Adelaide’s School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering—ranked 42 in the world in the discipline*—will equip you for a diverse, global career at the forefront of technological change.

* Academic Ranking of World Universities 2020.

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Our broad range of undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees will equip you for a rewarding career in electrical and electronic engineering—and give you the skill set to positively impact virtually every aspect of modern life.

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Our research

At the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, we’re committed to research excellence and house a wide range of expertise across the discipline. We also offer two postgraduate research degrees: the Master of Philosophy and Doctor of Philosophy

Our research

Information for current students

Are you currently studying with us? Here you will find the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering's key academic contacts, documents, forms, policies and study plans to support your studies.

Student information

Student support

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, credit transfers and overseas exchange opportunities.

Student support

Contact us

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

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Will you be joining us from overseas?

Studying at the University of Adelaide will challenge and inspire you. Continuously ranked among the world’s top 1% of universities, we're a member of Australia's prestigious Group of Eight, comprising the country's most research-intensive universities. 

Our beautiful North Terrace campus features traditional sandstone buildings, open spaces and cutting-edge facilities. It’s located in the heart of the multicultural city of Adelaide, South Australia—close to accommodation, shops, entertainment and attractions.

In this ideal educational setting, the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering offers a range of world-class degrees. Find out more about study options, entry requirements, how to apply and life in Adelaide.

Information for international students




Partnership focuses on cutting-edge glass technology

The University of Adelaide’s Institute for Photonics and Advanced Sensing (IPAS) has partnered with The Coretec Group, Inc. to develop a glass to be used in the US company’s CSpace, a 3D static volumetric display technology.  This project will be jointly funded by the University of Adelaide.



FRESNO team wins 5th place

One of the most important challenges to tackle climate change is the decarbonisation of energy production with the use of renewable energy sources such as wind and solar.



Casual work opportunities in ECMS - Academic teaching support

The Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences is seeking dedicated and passionate casual staff to assist with the delivery of our Semester 1 undergraduate and postgraduate courses, commencing 28th February 2022.



Professor Peng Shi - a Superstar of Research and Lifetime Achiever

Congratulations to Professor Peng Shi, from the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, who has been recognised as one of Australia’s Superstars of Research – one of only 40 people chosen for the consistent excellence of their work and the impact they had in their fields.



Dr Nghia Nguyen-Trong a Rising Star

Congratulations to Dr Nghia Nguyen-Trong, Lecturer in the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, who has been recognised as one of Australia’s rising stars as a researcher.



Earn $150 for sharing your opinion on STEM employers

IMC are looking for STEM students graduating in 2021 and 2022 to attend virtual focus groups over the coming weeks to get their opinion on employers, careers available, what makes them attractive and why.