Information about the University-wide ANU Honours ..

Students graduating from the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) will be able to:

ANU Engineering Honours Student

To qualify for award of the degree of Bachelor of Engineering (Honours), a student must complete a total of at least 192 credit points if undertaking a single major or 240 credit points if undertaking a double major, as outlined below:

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - ANU

The Faculty encourages the development of engineering skills and knowledge gained in the workplace through Professional Options. Students who work in appropriate industries can enrol in Professional Option subjects and count their industry skills and knowledge toward their degree. This is only available to students in the Civil, Environmental, Materials, Mechanical, Mechatronics and Mining Engineering majors.

The Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) normally takes four years to complete, with double majors and double degrees normally taking five years to complete. All students must take notice of the Course Rules regarding minimum rate of progress.

Our focus is on research as an asset, and an approach to education.

Ongoing concentrated high-quality research has ensured that Engineering at UOW is part of the Go8 - Group of Eight & Associates, the top research faculties in Australia.

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UOW's Engineering courses are designed to meet the needs of modern engineering. Sound fundamentals in mathematics, science, engineering science and communication lead to advanced studies in one of the branches of engineering offered by the University. A design thread through each of the programs leads to the skills needed for innovation in the competitive industries of the future


These short (2-8 lectures) courses are not part of the honours/graduate program but will help students with Unix, LaTeX, BibTex, literature review, writing, etc. They are regularly offered by the at ANU. Please see their webpages for more information.


In conjunction with the national institutions and galleries around Canberra, ANU runs a widely acclaimed internship program. The internship program runs over two semesters and is open to Honours and Masters students. The internship counts towards the overall degree.

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Detailed information regarding Honours programs, including admission requirements, prerequisites, and career possibilities is published on Programs and Courses, the ANU online handbook. Please follow the 'Program details' links on the right hand side of this page.

Master of Philosophy - Wikipedia

The honours program in astronomy and astrophysics includes a research project that accounts for 50% of the assessment. Students work with a supervisor from among the research staff at the RSAA on a topic from any area of astronomy. Students are encouraged to discuss possible projects with staff when they arrive at the school to find a project in which they are interested.