Taste of Electrical Engineering 2018

10 October 2018 - 9:30am to 12 October 2018 - 4:00pm
School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications, UNSW, Kensington

Do you love solving problems?

UNSW Sydney is offering a three day workshop (with 36 places in total) for Year 10 and Year 11 high school students with an aptitude for mathematics, a passion for science and a love of problem solving. The workshop is held at the School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications.


The workshop will include:


  • Engineering design challenges and an introduction to the basics of several electrical engineering disciplines; such as signal processing, electronics design, computer programming, power, control and telecommunications systems.
  • Tours of the school facilities, including the educational laboratories, and a field trip to an industrial organisation, providing insight into the importance of complex electrical and electronic systems in everyday life.


What: A three day exploration of electrical engineering

When: 10-12 October, 2018

Where: School of Electrical Engineering & Telecommunications, UNSW.

Cost: $125 - includes lunches and the cost of electronic components/kit (which students can keep), and contributes towards the industry visit field trip. Submitting an application is free of charge.

If you are an interested Year 10 or Year 11 student, studying mathematics, complete the online application form: 


Further information

For more information contact Phil Allen.
Questions can be directed to your high school careers advisor or emailed to p.allen@unsw.edu.au.

Application deadline

The application form submission deadline is 27th September 2018. Acceptance will be confirmed by 1 st October 2018.