Engineering

Engineering

  • ✓ Turn technical discoveries into practical solutions
  • ✓ Gain specialised knowledge from day one
  • ✓ Engage with industry through placements and projects
  • ✓ Graduate with an internationally recognised qualification

Why RMIT?

Located in the centre of Melbourne, RMIT is one of Australia’s leading universities and boasts state-of-the-art teaching resources and research facilities.

Our Master of Engineering programs meet the changing demands of industry and develop engineers who have the critical and technical skills to work locally and internationally.

We’re also internationally recognised for excellence in teaching and research in these areas:

  • Top 100 world ranking for Electrical and Electronic Engineering.
  • Top 150 world ranking for Mechanical, Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering.
  • Top 100 world ranking for Civil and Structural Engineering.
  • Top 150 world ranking for Chemical Engineering.

Chamendra Amarasinghe

Bachelor of Engineering (Aerospace Engineering) (Honours)/Bachelor of Business (Management)

"I've always wanted to be able to point to an aircraft and say 'I helped make that'. RMIT's engineering courses will allow me to do that."

Top Engineering Courses at RMIT

RMIT’s engineering programs are recognised internationally for excellence in education and research.

Our engineering courses are conducted in state-of- the-art facilities and incorporate the latest industry developments. You will use your experience on real projects through industry-based, practical learning.

Here’s some of our programs that reflect the latest industry developments in these fields:

Associate Degree in Engineering Technology

This Associate Degree will introduce you to the fundamentals of engineering before choosing an area of specialisation. The course will get you accredited so you can start working sooner. It also provides a very flexible pathway to an engineering Bachelor degree.

Graduates may work in a range of fields including aerospace, civil and structures, computer networks, electronics, electrical systems and automation, mechatronics, and product development.

Course details

  • 2019 annual tuition fee: AU$27,840. The total indicative tuition fee for 2019 commencement is AU$57,600.
  • Campus: Melbourne City
  • Duration: 2 years full-time
  • Intakes: February, July
  • Program Code: AD010
  • CRICOS Code: 068663K
  • IELTS: 6.0 (with no individual band below 5.5) or equivalent.
  • Entry Requirements: You must have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 or an equivalent senior secondary school qualification with a minimum average of 50%

RMIT Advantage

This course is accredited by Engineers Australia. It is also supported by an Industry Advisory Committee (IAC) composed of staff from local engineering organisations. The IAC provides regular feedback on the program and the changing needs of industry. As an RMIT engineering student you'll have loads of opportunities to network with engineers and industry from the get-go.

Bachelor of Engineering (Automotive Engineering) (Honours)

Automotive engineering is a growing global industry. Automotive engineers are employed by major car, truck and bus companies, as well as racing teams and parts manufacturers.

You'll study vehicle power systems, sustainable vehicle design and automotive manufacturing and vehicle handling and control, vehicle aerodynamics, and vehicle noise and vibration.

The program incorporates complete car design with a focus on new technologies that benefit society such as driverless cars, full-electric, hybrid power trains and fuel cells. It takes a global view and is increasingly environmental in outlook. With at least 12 weeks of industry placements undertaken locally or internationally, you'll be work-ready when you graduate.

Course details

  • 2019 annual tuition fee: AU$38,400. The total indicative tuition fee for 2019 commencement is AU$165,120.
  • Campus: Melbourne City and Bundoora
  • Duration: 4 years full-time
  • Intakes: February, July
  • Program Code: BH074
  • CRICOS Code: 079774A
  • IELTS: 6.5 (with no individual band below 6.0) or equivalent.
  • Entry Requirements: You must have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 or an equivalent senior secondary school qualification with a minimum average of 65%

RMIT Advantage

This program is fully accredited by Engineers Australia with graduates eligible for membership after completing their degree. This qualification is also recognised internationally by all 24 countries which are signatories of the International Engineering Alliance.

Master of Engineering (Management)

Prepare for leadership roles in the management of engineering and technology-based organisations with a course tailored to your individual needs.

Through this course you’ll gain important strengths such as thinking strategically and challenging established practices and norms. You’ll enhance your ability to develop innovative approaches to manage an ever-changing technology base.

The course is available on-campus in Australia, via distance education, and in a 100% online delivery mode (Note: 100% online programs do not provide access to Australian student visas).

Course details

  • 2019 annual tuition fee: AU$37,440. The total indicative tuition fee for 2019 commencement is AU$76,800.
  • Campus: Melbourne City, Bundoora or Online
  • Duration: 2 years full-time
  • Intakes: February, July
  • Program Code: MC226
  • CRICOS Code: 079801C
  • IELTS: 6.5 (with no individual band below 6.0) or equivalent.
  • Entry Requirements: An Australian Bachelor of Technology, Bachelor of Engineering Science or Bachelor of Engineering, or equivalent, in any engineering discipline, or a Bachelor of Business, or equivalent, in any business discipline, with a Grade Point Average (GPA) of equal to or greater than 2.0 out of 4.0. Applicants with at least two years of relevant work experience in engineering or business may be considered on a case-by-case basis.

RMIT Advantage

Studying on campus, you'll undertake specific courses that focus on work-integrated learning (WIL). You'll be assessed on professional work in a workplace setting (real or simulated) and receive feedback from those involved in industry or research.

Master of Engineering (Electrical and Electronic Engineering)

Become proficient at the design and operation of electrical and electronic devices and systems through this highly-regarded Masters program.

RMIT’s dual-stream Master of Engineering (Electrical and Electronic Engineering) program is designed to equip graduates with the skills required to work as a technical expert or manager in their field of specialisation.

Course details

  • 2019 annual tuition fee: AU$37,440. The total indicative tuition fee for 2019 commencement is AU$76,800.
  • Campus: Melbourne City and Bundoora
  • Duration: 2 years full-time
  • Intakes: February, July
  • Program Code: MC180
  • CRICOS Code: 072752G
  • Entry Requirements: An Australian Bachelor degree (or equivalent overseas qualification) in Engineering (computer, electronic, telecommunications, electrical, communication or network) with a minimum of 60% average/Credit or a GPA of at least 2.0 (out of 4.0).

RMIT Advantage

This program is fully accredited by Engineers Australia with graduates eligible for membership after completing their degree. This qualification is also recognised internationally by all 24 countries which are signatories of the International Engineering Alliance.

Master of Engineering (Civil Engineering)

Deepen your knowledge in the civil engineering fields of design, infrastructure planning, sustainability, project management and transport engineering.

This course will provide you with skills to step up into roles including project leader, designer, consultant and manager with the knowledge and skills to lead construction projects, and introduce new infrastructure and transport systems.

Course details

  • 2019 annual tuition fee: AU$36,480. The total indicative tuition fee for 2019 commencement is AU$76,800.
  • Campus: Melbourne City and Bundoora
  • Duration: 2 years full-time
  • Intakes: February, July
  • Program Code: MC257
  • CRICOS Code: 087986M
  • Entry Requirements: An Australian Bachelor degree (or equivalent overseas qualification) in engineering, engineering science or engineering technology specialising in at least one of the following engineering disciplines: civil, structural, mining, environmental or engineering systems with a minimum GPA of 2.5 (out of 4.0).

RMIT Advantage

RMIT University is ranked among the world’s top 100 universities in civil and structural engineering (2018 QS World University Rankings by Subject).

Master of Engineering (Aerospace)

This course develops advanced knowledge and skills in aerospace engineering and prepares you to become a leader, consultant or manager in the aerospace and aviation industries.

You'll learn how to analyse complex engineering assets in the aerospace and aviation environment, and develop engineering, scientific and technological solutions to ensure problem-free operations.

Course details

  • 2019 annual tuition fee: AU$37,440. The total indicative tuition fee for 2019 commencement is AU$76,800.
  • Campus: Melbourne City and Bundoora
  • Duration: 2 years full-time
  • Intakes: February, July
  • Program Code: MC225
  • CRICOS Code: 088786M
  • IELTS: 6.5 (with no individual band below 6.0) or equivalent.
  • Entry Requirements: An Australian Bachelor degree in Technology, Engineering Science or Engineering (or equivalent overseas qualification) in the fields of aerospace, mechanical, manufacturing, mechatronics or automotive engineering with a GPA of at least 2.5 (out of 4.0); or an Australian Masters degree or PhD in Engineering (or equivalent overseas qualification) in the fields of aerospace, mechanical, manufacturing, mechatronics or automotive engineering.

RMIT Advantage

RMIT University is ranked among the world’s top 150 universities in mechanical, aeronautical and manufacturing engineering (2018 QS World University Rankings by Subject).

Masters of Engineering

Our Master of Engineering programs meet the changing demands of industry and develop engineers who have the critical and technical skills to work locally and internationally.

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