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Engineering and technology
Diploma of Engineering
Diploma of Engineering

Diploma of Engineering

  • ID:LTC610004
  • Level:1-Year Post-Secondary Certificate
  • Duration:
  • Intake:
  • Type:Full-time

Fees (AUD)

  • Application Fee:$220.00
  • TuitionFee/Month:$2,610.00
  • LivingFee/Month:$1,810.83
  • Application Fee:$220.00
  • TuitionFee/Month:$2,610.00
  • LivingFee/Month:$1,810.83
Estimated Total/program:
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirements:

English language requirements:

Cambridge English

Level C1



IB English

Minimum of 4 in English A or minimum of 5 in English B

IELTS (Academic)

6.0 (no band score below 5.5)

La Trobe Melbourne


PTE Academic

50 (no skill less than 42)

SPM/STPM English



60 (Writing no less than 20)

Other requirements: No

Course Information

La Trobe Melbourne’s Diploma of Engineering provides an introduction to the field of engineering and a pathway to engineering degrees offered at La Trobe University. You will study first-year undergraduate subjects and, after successfully completing the diploma, you will be eligible for direct entry to second year of your chosen engineering degree.

The course is practical and hands-on. Depending on your chosen degree you will develop skills in a number of core areas like biomedical engineering, communication engineering, electronic and electrical systems, sustainability in energy production, automotive engineering, the application of technology in modern medicine, project management of large-scale projects, sustainable infrastructure, water resources, civil construction, surveying and computer-aided design.

All of La Trobe University's engineering degrees are designed to be accredited by Engineers Australia and provide the opportunity to apply for a number of work placements in a range of fields.

After successfully completing the Diploma of Engineering, you can transfer straight into the second year of a:

  • Bachelor of Engineering Honours (Industrial)
  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Science (Maths major)
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Pathway Courses

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

  • Civil engineer
  • Engineering consultant
  • Geotechnical engineer
  • Industrial engineer
  • Large-scale project manager
  • Local or state government planner
  • Logistician
  • Project estimator
  • Research and development engineer
  • Structural engineer

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

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