College of Engineering and Aviation

The College of Engineering and Aviation offers an innovative suite of undergraduate and postgraduate courses.
Take your career to new heights with our aviation courses or make a big impact on local communities with our engineering courses.


Study engineering at CQUniversity and benefit from our strong industry links and practical placement opportunities. Our Engineering courses have been developed alongside key stakeholders in the sector and have a focus on industry-relevance to ensure you graduate work-ready.  Our courses are fully accredited and prepare you for a range of careers from professional engineers to engineering associates.

With majors in civil, electrical, mechanical, mechatronics and mining engineering, you will be prepared to solve complex real-world problems within a social and humanitarian context.

CQUniversity is rated five stars and ranked in the top five Australian universities for undergraduate median starting salary, postgraduate median starting salary, postgraduate full-time employment, and postgraduate skills development*.

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*The Good Universities Guide 2021

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Choosing to study aviation at CQUni can lead to exciting career opportunities as a pilot. Whether you are interested in becoming a commercial pilot or pursuing a career in the airline industry, studying aviation at CQUni will be the launchpad to a rewarding career.

Our aviation courses have been developed in consultation with industry to design unique course structures that combine aeronautical knowledge and flight training with licencing requirements, so you graduate highly competitive and work-ready.

We have strong strategic partnerships with 15 flight partners across Australia to deliver our aviation courses so our students can study from almost anywhere. Our key partnerships and pathway programs with Virgin Australia, Qantas, Hinterland Aviation and Aviation Australia, provide a unique opportunity for our students beyond graduation.

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