La Trobe University

Graduate Diploma in Electronic Engineering


Start dates
Semester 1 and 2 (March and July)
1 year
Annual tuition fee (A$)
34 600
This course allows you to update your skills or to specialise in biomedical, communication, electronic systems or optical engineering.

It also offers you the opportunity to prepare for further study in the Master of Electronic Engineering, or the Master of Engineering (by research).

If you have a four-year degree in engineering or science, this course is a means to expand your knowledge and keep up-to-date with developments in these specialist areas.

The qualification awarded on graduation is recognised in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) as Level 8.

Entry requirements

English language requirement

IELTS (Academic) score of 6.5 with no individual band score less than 6.0.

Please refer to our English Language Requirements page for details of other Accepted English Proficiency tests and additional recognised English Language Proficiency Measures, such as English as the language of instruction.

Academic entry requirement

An Australian Bachelor's degree, or approved international equivalent, in a relevant area. NB: Meeting minimum entry requirements does not guarantee an offer of a place. Entry into all La Trobe courses is based on competitive selection and there may be limited places available.

Career outcomes

If you're a graduate in electronics or a related field, this course aims to offer you an entry path to a career in electronic engineering.

Fees and scholarships

Annual tuition fee (A$)

34 600


Scholarships are available for both current and future students. Find out what La Trobe scholarship opportunities might be available to you.

How to apply

Apply now or ask us a question if you need more help. You can also call us on +61 3 9627 4805.

Additional information

Please note this course title has yet to receive CRICOS registration and as such is currently registered as the Postgraduate Diploma in Electronic Engineering.

See Student Handbook for more details

The Handbook contains detailed course information designed for enrolled students, including course structures, electives and options. The delivery of this course can vary between campuses.

CRICOS code: 019480A