Bachelor of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Honours)
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The University of Newcastle is ranked in the top 150 universities for the electical engineering discipline (QS World Universities Ranking (2013), and in 2012, the discipline received the highest possible ranking in Australia for our research (Australian Research Council 2012 ERA Rankings).
Electrical engineering is a rapidly expanding and wide ranging discipline. It is the major area of expertise behind control and automation, telecommunications, robotics, signal processing, analogue and digital electronics, nano-technology and power generation and distribution.
Our electrical engineering graduates can choose career paths in a range of industries, including:
- aerospace industry
- biomedical instrumentation industry
- computer engineering industry
- chemical industry
- construction industry
- defence industry
- electronics industry
- fast moving consumer goods industry
- information technology
- industrial control and automation
- marine industry
- materials and metals industry
- oil and gas industry
- pharmaceuticals industry
- power generation industry
- rail industry
- semiconductor industry
- utilities industry
The electrical engineering full-time degree in Singapore runs for nine trimesters over three years, and includes 12 weeks of approved industrial placement.
When you join our electrical engineering degree in Singapore, you will have access to:
- A well-structured electrical engineering curriculum
- Modern laboratory facilities
- Opportunities to put theory into practice with an industry-related project in your final year of study
Our academics are drawn from diverse and distinct industrial and academic backgrounds and are also involved in independent research in their field, and also carry out research in partnership with industry.
This degree is accredited by Engineers Australia as meeting the Washington Accord. Students can join Engineers Australia as a student member on entering this degree program, to gain access to various extracurricular activities. As an accredited program, our graduates are eligible for immediate graduate membership status with Engineers Australia, which is one main pathway to the increasingly required, national registration status (CPEng, RPEng) for engineering professionals. As a Washington Accord recognised program, graduates can enjoy a level of global mobility with automatic recognition of qualifications through participating Washington accord countries.
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