Undergraduate Admissions Criteria

These are the general entry requirements for students who would like to apply for one of the Engineering Institute of Technology's Bachelor of Science degrees on campus.

Entry Requirements

Students must fulfil the following requirements:

  • An Australian Senior Certificate of Education or equivalent; OR
  • A relevant (to the sub-discipline) Engineering Advanced Diploma or higher from an Australian higher education institution; OR
  • An overseas qualification equivalent to the above item from a structured program of learning that leads to the full or partial achievement of an officially accredited qualification undertaken at a tertiary institution such as a university, government technical college, or government recognised private college (EIT assesses overseas qualifications using Australian Government guidelines to determine their comparability to qualifications); AND
  • Satisfactory English language proficiency at an English pass level in an Australian Senior Certificate of Education or equivalent; OR
  • A specified level of achievement in a recognised English language test such as: IELTS (or equivalent) at a score of at least 6.0 (with no individual band score less than 5.5); or TOEFL equivalent as outlined in the EIT Admissions Policy.

Students entering through a Yr 12 completion pathway will be required to show results of 60% or a C grade result in Maths in their final school year (in addition to other equivalency requirements for each individual country).

It is desirable that applicants hold a Senior Certificate with:

  • Advanced Mathematics; or WACE Mathematics: Methods; or equivalent
  • Physics and Chemistry, with equivalents considered.

Applicants with WACE Mathematics Applications (or equivalent) will be accepted, but EIT may also recommend a bridging course as a supplementary activity. To confirm that past studies in mathematics align with these requirements, applicants may compare the mathematics syllabus to the WACE here or contact an EIT Course Advisor for assistance.
 

International students who wish to study on-campus in Australia will need to have a valid international student visa.

Maths Bridging Test/Exam

Maths bridging test/exam (non-proctored/invigilated): to be completed by all Higher Education students during orientation week, to be administered through Moodle. If the student fails again they will be considered a student at risk and managed in accordance with EIT’s Student at Risk Policy.

English

All CRICOS applicants will be subject to a phone interview as a condition of their Letter of Offer (This is in addition to the English Language Proficiency requirements stated above).

An English proficiency test must be completed by all Higher Education students studying on campus. This will be adminsitered through Moodle during orientation week. If a student fails the initial test they must complete additional English language support classes. If the student fails again they will be considered a student at risk and managed in accordance with EIT’s Student at Risk Policy.

Recognition of Prior Learning and Exemptions

EIT can give you credit for units where you can demonstrate substantial prior experience or educational background. An assessment fee may apply. For more information, please see EIT's Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning Policy.

Please note: meeting the minimum admission criteria does not guarantee entry to our programs. Applications are assessed on a case-by-case basis.

Postgraduate Admissions Criteria

These are the general entry requirements for students who would like to apply for one of the Engineering Institute of Technology's Master of Engineering degrees on campus.

Entry Requirements

Students must fulfil the following requirements:

  • A recognized 3-year bachelor degree* in an engineering qualification in a congruent** field of practice; OR
  • An EIT Bachelor of Science (Engineering) degree* in a congruent** field of practice; OR
  • A 4-year Bachelor of Engineering qualification (or equivalent), that is recognized under the Washington Accord or Engineers Australia, in a congruent**, or a different field of practice at the discretion of the Admissions Committee; OR
  • A 4-year Bachelor of Engineering qualification (or equivalent)* that is not recognized under the Washington Accord, in a congruent** field of practice to this program; AND
  • An appropriate level of English Language Proficiency equivalent to an English pass level in an Australian Senior Certificate of Education, or an IELTS score of 6.0 (with no individual band less than 6.0), or equivalent as outlined in the EIT Admissions Policy.

*With integrated compulsory 12-week professional industry experience, training or project work of which 6 weeks are directly supervised by a professional/eligible professional engineer as determined by EIT.

**Congruent field of practice means a course with adequate, relevant content. Acceptable congruent fields are listed on the individual course pages.

***Applicants may have a maximum of one individual band of 5.5 and be granted entry subject to the provision of English language support by EIT.

Overseas qualification equivalency is assessed using on Country Education Profiles - an online qualifications recognition tool designed by the Australia Government Department of Education and Training to help organisations understand overseas higher education and postsecondary technical and vocational educational qualifications.

International students who wish to study on-campus in Australia will need to have a valid international student visa.

Maths Bridging Test/Exam

Maths bridging test/exam (non-proctored/invigilated): to be completed by all Higher Education students during orientation week, to be administered through Moodle. If the student fails again they will be considered a student at risk and managed in accordance with EIT’s Student at Risk Policy.

English

All CRICOS applicants will be subject to a phone interview as a condition of their Letter of Offer (This is in addition to the English Language Proficiency requirements stated above).

An English proficiency test must be completed by all Higher Education students studying on campus. This will be adminsitered through Moodle during orientation week. If a student fails the initial test they must complete additional English language support classes. If the student fails again they will be considered a student at risk and managed in accordance with EIT’s Student at Risk Policy.

Recognition of Prior Learning and Exemptions

EIT can give you credit for units where you can demonstrate substantial prior experience or educational background. An assessment fee may apply. For more information, please see EIT's Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning Policy.

Please note: meeting the minimum admission criteria does not guarantee entry to our programs. Applications are assessed on a case-by-case basis.

How to Apply

If you meet the entry requirements of your chosen course, select which type of student you are and find out how to apply below. Alternatively, you can contact an EIT Course Advisor.

International (offshore and onshore) On Campus Students

How to Apply
Applying is easy. You can apply through EIT direct or via one of our reputable EIT Education Agents. Please ensure all documents are certified.


Applying Direct (without an agent):

  1. Please ensure you are eligible to study your desired course by reading the specific entry requirements available on the individual course page.
  2. Complete the EIT application form.
    • If you would like to apply for one of our Bachelor of Science degrees, you can download the form here.
    • If you would like to apply for our Master of Engineering (Industrial Automation), you can download the form here.
    • Please ensure you send all of the required supporting documents outlined on the last page of the application form. Please send your completed application form and supporting documents to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  3. Wait for your offer.
    The EIT Admissions Team will assess your application, which will take approximately 7 working days*. During this time period you will be notified if further documents are required. This may cause a delay in the process.
  4. Receive your offer.
    If your application is successful, you will receive a Letter of Offer.
  5. Review your Letter of Offer.
    Once you have reviewed your Letter of Offer you will need to submit your acceptance by the specified due date
  6. Once any offer conditions have been satisfied you will then be asked to pay your first semester tuition fees and the Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) Fee, or provide evidence that you have organised your own OSHC.
  7. Once fees have been received we will issue an electronic Confirmation of Enrolment (eCoE).
  8. Apply for your student visa.
    Once you receive your eCoE you can apply for your student visa. Please refer to the Department of Home Affairs (DoHA) website for more information.

*Please note that this is an estimate. Applications will differ on a case by case basis depending on course specifics.

 

Applying Through an Agent:

  1. Please ensure you are eligible to study your desired course by reading the specific entry requirements available on the individual course page.
  2. Please contact EIT at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will advise you of your closest agent.
  3. EIT’s registered agent will help you lodge your application with EIT and will guide you throughout the application process.

The Engineering Institute of Technology (EIT) is dedicated to ensuring our students receive a world-class education and gain skills they can immediately implement in the workplace upon graduation. Our staff members uphold our ethos of honesty and integrity, and we stand by our word because it is our bond. Our students are also expected to carry this attitude throughout their time at our institute, and into their careers.