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University of Wollongong (UOW)

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Master of Electrical Power Engineering (Online Delivery available)

  • Masters (Coursework)

The Master of Electrical Power Engineering provides advanced power engineering knowledge to electrical engineering graduates working within the industry.

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
Duration
2 years part-time
Course Code
1625
Study Mode
In person
Domestic Fees
$35,424 per year

About this course

The Master of Electrical Power Engineering provides advanced power engineering knowledge to electrical engineering graduates working within the industry.

The course is delivered by national and international industry experts from the electrical transmission and distribution sector. By studying this course you will acquire a better understanding of the design processes and technical requirements of the industry.

The Master of Electrical Power Engineering is offered on a part-time basis, making it perfect for professionals looking to increase or enhance their skills whilst working full-time. The degree is structured for intensive subject module delivery mode, with a combination of face-to-face learning and online materials and support.

This degree

The Electrical Power Engineering course is specifically designed to meet industry needs, by providing structured learning and development and providing knowledge and experience difficult to gain through workplace training programs. The course modules have been selected from areas key to the Australian electricity transmission and distribution industry ensuring you receive up-to-date industry-specific education. The program is focused on current technologies and challenges faced by engineers working in the field of electrical power engineering.

What you will study

The course consists of a coursework program of eight subjects from the following: Overhead, Underground, Line Design and Construction, Power Quality, Power System Stability, Electrical Safety, Distribution System Reliability, Renewable and Embedded Generation, High Voltage Engineering, Distribution Network Planning, Electricity Market Structures and Demand Side Integration, Power Systems Earthing, Power System Protection and Communication, and Substation Design.

Entry requirements

A recognised Bachelor of Engineering degree specialising in Electrical Engineering awarded with Honours Class 2, Division 11; or a Graduate Certificate in Electrical Power Engineering.

Other tertiary qualifications, together with relevant professional experience over a period of at least two years, may also be considered.

Level of Study
Bachelor

Study locations

Wollongong

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Engineering courses at University of Wollongong (UOW).
75%
Overall satisfaction
84.2%
Skill scale
56.2%
Teaching scale
89.2%
Employed full-time
$105k
Average salary