Postgraduate Certificate On Campus Online

Power Engineering

University of Southern Queensland

6 months
17600 AUD/year
14200 AUD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Power Engineering program at the University of Southern Queensland is ideal if you have a three year engineering degree and you want to extend your knowledge in power engineering. You don’t even need work experience to commence your postgraduate studies in this degree. 


During the Power Engineering program at the University of Southern Queensland, you will study advanced level of power systems, including power generation, distribution and transmission. 

If you studied your undergraduate degree in a different area of engineering, this degree will allow you to change your career path and specialise in power engineering.

Career outcomes 

Power engineers are at the forefront of alternative power sources such as solar and wind energy. As a power engineering graduate, you will increase your employability in power supply and distribution, power generation, mining, rail and transport, and consultancy.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Skills in Engineering 
  • Advanced Engineering Project Management
  • Engineering Simulations and Computations
  • Real Time Systems
  • Computer Systems and Communications Protocols
  • Electrical Plant

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines


4 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 067687K

To be eligible for admission, applicants must satisfy the following requirements:

  • Australian university three or four-year Bachelor degree in engineering in the relevant specialisation, or equivalent.


  • Australian university four-year Bachelor degree in engineering in a non-related specialisation, or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17600 AUD per year during 6 months.
  • National

    14200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14200 AUD per year during 6 months.
  • Commonwealth supported: AUD 3975
  • International Online: AUD 17600

Living costs for Toowoomba

1200 - 2000 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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