Diploma of Engineering

Want a career that changes lives? Searching for answers to how things work? Enjoy solving problems? Our Diploma of Engineering is perfect if you’re looking for a future career with opportunities to travel, have fun and experience diverse employment.

Take the first step towards a degree in engineering at UTS with our degree pathway (diploma) program. We offer UTS Foundation Studies and a Diploma of Engineering, where you can go straight into the second year of your UTS engineering degree*.

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Why choose to study Engineering with us?

3 reasons to start your Engineering studies here in Colombo:

  • Guaranteed path to Australia’s no. 1 ranked young university - UTS
  • Study close to home at our brand-new Colombo campus
  • Benefit from small classes, ongoing support and a quality curriculum produced by UTS academics

3 reasons to complete your studies at the UTS Engineering School in Sydney:

  • Study with a leader: Ranked No. 1 in Australia for Computer Science & Engineering (ARWU 2019)
  • Put your skills into practice from day one: Complete an internship as part of your degree, take part in industry challenges, hackathons and showcases.
  • Learn in a world-class campus: Embedded with revolutionary technology and future-first laboratories – only available at UTS.

Engineering pathways

Receive 48 credit points towards these UTS Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) majors

  • Biomedical
  • Civil
  • Civil (Construction)
  • Chemical Process 
  • Data 
  • Electrical
  • Electronic 
  • Flexible
  • Mechanical
  • Mechatronic 
  • Software 

Career prospects

  • Aerospace Companies
  • Automotive Industries
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Companies
  • Manufacturing Industries
  • Product Planning
  • Project Funding
  • Sustainable Energy Providers
  • Telecommunications companies

Student Success Stories

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Meet Vihan Wakista - Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, (Honours) UTS, Sydney, Australia

I am currently doing an internship at a company in North Ryde which is part of the compulsory three months of placements that I have to do as part of my UTS degree. 

Being an intern is a great opportunity to get industry exposure before graduation, and my internship has thought me valuable skills which are essential for a successful career as an engineer. ”

Meet Vihan Wakista - Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, (Honours) UTS, Sydney, Australia

Paths to UTS

The pathway you take to UTS will depend on your current academic and English qualifications and how long you want to study in Sri Lanka before coming to Australia.

Scholarships and UTS College in Sydney


As part of our ongoing commitment to educating the world’s future leaders, UTS College is proud to offer a wide range of scholarships for both new and continuing students.

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*Subject to successful completion of a diploma with no more than 2 subject fails and depends on the course you choose.

UTS College Sydney

If you are interested in accessing a broader range of study options you can check out our offerings in Sydney.

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