UNSW's Electrical Engineering programs offer excellent career opportunities and develop a set of core skills and attributes that are highly sought after in many sectors both within and outside of engineering.

Our students develop a capacity, good communication skills and the ability to work cooperatively on complex systems and tasks.

UNSW Electrical Engineering graduates find themselves in constant demand everywhere, whether they are:

  • building electric motors for hybrid cars;
  • designing new brain-computer interfaces;
  • programming control systems for autonomous aircraft;
  • pioneering quantum electronic circuits;
  • doing financial modelling for a bank;
  • developing gigahertz switching technology using microelectromechanical systems;
  • or planning the next generation of wireless networks.

Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications at UNSW offers a challenging undergraduate program of international standing, an enjoyable and supportive social and academic environment with potentially exciting career opportunities following graduation.

UNSW Electrical Engineering degrees are accredited by Engineers Australia (EA), which also gives our graduates international recognition for their qualifications under the Washington Accord.

Our graduates work in more than 90 countries around the world. A UNSW Electrical Engineering degree will always have high value in the job market.