Develop the skills you want - and industry needs.

Earn a specialised, interest-based skill-set with a Master of Engineering from the College of Engineering and Computer Science.

Study at the College of Engineering and Computer Science.

Study a Bachelor of Engineering

Get the specialised knowledge, advanced technical skills, and professional experience to forge a career in modern engineering with an interdisciplinary degree from ANU.

Our Engineering Programs


Do you want to make a difference to society, or solve some of the world’s largest problems?

Would you like to make solar energy technology more efficient, invent the next generation of smartphones or create materials that support the growth of human cells?

If you’re creative, enjoy teamwork and mathematics or science - then engineering could be for you.

The unique interdisciplinary nature of this degree goes beyond traditional engineering fields. It will prepare you to design, analyse, and manage the complex systems that are prevalent in our society. You will be exposed to several engineering disciplines during your degree, as well as acquiring deep expertise in a discipline of your choice. For the first 18 months, you will study core foundation and engineering courses. After that, you can choose to specialise in anything from biomedical systems to mechatronics.

Why study a bachelor degree in engineering at ANU?

 student working in a eng lab

Engineering careers are diverse and in demand in Australia and overseas. At ANU you will develop skills and abilities that are highly sought after in engineering and other organisations. Due to the unique interdisciplinary approach, many of our graduates quickly progress to senior roles.

At ANU we offer strong industry partnerships, including student internships and 60-day work experience. Our industry connections help our graduates secure jobs in a wide variety of companies in Australia and overseas.

  • Graduates have an average undergraduate full-time starting salary of $60,000 annually, are accredited by Engineers Australia, and are employed globally under the Washington Accord.
  • ANU is home to excellent facilities, research equipment and laboratories. For instance, one of Australia’s largest and most powerful supercomputer, the world’s largest paraboloidal dish solar concentrator and new student spaces
  • Opportunities to be involved in unique student programs such as a Humanitarian Engineering minor in collaboration with Engineers Without Borders, the Sol Invictus project or the Fifty50 initiative.

Webinar: Deep Dive Into ANU Engineering Degrees

Date & time: Thu 22 Aug 2019, 5pm

Join the ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science for a live webinar, where we will provide you with detailed information about our engineering degrees, unique courses, program structure and career outcomes.


Webinar: Humanitarian Engineering at ANU

Date & time: Tue 13 Aug 2019, 5pm

Your engineering degree at ANU can help you obtain a deep understanding of the ways your knowledge and skills can help advance the well-being of humanity as a whole.


Meet our students 

Andrea Bedon Pineda

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

Lina Raihana Abd Rahim

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

Alejandro Vidal

Master of Engineering - Solar Energy Technologies

Ben Owen

BEng (Hons) ’06, BSc ’06

International Students at ANU

At the ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science, we have a number of scholarships available for International Students to help with the cost of your studies. The value of the scholarships vary between AUD 5,000 – AUD 25,000.

All of the CECS scholarships are still open for applications. If you are a student with exceptional academic merit and if your application to be admitted to the degree is successful, we will contact you with a scholarship offer.

Accommodation Information

ANU offers guaranteed accommodation to first year undergraduate students commencing in the first year of their study at ANU.

Semester 2 2019 applications are now open and close 8 June 2019 to be considered for the Accommodation Guarantee.

Late guaranteed applications will not be accepted. Non-guaranteed applications close on 15 June 2019 (midnight).

Updated:  10 August 2021/Responsible Officer:  Dean, CECS/Page Contact:  CECS Marketing