Electrical Engineering

There is scarcely an aspect of modern life that is not dependent on electrical energy. Electrical engineering skills and knowledge are critical in a wide range of industries ranging from power, oil and gas, water utilities, process plants, mining, manufacturing, and defense.

EIT’s School of Electrical Engineering will equip you with the necessary skills and knowledge to address the demands of the modern power industry.

Key subjects in EIT’s School of Electrical Engineering include power generation, transmission and distribution, renewable energy, automation, rotating machinery, power electronics, earthing and safety regulations, electrical documentation and drawings, AC and DC machines, circuit breakers, transformers, energy efficiency, power systems protection, DC and AC emergency power supplies, electrical wiring regulations, high voltage supplies, and power quality.

Professional Certificate of Competency in Earthing and Lightning Protection

Professional Certificate of Competency in Earthing and Lightning Protection

Designed for engineers and technicians who need to understand the basics of electrical engineering, the fundamentals of electrical design, and…

2 months

Undergraduate Certificate in Engineering Fundamentals

Upon completion of this undergraduate certificate, you will be able to apply fundamental principles of mathematics, electrical circuits, dynamics, mechanics,…

2 months

Undergraduate Certificate in Engineering Foundations

Upon completion of this undergraduate certificate, you will be able to apply fundamental principles of mathematics, design, drawing, physics, chemistry,…

2 months

Undergraduate Certificate in Electrical System Fundamentals

Upon completion of this undergraduate certificate, you will be able to apply fundamental electrical circuit theory AC and DC motor…

2 months

Undergraduate Certificate in Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Upon completion of this undergraduate certificate, you will be able to apply engineering mathematics, electrical circuit theory and analysis, electronic…

2 months

Graduate Certificate in Power Engineering

Identify, critically analyze and creatively solve specialized professional engineering problems in power system analysis, power system safety and protection, system…

3 months

Graduate Certificate in Research Fundamentals and Data Analysis

Use engineering practices and key research methodology to evaluate problems, use appropriate data acquisition and analysis to propose novel solutions…

3 months

Graduate Certificate in Power System Analysis and Design

Understanding of per-requisites for Graduate Certificates

11 months

On-Campus - Doctor of Engineering

Graduates of the Doctor of Engineering (DEng) will be able to make original and significant contributions to the development, application,…

1 year

Graduate Certificate in Electrical and Instrumentation in Oil and Gas Engineering

This graduate certificate will equip you with the necessary skills to enhance your career in the onshore and offshore oil…

1 year

Professional Certificate of Competency in Big Data and Analytics in Electricity Grids

This course explores the use of big data & data analytics in electricity grids using applied industry focused case studies.

1 year

Professional Certificate of Competency in Substation Design (Control, Protection & Facility Planning)

Designed for engineers and technicians who need to gain practical skills and knowledge in the control, protection, and facility planning…

2 years

Professional Certificate of Competency in Substation Design (Main Equipment)

Professional development course is designed for engineers and technicians who need practical skills and knowledge in substation design.

2 years

UET60221 Advanced Diploma of ESI – Power Systems (Australia & New Zealand Only)

EIT's Advanced Diploma of ESI - Power Systems provides the practical skills and knowledge required to work in the electricity…

2 years

UET50221 Diploma of ESI – Power Systems (Australia & New Zealand Only)

Provides the skills and knowledge required to work in the electricity supply industry (ESI) as a High Voltage (HV) Substation…

2 years

52856WA Advanced Diploma of Illumination Engineering and Lighting Design

Skills for implementing and utilizing engineering solutions to lighting design and illumination and designing complex lighting systems

2 years

52859WA Graduate Certificate in Renewable Energy Technologies

You will gain skills and knowledge in the latest advanced technologies in power generation through renewable energy technologies

2 years

Professional Certificate of Competency in Power Distribution

designed for engineers and technicians who need to gain a Practical understanding of power distribution, switch gear, power cables, transformers,…

2 years

52892WA Advanced Diploma of Electrical and Instrumentation (E&I) Engineering in Mining

Delivered with a strong practical focus and covers a variety of skills required in the mining operations industry.

2 years

Professional Certificate of Competency in Fundamental E&I Engineering for Oil & Gas Facilities

Designed for engineers and technicians who need to update their skills and knowledge in the latest electrical and instrumentation technologies,…

2 years

Professional Certificate of Competency in Electrical Wiring Standards: AS/NZS 3000:2018 (Australia & New Zealand Only)

This professional development course is designed for engineers and technicians who need a strong understanding of the AS/NZS 3000 standard.

2 years

Professional Certificate of Competency in Electrical Power System Protection

Designed for engineers and technicians who need practical skills and knowledge in understanding power system protection, including how to calculate…

2 years

Professional Certificate of Competency in Electrical Power System Fundamentals for Non-Electrical Engineers

Designed for engineers and technicians who need to understand the basics of electrical engineering, the fundamentals of electrical design, and…

2 years

52888WA Advanced Diploma of Applied Electrical Engineering (Power Industry)

Delivered with a strong practical focus. It covers a variety of skills required to work in the electrical power supply…

2 years

52882WA Advanced Diploma of Electrical and Instrumentation (E&I) Engineering for Oil and Gas Facilities

Delivered with a strong practical focus and covers a variety of skills such as electrical engineering, instrumentation and control engineering.

2 years

Professional Certificate of Competency in Circuit Breakers, Switchgear & Power Transformers

Designed for engineers and technicians who need practical knowledge regarding the application, installation, maintenance, and testing issues relating to low,…

2 years

52883WA Advanced Diploma of Applied Electrical Engineering (Electrical Systems)

It covers a variety of skills such as electrical technology fundamentals, rotating machinery and transformers, energy efficiency, earthing and safety…

2 years