Engineering and Planning

Future Students Study areas Engineering & Planning

Engineering and Planning

A James Cook University (JCU) Engineering or Planning degree gives you the skills needed to solve real-world problems and design and develop innovative solutions.

Study JCU’s internationally recognised Bachelor of Planning and learn from experts how to plan and shape functional cities, thriving regions and healthy urban environments, with better social / lifestyle, environmental and economic wellbeing.

Explore a career in engineering and combine mathematics and science with communication, critical thinking and management skills to design and develop solutions for real world problems.

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Electrical Systems and IoT

JCU is the first in Australia to offer this cutting edge degree. It combines Electronic Engineering with internet technologies, wireless communications, sensor devices, industrial design and cloud computing.

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Job ready

JCU Engineering graduates are highly sought after by employers, with most finding employment in their final year of study.

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Industry partnerships

JCU Engineering degrees offer what industry is looking for as well as creating more industry project opportunities for JCU students.

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Explore your options by browsing our range of diploma, bachelor and postgraduate courses.


Meet our students

Our students endeavour to make life matter and choose a career path that suits their long-term goals.

Stuart's Story

Hear why Stuart chose to study Engineering at JCU.

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Course guide

Course guide

Provides an overview of all the undergraduate courses available at JCU. You'll also find information on on-campus accommodation, campus life, student support, pathway options and more.

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Campus tour

Campus tour

Guided tours are a fantastic way to get a general overview of the campus, main lecture theatres, the library and other facilities. You’ll also get the chance to talk to future and current students.

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