Environmental Engineering Systems

    Where will this take me?


    Career outcomes

    After completing this major you might pursue career paths in areas such as bushfire protection, carbon management, climate change, sustainable systems, consulting firms, conservation and natural resource management agencies, environmental protection agencies, catchment management authorities, local, state and federal government and mining companies.

    Graduate degree pathways from this major


    Completing the Environmental Engineering Systems major means you are very well placed for further study in honours and graduate research in a range of science and technology areas. Research training preparation within the honours year, a postgraduate diploma or a masters degree will be required as preparation for graduate research.


    The Environmental Engineering Systems major is a pathway to the Master  of Engineering (Environmental), and qualification as a professional engineer.

    This major also leads to a range of other graduate degree pathways:

    • Science and technology-focused graduate study in degrees including biotechnology, environmental systems, informatics and nanotechnology
    • Graduate degree pathways that will prepare you for a wide range of professions including engineering, law, teaching, medicine and other health sciences
    • Further graduate study to develop your skills outside of science and technology in areas such as humanities, business, government.