Engineers are in demand across Australia with a current national shortage estimated at over 20,000 professionals (Engineers Australia).
New in 2016, the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Mechanical Engineering, develops students theoretical knowledge and skills vital to the mechanical engineering profession. It prepares graduates for work involving the design of machinery, robotics, water supply, vibration, pollution control and product design.
The Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Civil Engineering equips students with the relevant skills and knowledge to provide a range of professional civil engineering services in regional, national and international environments. It prepares graduates for work involving the planning, design, construction and maintenance of facilities of critical civil engineering infrastructure such as buildings, roads, bridges, dams, pipelines, transport systems and water supply and waste water treatment facilities.
Students gain industry experience during the course through professional placements within the industry.
The new science and engineering precinct at the Lismore campus provides students with world class facilities that are equipped with state-of-the-art research and teaching equipment.