Bachelor of Engineering (La Trobe, Australia)

Infrastructure is a key priority for the Australian Government, who have initiated a range of large-scale projects to address issues such as urban congestion and national connectivity. These projects have enabled the engineering industry to adapt and thrive and have seen the engineering industry in Victoria continue to grow.

CRICOS Provider Code: 00115M


La Trobe’s Diploma of Engineering Technology gives you an immersive introduction to the field of engineering and a pathway to one of two world-class bachelor’s degrees. Gain the skills, knowledge, and experience to tackle engineering problems and implement creative solutions.
You’ll explore foundational concepts in mathematics, physics, and programming and from there, you’ll discover how to apply these concepts to devise engineering solutions.
As you progress, you’ll gain experience collaborating with teams to effectively achieve goals. You’ll also develop your written and oral communication skills and build your confidence in relaying complex technical information.



Entry Requirements
  • Students who have completed A/L’s and looking to gain an Australian qualification in Engineering.
    Students who have successfully completed O/L’s and a relevant B-Tech program, looking to gain an Australian qualification in Engineering.


Programme Structure

Diploma in Engineering


Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Hons)
Bachelor of Industrial Engineering (Hons)

Panel of Lecturers

The Faculty of Engineering is staffed with a wealth of experienced and resourceful dean, senior lecturers, assistant lecturers and academic coordinators. The lecturers incorporate a holistic approach in the teaching process to inculcate the right skills, values and industry practices. Through the combination of the fully structured curriculum and industry training, they ensure that the students are fully prepared to overcome the challenges of the workplace and contribute to the national and global economy as productive citizens.

Prof. Sisuru Sendanayaka

Dean - Faculty of Engineering

BSc. Eng (Hons), MSc., PhD

Mr. Venula Jayawardhene

Academic Coordinator

BEd (Kelaniya)

Ms. Shakya Abekoon

Academic Coordinator

BSc Agric. (Rajarata)
MSc (Reading)

Ms. Malshi De Silva

Academic Coordinator

BEd (Horizon)