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Engineering Technology (Renewable Energy and Electrical Power Systems)

24 months
29600 AUD/year
8301 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Engineering Technology (Renewable Energy and Electrical Power Systems) program from Federation University Australia covers key areas of electrical circuits, signals and systems, energy conversion, power electronics, power systems, electrical power distribution and protection systems, control systems and renewable energy.  


There is a strong focus on research and project-based learning, to apply learned concepts, including an independent research project in final year. The curriculum of the Engineering Technology (Renewable Energy and Electrical Power Systems) program from Federation University Australia also covers sensors, artificial perception, and Internet of Things (IoT) in smart energy systems.  

This degree is also available to international students located outside Australia to commence via online studies whilst travel restrictions are in place. When travel restrictions ease, students should transition to campus to complete their studies.

As a graduate, you may seek managerial roles with private consultants, contracting companies, or federal, state and local government organisations. 

Career opportunities

  • Electrical engineer
  • Renewable energy engineer
  • Grid management engineer
  • Power systems engineering

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Power electronics
  • Sensors and artificial perception
  • Electrical power distribution engineering
  • Advanced engineering project
  • Principles of renewable energy sources 
  • Electrical demand forecast 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.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 0100637 (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

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    29600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29600 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    8301 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8301 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National: Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP)

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.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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