results do not qualify you for standard entry into the University, check our Admission entry pathways for one that suits you.

 

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