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Engineering Technology (Civil Engineering)

24 months
29200 AUD/year
8021 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The specialised education gained in this Engineering Technology (Civil Engineering) program from Federation University Australia will allow you to obtain employment in the mid level to higher level positions in the industry. It would also provide opportunities with career progression in to the managerial levels.  


Civil Engineers are responsible for the design and construction of all types of structures including single to multi storied buildings, roads, dams, bridges, pipelines, towers , harbours, airports and railways. 

Civil engineers also plan, design and test the infrastructure associated with transport, gas supply, watersupply and sewerage systems.

As a graduate of the Engineering Technology (Civil Engineering) program from Federation University Australia, you will have developed technical advanced skills together with the knowledge and appreciation of the environment, sustainable development, social and political aspects that impact upon the work of the civil engineer.   

Graduates may be employed with private consultants, contracting companies, or with federal, state and local government organisations. 

There are significant opportunities for employment in Australia, as well as in South-East Asia and throughout the rest of the world.

Career opportunities

  • Airport engineer
  • Drainage engineer
  • Harbour engineer
  • Local government engineer
  • Transport engineer
  • Planning engineer
  • Soil engineer
  • Civil engineer
  • Engineer
  • Hydraulic engineer
  • Materials and testing engineer
  • Project engineer
  • Structural engineer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Structural Design
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Surface Water Hydrology 
  • Terotechnology and Life Cycle Costs 
  • Concrete Technology and Civil Construction
  • Engineering Research Methodology and Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


240 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 079924C (Mt Helen) 

  • Successful completion of a recognised 3 or 4 year Engineering bachelor degree in the relevant specialisation (major field) with credit average, awarded by an Australian university, or a recognised overseas equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29200 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    8021 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8021 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Ballarat

1260 - 2250 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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