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Course Fees and Duration

Course Duration:
(48 m) 4 years
Course Tuition Fees:
USD 5,837
Course Miscellanous Fees:


Location of Study:
Full Time/Part Time:
Full Time, Part Time
Awarding University:
Curtin University

Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronics Engineering)

  Institution: Curtin University

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Course Intake:
February, July

Programme Description


Mechatronic engineering is near the forefront of technology, creating smarter products, devices and processes. Mechatronic systems can be found in most industrial and commercial products, from cars and aircraft to medical and surgical devices.

Mechatronic engineers may design and maintain electronic and computer controlled systems, including power generators, mining and chemical plant machinery and intelligent machines such as unmanned aerial vehicles and autonomous robots.

What the course involves

In your first year you will completed the Engineering Foundation Year (EFY). The EFY builds a solid base of the fundamental concepts common to all areas of engineering. The EFY was developed in partnership with industry to create a curriculum that is reflective of engineering practice. After completing this common year you can select to major in mechatronic engineering.

In this course you will develop sound theoretical knowledge in the key disciplines of mechanics, electronics and computer systems.

Project work from your second year onwards will culminate in a major design or research project in your final year of study.

You will need to complete at least 12 weeks of engineering work experience during the summer breaks, in order to graduate from mechatronic engineering.


Essential WACE courses:

  • At least three of the following four: Mathematics 3C/3D, Mathematics: Specialist 3C/3D, Physics 3A/3B and Chemistry 3A/3B
  • At least English 2A/2B, Literature 2A/2B or English as an Additional Language/Dialect 2A/2B

Desirable WACE courses:

Engineering Studies 3A/3B, Mathematics: Specialist 3C/3D

Career opportunities

This course can help you become a:

  • Mechatronic Engineer
  • Mechatronic Engineer
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Electronic Engineer

Source : Curtin University