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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.

Study with us

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.

Contact us

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

News

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Apr

Casual academic work opportunities in ECMS

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 26 July 2021. Applications close 6 June 2021.

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Apr

Congratulations to our graduates from the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Completing your studies is a time to celebrate, reminisce and look to the future. Here is a message of congratulations from your Head of School, Professor Nelson Tansu.

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Apr

Australian Rover Challenge success

Held 27-28 March, the first ever Australian Rover Challenge gave university students' from across the country the opportunity to put their engineering skills to the test.

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Mar

Defence Women in STEM Undergraduate Scholarships

If you are a high-performing woman commencing your second or third year of undergraduate STEM study, then you may be eligible for a Defence Women in STEM $10,000 per year scholarship. Applications close 18 April.

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Mar

Saab Australia 2022 Graduate Engineering Program

Saab’s Graduate Program is a two year program, which offers you the opportunity to work across two or three teams through structured rotations across the business. These rotations are individually tailored to your current skills and developmental needs, business requirements and individual preferences. Applications close 5 April 2021.

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Feb

Lab2Lab grant awarded to UofA researcher

Associate Professor Mathias Baumert from the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, in collaboration with Professor Hagen Malberg and Dr Martin Schmidt (Dresden), were awarded a Lab2Lab grant by the Graduate Academy of Technical University Dresden, one of Germany's top universities for engineering.

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Events

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May

AUES Societies of ECMS Industry Night

There will be opportunities to personally network with company representatives at their stalls and learn about their businesses and work lives. There are also a number of very special companies who will be giving talks throughout the night to inform you about their employment opportunities and what life will be like once you graduate.

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May

International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Interphobia and Transphobia - IDAHOBIT 2021

Staff and students are invited to come along to Hub Central, where there will be delicious goodies and the opportunity to take part in developing a paper chain-link display, a visual symbol of our solidarity with the LGBTQIA+ community.

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May

STEM Careers Night

We invite you to join our interactive event (online and in-person options) to hear from staff and graduates about the rapidly growing STEM career market (including emerging fields). Discover how you can prepare yourself for future careers with one of our cutting-edge degrees. 

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