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Curtin University


Curtin Engineering is nationally and internationally recognised as a leader in Engineering Education and Research. We are dedicated to the enhancement of teaching and research and the pursuit of excellence and innovative applications of engineering technology as a contribution to the advancement of scientific knowledge, understanding and community relevance. Our vision is to nurture cross-disciplinary teaching and research, providing educational and service benefits to our students. We have a unique Engineering Foundation Year first-year program, which was the 2006 recipient of the National Carrick Award for "First Year Experience".

The discipline of Engineering has three schools: Civil and Mechanical Engineering, Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, and Electrical Engineering and Computing. It also has a specialised Engineering Foundation Year program (EFY).

Civil and Mechanical Civil and Mechanical Engineering

Our educational programs add value to the individual, producing well-rounded career-ready graduates who have a forward focus in their knowledge, skills and capabilities.

Chemical and Petroleum Chemcial and Petroleum Engineering

There is a strong industry demand for our graduates. The school is uniquely positioned, aligned and in-tune with industry and the wider business community.

Electrical and Computing Electrical Engineering and Computing

The School prides itself as a provider of quality educational programs and enjoys a reputation of being connected with industry and the wider business community.

Foundation YearEngineering First Year students

The first year program provides students with the components of engineering practice and gives them knowledge of the role and functions of engineers, and of the various sub-disciplines.

Events, Tours and Other Information about Engineering