Diploma in Engineering

The Diploma in Engineering fast tracks students directly into the the second year of an undergraduate degree of Engineering at UNSW Sydney.

  • 12 Months

  • CRICOS Course code: 095863M

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Direct to Second Year

Entry to second year of your undergraduate degree in Engineering at UNSW Sydney, upon successful completion of the required courses in your Diploma.

Two Qualifications

Upon completion of your undergraduate studies at UNSW Sydney, you will receive a Bachelor degree in addition to your Diploma.

World-Class Campus

Your classes are on the UNSW Sydney campus with full access to world class libraries, labs, clubs & societies.

Who is this program for?

The Diploma in Engineering is delivered by UNSW Global, the pathway provider which is fully owned by UNSW Sydney. As a Diploma in Engineering student you will be studying equivalent courses to first year undergraduates which are accredited by UNSW Sydney, but delivered in a program tailored to international students. You will be able to enjoy access to the same facilities and resources as first year undergraduate students.

After successfully completing nine courses specific to your chosen degree specialisation you will be awarded a Diploma in Engineering. This will allow you to receive full credit for the first year of your Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) program at UNSW Sydney and enter directly into second year of the degree program.

UNSW Sydney offers an extensive range of Engineering course specialisations for your future career (see list below)

 

Course Information

Program Description

The Diploma in Engineering (CRICOS Course code 095863M) is an 11 month program that will provide students with the opportunity to pursue a degree in Engineering. Students will need to complete a set of 9 courses within 24 months to achieve their Diploma and receive credit (advanced standing) for first year of a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) at UNSW Sydney.^ The selection of courses students choose, determines the specialisation they will be able to pursue in second year for their Bachelor of Engineering

Destination

Second Year Engineering (Honours) degree at UNSW Sydney on successful completion of Diploma

Duration

Term 1: 12 weeks
Term 2: 12 weeks
Term 3: 12 weeks

Contact Hours

Up to 25 hours per week

Courses

9 courses (based on specialisation)

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Dates and fees

EnrolmentFinishStart UNSW DegreePrice (AUD)
9 September 201921 August 2020Term 3 - September 2020$41,997
20 January 202011 December 2020Term 1 - February 2021$43,177 - indicative only
11 May 202030 April 2021Term 2 - June 2021$43,177 - indicative only
31 Aug 202020 Aug 2021Term 3 - September 2021$43,177 - indicative only
18 Jan 202110 Dec 2021Term 1 - February 2022TBA

Please see non tuition fees here.

For a breakdown of 2019 diploma tuition fees by course click here.

 

 

Diploma entry requirements

 View the full table of academic and enlish Diploma entry recruitments in our hub.

Degree Specialisations

Our courses are equivalent to those taught in the first year of an undergraduate degree at UNSW Sydney. The difference is that you get additional support in honing your English and academic skills.

Choose a degree specialisation to see the courses you will study

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Important Information

* Australian permanent residents, Australian citizens and New Zealand citizens are not eligible to enrol in Diploma programs at this time. If a student becomes an Australian permanent resident, Australian citizen or New Zealand citizen after they enrol, they must continue to pay international student fees for the duration of their Diploma program and will be subject to additional competitive processes for entry into a UNSW Sydney program.

*Note: Census date for Diploma Programs to be advised