Australian students get chartered at University

April 2007
TCE: The Chemical Engineer;Apr2007, Issue 790, p69
Academic Journal
This article reveals that the engineering students at Swinburne University of Technology in Australia are on their way to get chartered before they finish their degrees because of an agreement signed by Engineers Australia with the university's engineering department. It says that students studying on industry-based learning placements can achieve chartered status with Engineers Australia provided they meet five standards.


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