Study with the Department of Engineering

We are producing engineering graduates who are equipped with the theoretical and practical skills needed to succeed in this dynamic profession.

Our outstanding Work Integrated Learning program is sector-leading, providing students with the real world experience they need to advance their careers and meet the expectations and needs of a rapidly evolving engineering industry. We also offer online learning. Contact the Department to find out more.

Engineering courses

Engineering courses

Build theoretical knowledge and gain practical skills in placements across traditional and emerging industries.

Build strong foundations in innovation and creative thinking to join the next generation of engineering specialists.

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Student experience

Student experience

Offering our engineering students an outstanding learning experience is at the heart of everything we do.

Our students have access to world class facilities, a supportive learning environment and industry leaders.

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Women in engineering

Women in engineering

Engineers play an important role in global solutions. We need to make sure that women are fully represented.

One in six of our undergraduate engineering students are women. Join us and study at La Trobe University.

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I am passionate about innovation, design and science, which is why I love engineering. It is part of everything. Engineering is a career that improves civilization, while enabling new opportunities. I am looking forward to graduating and pursuing a career in this field.

Elise Hor
Bachelor of Industrial Engineering (Honours),
Department of Engineering

Feature stories

Our students benefit from theoretical training and an industry-engaged experience.

Engineering and IT Showcase

Engineering and IT Showcase

Our student projects are delivering solutions in partnership with industry and government agencies.

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Meet our work ready students

Meet our work ready students

Our Work Integrated Learning program is preparing the next generation of engineers for the workforce.

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Why study engineering?

Why study engineering?

With a Bachelor of Civil Engineering, Harrison is equipped with skills that will set him apart in the workforce.

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