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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 13th for mining engineering, 34th for water resource engineering and 17th for civil engineering.*

* Academic Ranking of World Universities 2019

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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

24

Mar

Department of Defence 2021 Graduate Program

The Department of Defence is now seeking STEM students for its 2021 Graduate Program. Applications close 4 April.

23

Mar

ASC PTY LTD - Graduate Program 2021 Opportunities

ASC Pty Ltd is seeking final year Computer Science and Engineering (Electrical, Electronic, Mechanical, Mechatronic, Civil, Chemical) students for its Graduate Program commencing in January 2021 at their Osborne (SA) location. Applications close 31 March.

23

Mar

Aurecon Graduate Program 2020/21 Opportunities

Aurecon is seeking final year Bachelor, Masters and PhD students in mechanical, electrical, civil and chemical engineering for graduate roles commencing in 2021 in Adelaide and other locations across Australia. Applications close 5 April.

4

Mar

World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development 2020

Wednesday 4 March is the first World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development. This year, we're sharing the great work environmental engineers and students in our faculty are doing under the themes of: adapting to climate change, reducing waste and sustainable cities.

21

Feb

Microsoft Protégé 2020 Competition

Microsoft is giving you the chance to put your knowledge into practice through the Protégé annual case competition - applications close Monday 6 April.

20

Feb

ECMS students finalists at the Top 100 Future Leaders competition

Congratulations to our current ECMS students and recent graduates who represented South Australia as finalists at the Top 100 Future Leaders competition.

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Events

31

Mar

Virtual Webcast: Rio Tinto Australia 2021 Graduate Program

Register for one of four webcasts to find out more about applying to the Rio Tinto 2021 Graduate Program.

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Apr

Cancelled: Bridging the gap between research and production for machine learning

1 April: The 2020 Dean's Research Seminar Series kicks off with guest speaker and best-selling author Chip Huyen who is working with a US-based start-up that focuses on overcoming the challenge of productionizing research in the machine learning industry.

12

May

Adelaide STEM Careers Night

12 May: Whether you're still at high school or planning to join us mid-year, taking a break from study or rethinking your career path, come chat with us at STEM Careers Night.

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