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undergraduate

Degree

Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Civil Engineering)

Course code: #BHENGINE4CIV

undergraduate

Degree

Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Civil Engineering)

It looks like the University no longer offers this program.

Quick facts

  • Annual tuition (2022)

    $53,500 AUD

  • Application fee

    $150 AUD

  • Duration

    4 years

  • PSW

    2 years

  • Min GPA

    70 out of 100

  • CRICOS code

    083109M

Highlights
Project
Research Project

These are mandatory and all come with course.

Deadlines

Term start& deadline Deadline
Fall-February 15-January-2023 2023-01-15
Winter-July 25-June-2023 2023-06-25
Fall-February 15-January-2024 2024-01-15
Winter-July 25-June-2024 2024-06-25

Overview

Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Civil Engineering)

The Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Civil) at the University of Sydney will develop your comprehensive ability to plan, design and test structures within built and natural environments.

 A suite of embedded professional skills will equip you to contribute to the infrastructure that improves lives in Australia and worldwide.

As a civil engineering student, you will learn from leading experts about how to manage the design and construction of crucial modern infrastructure, including buildings, roads, transport and railways, bridges, tunnels, dams and ports, as well as systems for managing water, irrigation, sewage and floodwaters. 

Complementing this technical knowledge will be a range of professional skills in management, finance and problem-solving.

Throughout this four-year degree, you will study a series of core units as you master civil engineering foundations before specialising in an optional major. 

In your second year, a surveying camp will allow you to develop your technical skills in a practical, team-based environment.

In your fourth year, you will undertake further specialised civil engineering subjects and complete an embedded honours thesis

It enables you to design a research project in an area that interests you.

All students in the Bachelor Engineering Honours undertake enhanced foundation studies in data and computation and a sequence of real-world project units throughout their degree, enabling them to apply technical knowledge in practice.

As part of your degree, you will undertake the award-winning Professional Engagement Program enabling you to change your approach to learning through self-reflection and extra-curricular activities throughout your degree.

The specialisations available in this degree are:

  • Construction Management
  • Environmental Fluids
  • Geotechnical
  • Humanitarian Engineering
  • Integrated Building Engineering
  • Structures
  • Transport

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$67,516

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $10,920
Accommodation 1 bed room $14,016
Tuition 1 person $53,500

Hourly wage

Min wage

23.23 AUD / 1 hour

in Australia every student can work 48 hour per fortnight

Required documents

  • A scanned copy of the passport identification page
  • English language results
  • Academic transcripts
  • Degree certificates (testamurs)
  • Scholarship documentation
  • Marriage/change of name certificate

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
6
listening
6
writing
6
speaking
6
reading

TOEFL

85
17
listening
19
writing
17
speaking
17
reading

PTE

61
54
listening
54
writing
54
speaking
54
reading

Cambridge

176
169
listening
169
writing
169
speaking
169
reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available

Students will study for 36, 25, 15, 10 or 5 teaching weeks.

All courses involve 20 hours of classes per week.

Current IELTS  & Target IELTS 66.577.5
5     36 weeks36 weeks36 weeks36 weeks
5.5   10 or 15 weeks25 weeks36 weeks36 weeks
65 weeks10 or 15 weeks25 weeks36 weeks
6.55 weeks5 weeks10 or 15 weeks25 weeks
7 5 weeks5 weeks10 or 15 weeks
7.5  5 weeks5 weeks

Academic background and requirement

Assumed knowledge:

HSC Mathematics Extension 1 and Physics. 

 

Applying for honour:

This course has an integrated Honours program, with all students undertaking a research thesis in the final year. 

 

Prerequisites:

mathematics 

 

China:

China – Gaokao: 70%

 

India:

India – CBSE: 14.5

Indian School Certificate: 88

India - HSSC 6 states: 85

 

Foundation program

If you attempt engineering without this prior knowledge of Mathematics, you may experience difficulty, so you are strongly advised to undertake an appropriate bridging course.

You study Academic English Skills and 4 academic subjects each semester.

Once enrolled on the University of Sydney Foundation Program, you will receive a conditional offer to a degree at the University of Sydney.

All students must study English A and English B during the Foundation Program.

If your degree at the University of Sydney has a prerequisite for mathematics, you must study Mathematics during the Foundation Program.

Keeping in mind the subjects recommended to you, you are welcome to choose your elective subjects.

Career opportunities

  • Airport and harbour authority
  • Engineering consultant
  • infrastructure consultant
  • Project manager
  • transporter
  • Facade drafter
  • Emergency management specialist
  • Sustainability Specialist
  • Town planner
  • Structural engineer
  • Transport operations planner

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