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Engineering - Telecommunications

24 months
49235 AUD/year
36395 AUD/year
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Engineering - Telecommunications from University of New South Wales is a two-year postgraduate degree in the School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications. Upon completion of this degree, you’ll become accredited for a career in the booming telecommunications industry.    


Engineering - Telecommunications from University of New South Wales is designed for students who have either completed a non-accredited engineering degree or the equivalent of the first three years of an accredited engineering degree. With flexibility at its core, you can shape your studies to suit your work and lifestyle.  


As an engineer in the telecommunications sector, you could work for:    

  • Telecommunications providers like iiNet or Skype 
  • Major equipment and device manufacturers such as Cisco, Apple or Huawei 
  • A wide range of tech start-up companies, like Airhop Communications, Cloudscaling, Devicescape or UNSW's own Zedelef.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Electrical engineering 
  • Communication systems 
  • Signal processing 
  • Project management 
  • Computer science 
  • Renewable energy 
  • Industrial and process control 
  • Telecommunications networks  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • We encourage you to submit your completed application as early as possible to ensure it will be processed in time for your preferred term. 


96 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • 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 067604G
  • 4-year non-accredited (under the Washington Accord) Bachelor of Engineering degree (or equivalent) in a cognate discipline with a minimum 65% average; or
  • 3-year Bachelor of Engineering Science degree in a cognate discipline, at least equivalent to the first three years of an Engineering degree accredited under the Washington Accord with a minimum 75% average.
  • English language requirements​

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    49235 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 49235 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    36395 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36395 AUD per year during 24 months.


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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