Engineering, mining and surveying
Following your passion starts here
How to apply
Not sure how to apply? Follow our simple application instructions for your preferred course at Curtin.
Curtin early offers for 2023
Our Early Offers Program is available for most Curtin courses, and will help you secure a place in your chosen course before you even receive your ATAR.
Find your pathway to Curtin
Think you don’t have the marks or qualifications to study at Curtin? We have several pathways to help you meet admission. Use our pathway finder to find your best way to studying with us.
Why study engineering, mining and surveying at Curtin?
At Curtin, we’re engineering the next generation of engineers with the skills, knowledge and individuality to rise to the challenges of tomorrow, today.
Our global reputation
Curtin ranks second in the world for Mineral and Mining Engineering.
QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022
Learn in outstanding facilities
Curtin is home to enviable facilities including our $116 million Resources and Chemistry Precinct and our 5 Star Green Rated Curtin Engineering Pavilion. During your studies you’ll be exposed to a range of industries, potential employers and career paths in industry research.
You can study, learn and work
Our work-integrated learning enable you to apply your knowledge and skills in real work environments during your course.
Explore double degrees
Many of our courses are recognised by respected professional accreditation bodies, that allow you to gain accreditation when you graduate.
Mining Major (BSc Science)
Graduates meet the education requirements for certification as an underground or open-pit mine supervisor (DMIRS) and the educational requirements for the quarry manager’s certificate of competency. The course is also recognised by the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy.
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
Graduates fulfil the stage one competencies required by Engineers Australia for a professional engineer.
Bachelor of Surveying (Honours)
Graduates are eligible to apply for membership of the Surveying and Spatial Sciences Institute and the WA Institute of Surveyors.
Hear from our graduates
Mining Engineering professional and Curtin WA School of Mines Alumni, Trent Naylor shares his university experience and the skills he gained studying Mining Engineering at Curtin.
Curtin University’s civil and construction engineering course has a fantastic reputation in industry for offering students a balanced mix of engineering foundations, practical experience and most importantly, engineering communication skills. Curtin has equipped me with the necessary skills and knowledge to work on real engineering problems from day one as a graduate engineer.
What’s happening at Curtin
Find out what’s happening in Curtin engineering, mining and surveying, and beyond.
Areas of interest
Help is at hand
See our frequently asked questions or get in touch with us below.
- Does Curtin offer online courses?
- Can I still use my TER/ATAR for meeting undergraduate entry requirements?
- How can I transfer to Curtin from another University?
- What scholarships are available?
- Browse all FAQs
- Opening hours:
- Mon to Fri: 8.30am – 4.30pm, except Tues: 9.30am – 4.30pm (AWST). Closed public holidays.