Are you inspired to create change in the world? Are you always looking for a better solution? Do you enjoy precision, accuracy and attention to detail? Join the world’s elite problem solvers – Engineers.

Engineering makes the world go around, from saving lives with medical devices to solving sanitation issues for remote communities, it’s one of the most diverse careers you can choose. Rewarding, challenging and fun, our Diploma of Engineering is the perfect preparation to embark on a career in engineering. 

The Diploma of Engineering is your starting point if you want to study the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) at UTS. The course allows successful students to FAST TRACK into the second year of study at UTS. Students who successfully complete the program move forward with an understanding of the practical applications for engineering, along with the skills to communicate professionally and ethically in engineering environments. 

How do the diplomas compare?

Do you like to learn at a steady pace? Our Standard program delivers the same content as Accelerated, just spread out over 12 months. You'll find this ideal if you want to focus on your studies while enjoying your new life in Australia.
Fees$31,000

 FEE-HELP available for eligible domestic students.

Duration3 semesters (12 months)
CRICOS code070304D
Entry requirements

Choose country or region where you completed secondary schooling

Academic

If you do not meet the academic requirements consider our UTS Foundation Studies.

English

IELTS: 6.0 overall with 6.0 in writing or UTS Insearch AE4 with pass grade.

If you do not meet the English requirements consider our English Language Courses or our Extended Diploma

Assumed Knowledge

Assumed Knowledge for the UTS Insearch Diploma of Engineering.

GeneralImportant note on minimum age requirement: Students are expected to be at least 17 years of age when commencing diploma programs.

International students who have met the entry requirements aged 16 years of age at the time of UTS Foundation Studies course commencement are able to join that program providing a) they are also packaged with a UTS Insearch Diploma AND b) are 17 at the time the diploma commences.

Articulation to a UTS degree

International Students: Based on no more than two subject failures.

Domestic Students: Based on the required Grade Point Average.

Subjects
Do you thrive under pressure? Our accelerated program is the fastest way to get into a UTS degree, but it's not for everyone. The workload is intense and you'll need to be dedicated to your studies to succeed.
Fees$31,000

 FEE-HELP available for eligible domestic students.

Duration2 semesters (8 months)
CRICOS code070305C
Entry requirements

Choose country or region where you completed secondary schooling

Academic

If you do not meet the academic requirements consider our UTS Foundation Studies.

English

IELTS: 6.0 overall with 6.0 in writing or UTS Insearch AE4 with pass grade.

If you do not meet the English requirements consider our English Language Courses or our Extended Diploma

Assumed Knowledge

Assumed Knowledge for the UTS Insearch Diploma of Engineering.

GeneralImportant note on minimum age requirement: Students are expected to be at least 17 years of age when commencing diploma programs.

International students who have met the entry requirements aged 16 years of age at the time of UTS Foundation Studies course commencement are able to join that program providing a) they are also packaged with a UTS Insearch Diploma AND b) are 17 at the time the diploma commences.

Articulation to a UTS degree

International Students: Based on no more than two subject failures.

Domestic Students: Based on the required Grade Point Average.

Subjects
Do you want to build your English language skills while you study? Our Extended program offers the same subjects as the standard program, PLUS Academic English or Academic Communication. This is ideal if you want a confidence boost before taking the next step onto a UTS degree.
Fees$37,500

 FEE-HELP available for eligible domestic students.

Duration4 semesters (16 months)
CRICOS code080145J
Entry requirements

Choose country or region where you completed secondary schooling

Academic

If you do not meet the academic requirements consider our UTS Foundation Studies.

English

IELTS: 5.5 overall with a minimum of 5.0 in all bands or UTS Insearch AE3 with pass grade.

If you do not meet the English requirements consider our English Language Courses or our Extended Diploma

Assumed Knowledge

Assumed Knowledge for the UTS Insearch Diploma of Engineering.

GeneralImportant note on minimum age requirement: Students are expected to be at least 17 years of age when commencing diploma programs.

International students who have met the entry requirements aged 16 years of age at the time of UTS Foundation Studies course commencement are able to join that program providing a) they are also packaged with a UTS Insearch Diploma AND b) are 17 at the time the diploma commences.

Articulation to a UTS degree

International Students: Based on no more than two subject failures.

Domestic Students: Based on the required Grade Point Average.

Subjects

Course intake & start dates

Semester 1 intake 11 March 2019 12 April 2019
Semester 2 intake 24 June 2019 26 July 2019
Semester 3 intake 8 October 2019 8 November 2019

Orientation dates

Semester 1: 11-15 March 2019
Semester 2: 24-28 June 2019
Semester 3: 8-11 October 2019
Semester 1 intake 9 March 2020 9 April 2020
Semester 2 intake 22 June 2020 24 July 2020
Semester 3 intake 6 October 2020 6 November 2020

Orientation dates

Semester 1: 9-13 March 2020
Semester 2: 22-26 June 2020
Semester 3: 6-9 October 2020