Graduate Diploma of Engineering at ECA College, Australia

The Graduate Diploma in Engineering provides students with the skills needed to function as Principal Technical Officers or equivalents in a range of engineering fields. If you are considering becoming an engineer, you are just beginning a terrific and lucrative professional path. Engineering relies heavily on creation. Besides that, creative innovation changes lives and transforms the world.

Description


The Graduate Diploma in Engineering provides students with the skills needed to function as Principal Technical Officers or equivalents in a range of engineering fields.


If you are considering becoming an engineer, you are just beginning a terrific and lucrative professional path. Engineering relies heavily on creation. Besides that, creative innovation changes lives and transforms the world.


Nowadays, engineering is a very in-demand profession in Australia and across the globe. The skills engineers develop—such as original thought, problem-solving, and logical reasoning—are valued in a wide range of occupations. Engineers take a wide range of courses.


Besides that, this course will introduce you to a variety of engineering basics, preparing you for a rewarding future in civil engineering, industrial engineering, mechanical engineering, or production engineering. The entire world will be your oyster.


Also, Australia's growth prospects for engineers are "very good," with 10-year growth rates anticipated to approach 90%.

What you will study

Program Structure

Core Courses: 

  • Integrate engineering technologies

  • Maintain and apply technical and engineering skills

  • Develop workplace policy and procedures for environmental sustainability


Elective Courses:

  • Plan and implement a mentoring program

  • Plan and manage engineering-related projects or operations

  • Build relationships between teams in an operations environment

  • Evaluate manufacturing processes

  • Produce and manage technical documentation

  • Apply statistics to technology problems

  • Develop and coordinate engineering-related contingency plans

Learning Outcomes

  1. Design, create, and assess sustainable systems, processes, and solutions using integrated and specialized engineering knowledge and skills.


  1. Synthesize current trends, research initiatives, and evidence-based techniques to maintain professional development and scholarship in engineering.


  1. Use effective communication skills to comprehend, appraise, and present technical engineering knowledge in a professional setting.


  1. Determine, pick, and use digital technologies and tools to gather, organize, generate, and share information, evaluate its veracity, and use it for engineering design, problem-solving, and research goals.


  1. Study, evaluate, and synthesize data to address engineering challenges using logic, intellectual standards, and research criteria.


  1. Demonstrate your ability to organize, create, carry out, and manage a range of engineering projects.


  1. Demonstrate unique and creative ideas and solutions to technical issues.


  1. Respect variety, seek equity in results, and apply moral and professional norms to examine engineering's societal ramifications.

Career Opportunities

The Graduate Diploma in Engineering is a great structural program for someone who would like to pursue a Bachelor's or Master's degree. Consequently, there would be more career opportunities as: 

  • Mechanical engineer

  • Electrical engineer

  • Mining engineer

  • Systems engineer 

  • Network engineer and more. 

Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

  • Engineering diploma or advanced engineering diploma OR


  • One year of relevant professional experience in an engineering-related capacity along with a bachelor's degree or an equivalent higher education credential OR


  • A relevant Certificate III or Certificate IV with considerable work experience in a position connected to engineering.

English Language Requirements

  • IELTS - 6.0

  • Completion of 12 weeks of Upper-Intermediate-level general English education, or an equivalent, with at least a B.

  • The completion of the Cambridge Course B2 with a minimum B grade (FCE).

  • EAP1 must be completed with a grade of at least B.

Tuition Fee and Scholarships

Tuition fee

  • AUD $20,000 

$16,000 per year
  • Level
    PGD
  • Delivery
    Online and On Campus
  • Duration
    1 years
  • Application Fee
    None
  • Intake
    May
  • Language Test Score
    IELTS, FCE, EAP1
  • Scholarship
    $15,000 per year