Faculty of Engineering


Careers

A degree in Engineering opens doors to a wide variety of occupations, and is a highly sought after qualification. Our graduates have gone on to forge careers in consultancy, disaster relief, geothermal engineering, and many more. Engineering is a diverse and exciting profession with huge room for growth and development.

Engineers are innovative, creative problem-solvers. The programmes offered in the Faculty of Engineering provide you with the tools you need to forge your career in this dynamic industry.

You could be designing new technologies for the healthcare field, preparing communities for disaster relief, or building railways.

Our graduates have diverse careers and experience in this multi-faceted industry, where no two days are the same, and innovation is at the forefront of every role.

Find out where an engineering qualification can take you by reading some of our graduate profiles below.

Industrial engineer


Kelly Mulvay

Kelly completed a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours), specialising in mechanical engineering. She now works in the industrial engineering team for Beca.

Read Kelly's story here

Geothermal engineer


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Alex completed a Master of Energy. He now works as a geothermal engineer in the Research and Development Team of MB Century.

Read Alex's story here

Project manager


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Ryan completed a Master of Engineering Management. He now works as a project manager at Beca.

Read Ryan's story here

PhD candidate


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Gordon completed a Postgraduate Certificate in Light Metals Reduction Technology. He is now working towards his PhD in Chemical and Materials Engineering. 

Read Gordon's story here

Geothermal inspector


Ivan Siahaan_MEngSt

Ivan is completing a Master of Engineering Studies specialising in Environmental Engineering. He is currently working as a Geothermal Inspector for the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources in Indonesia.

Read Ivan's story here

Transport sector analyst


Ma Katrina Raneses_MDisMgt

Ma Katrina completed a Master of Disaster Management. She now works as a Transport Sector Analyst for the Private Markets for Climate Resilience programme in the Philippines.

Read Ma Katrina's story here 

Product manager


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Bowen completed a conjoint Bachelor of Engineering (Honours), specialising in Civil Engineering, and a Bachelor of Property. He now works as a product manager at Facebook.

Read Bowen's story here

Consultant


Neil Moraes_MOR

Neil completed a Master of Operations Research. He now works as a consultant at Broad Solutions Ltd.

Read Neil's story here

PhD candidate


Eryn Kwon_ME

Eryn completed a Master of Engineering. She is now working towards her PhD which focuses on developing new techniques for forensic research.

Read Eryn's story here