School of Engineering

Engineers design the infrastructure of the modern world. Tackle real-world engineering problems in collaborative projects with industry partners and through work placements.

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Our engineering courses are hands-on, industry-led and give you access to some of the most advanced and future-focused technologies and spaces in Australia. We offer an innovative approach to teaching through PODBL (Project-Oriented Design-Based Learning). This gives you the opportunity to experience real-world problems, put together creative, original solutions and be job-ready for your future career.

Whether you’re starting out at uni or looking to advance your career, browse our range of study areas to find a degree that suits your interests, strengths and career goals. Find your specialisation and join a university in the world’s top 1%.

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30 years of engineering

In 2021, Deakin University celebrated 30 years of engineering. Hear from our staff, students, industry and research partners.

30 years of engineering

Our facilities

Our engineering students have access to some of the best future-focused engineering facilities in the Australian university sector. We have advanced systems, laboratory and learning spaces, versatile equipment and technologies.

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Our research

Our programs aren't just research informed, they're genuinely research led. Deakin's a leader in numerous engineering-focused research areas. Coupled with our state-of-the-art facilities the experience you'll gain is second to none, with opportunities for research degrees or research careers in Australia and overseas.

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Industry partnerships

We recognise the important contributions made by all our external partners in developing our local communities. Through partnerships, we're able to innovate and create both effective integrated-learning and research and development solutions to real-world challenges.

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Career opportunities

With an international skills shortage in the engineering industry, and roles expected to rise significantly in the next five years, Deakin graduates are in demand both in Australia and abroad. In fact, over 92% of our recent graduates found full time employment within four months of completing their course.*

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If you have any further questions, please get in touch:

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Waurn Ponds Campus, Building KE
75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds
Victoria 3216

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School of Engineering
Deakin University
Locked Bag 20000
Geelong, Victoria 3220


*QILT Student Experience Survey 2020 and 2021