La Trobe University

Graduate Diploma in Electronic Engineering

Overview

Semester starts
Semester 1 and 2 (March and July)
Duration
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.

Entry requirements

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.

English language requirement

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

TOEFL Paper-based Test: minimum score of 575 (minimum score of 5 in the Test of Written English).

TOEFL Internet-based Test: minimum score of 80 with minimum overall for SLR 18; W 22.

La Trobe Melbourne (ELICOS): Completion of the English for Further Studies Advanced Stage 6B at La Trobe Melbourne with minimum 60 per cent overall and 60 per cent in final exam. For more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website.

English as the language of instruction in tertiary studies may be accepted.

Please note: English as the language of instruction in previous study will not be accepted as a basis of admission (English)

for courses where the approved test score requirement is above an IELTS 6.5 with no band score lower than 6.0.

Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE): minimum score of 64 with no communicative skill score less than 59.

Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): a grade of B or higher.

Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): a grade of C or higher.

Or approved international equivalent.

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 costs

Annual tuition fee (A$)

34 600

Scholarships

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. For detailed information please select the relevant campus:

CRICOS code: 019480A