Diploma of Engineering

Experience a future in engineering through this pathway degree and benefit from small classes allowing easy access to world-class lecturers. Develop the knowledge needed to succeed in future engineering studies. You will study foundation subjects and understand the key concepts of the engineering profession.

One-year diploma

For international students

Progress to year two

of Bachelor of Engineering

Small class sizes

Support you to succeed

Fast Facts



  • Townsville: March, July

Course not offered until 2022


Plus Student Services and Amenities fee
Fee deferral and scholarships available if eligible


1 year, 2 months full-time

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of a course of study equivalent to an Australian Year 12 Certificate



Course detail

Real stories

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    International student - Sri Lanka

    Isuru Don Siyadoris Appuhamilage

    Diploma of Engineering

    I chose JCU because it is a top university in Australia and has affordable course fees. I hope to enrol in the Bachelor of Engineering at JCU and major in civil engineering. The lecturers are friendly and the students are treated really well.

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    International Student - South Africa

    Adrian McGillewie

    Diploma of Engineering

    I wanted to get the best education possible. I’m working towards enrolling in a Bachelor of Engineering when I complete my diploma. I have enjoyed my time at JCU College and have enjoyed meeting other students from all over the world.

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    Clare Magee

    Director and Principal JCU College

    At JCU College, every student's needs are important. Classes are small and staff are committed to student success. We provide a highly supportive learning environment to ensure students meet our high expectations. The JCU College team is energetic and will work with you to achieve your study goals.