• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration

About

The Electrical Power Engineering degree offered by the University of Wollongong is delivered by national and international industry experts from the electrical transmission and distribution sector. By studying this course you will acquire a better understanding of the design processes and technical requirements of the industry. 

The Master of Electrical Power Engineering is offered on a part-time basis, making it perfect for professionals looking to increase or enhance their skills whilst working full-time. The degree is structured for intensive subject module delivery mode, with a combination of face-to-face learning and online materials and support. 

This degree

The Electrical Power Engineering course is specifically designed to meet industry needs, by providing structured learning and development and providing knowledge and experience difficult to gain through workplace training programs. The course modules have been selected from areas key to the Australian electricity transmission and distribution industry ensuring you receive up-to-date industry-specific education. The program is focused on current technologies and challenges faced by engineers working in the field of electrical power engineering. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Distribution System Reliability
  • Electricity Market Structures and Demand Side Integration
  • Power System Protection and Communication
  • Overhead, Underground Line Design and Construction
  • Power Quality
  • Distribution Network Planning
  • Renewable and Embedded Generation
  • High Voltage Engineering
  • Power System Earthing
  • Substation Design
  • Electrical Safety
  • Power System Stability
  • Research Project

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    International Applicants: This course is not available to international applicants.

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    48 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • A recognised Bachelor of Engineering degree specialising in Electrical Engineering awarded with Honours Class 2, Division 11; or a Graduate Certificate in Electrical Power Engineering.
  • Other tertiary qualifications, together with relevant professional experience over a period of at least two years, may also be considered.
  • Applicants must also include a CV providing a brief account of their work history to date.
  • CRICOS Provider No: 00102E

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18768 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37536 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    18072 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36144 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
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Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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