Australia is a wonderful place to study Engineering. The country has a temperate climate. The general atmosphere is liberal. People have a progressive outlook. It is comparatively less expensive by way of fees and living. That is why it has developed into a favourite destination for foreign students in recent years. The Engineers Australia is the accreditation body for the institutes and courses. Some of the best places to study Engineering Colleges in Australia are:
University of Sydney Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies is one of the oldest schools for engineering study.It started imparting education in 1883 and the faculty was established in 1920. Its Mechanical Engineering programme has been ranked 27th in the world ranking.
The Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane is a good place for a foreign student. It has a well-developed student support programme. It also has the facility of acquiring a double degree like Bachelor of Business with Bachelor of Engineering /or B. Engineering with Bachelor of Information Technology or/ B.E. with B. Maths etc.
Bond University Queensland is also a prestigious institution in Gold Coast Queensland, famous for its engineering department. It is the first and largest private university. It has the best teacher stud student ratio in Australia.
Deakin University offers a range of five B.E. courses of bachelor pass level. It is one of the fastest growing universities of Australia with its campuses in Burwood - Melbourne, Warrnambool -Victoria and Geelong waterfront campus.
University of Technology, Sydney, NSW, is famous for its professionally oriented courses. It offers a large range of internationally recognised degrees in Australia.
University of New Castel, NSW, is a good place to study engineering. It offers both under graduate and post graduate courses with commerce and business skills in a 5 year course.
Macquarie University, NSW, is a government institute with one of the best international ranking for its academic and research programmes. It has a wonderful engineering campus.
University of Western Sydney, NSW, boasts of a large contingent of students from 70 countries coming to study engineering. It has six campuses located in the larger Sydney area.
Victoria University Melbourne is a large institution. It is a dual-sector institute. It also houses a TAFE college as its unique feature for higher education.
Monash University, Melbourne is one of the most famous places to study and for its College of Engineering. It was founded in 1958. It is one of the Group of 8 i.e. the group of the elite universities of Australia.