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The School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering has a long history of producing leading civil, environmental, mining, architectural and structural engineers. The University of Adelaide is consistently ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide. It is also ranked 7th for mining engineering, 31st for water resource engineering and 25th for civil engineering.*

* Academic Ranking of World Universities 2020

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Our broad range of undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees will prepare you to apply creative and critical thinking to provide innovative engineering solutions fundamental for a functioning society. Specialise in civil engineering, environmental engineering, mining, architectural and structural engineering.

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Our research

The School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering’s internationally-recognised research is focused on managing water resources, structural engineering and materials, mining and geoengineering. We offer a Master of Philosophy (MPhil) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD).

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Are you a current or commencing student? Our Ask ECMS team is available for any questions you have regarding your degree—from enrolment and practical experience, to degree checks and credit transfers. You can also access online resources, including study plans and forms.

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Do you need to contact the School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering? If your question relates to a specific matter, you can contact the relevant school staff member directly.

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Will you be joining us from overseas?

Studying at the University of Adelaide, continuously ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide, will challenge and inspire you. We're a member of Australia's Group of Eight (Go8), made up of the country's best universities.

The University's beautiful campus features traditional sandstone buildings, open spaces and cutting-edge facilities. Located in the multicultural city of Adelaide, South Australia; it is close to accommodation, shops, entertainment and attractions.

The School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering offers a range of world-class programs. Find out more about study options, entry requirements, how to apply and life in Adelaide.

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News

30

Jun

ECMS remains a leading institution in 2020 AWRU rankings

ECMS is once again proving that we are a leading research institute both nationally and internationally with 9 disciplines ranking within the top 100 in the 2020 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).

29

Jun

Stanwell Graduate Intake for 2021: apply now

Electricity producer Stanwell currently has a number of graduate roles available for 2021 start. Applications close 19 July.

23

Jun

Poppy@AIML PhD scholarships now available!

There are 2 fantastic scholarships available for students interested in pursuing a PhD at the Australian Institute for Machine Learning (AIML), funded by the Australian Air Force. Applications close 24 July.

22

Jun

UofA academics to receive ASCE Best Paper Award

A/Prof Ching Tai Ng and his former PhD student, Gnana Teja Pudipeddi from the School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering along with Prof Andrei Kotousov from the School of Mechanical Engineering have authored the paper titled "Mode Conversion and Scattering of Lamb Waves at Delaminations in Composite Laminates".

10

Jun

BCG Scholarship Program 2020

Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is inviting applications for its 2020 Scholarship program from final year students across all disciplines including architecture, computer science, engineering and mathematical sciences.

10

Jun

Job opportunity: Santos Vacation Program (Technical) 2020/21

Santos is offering 12 weeks' vacation employment between November and February for data science, engineering and geoscience students studying an undergraduate degree and graduating in 2021.

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Events

23

Jun

BCG 2020 Scholarship Information Webinars

23 June or 2 July: Learn more about the 2020 BCG Scholarship Program offering recipients AUD $20,000 and the potential for a graduate position with the world's fastest growing premium management consulting firm. Register by 19 June.

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