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Take the next step in your engineering career

Hone your management skills and strengthen your technical expertise with a Master of Engineering. Or change paths and build a career in engineering with a Master of Professional Engineering (Accelerated).

Master of Engineering

Our Master of Engineering is a specialised program for qualified engineers seeking to move into a management role or strengthen their technical expertise.

If you are a qualified engineer and looking to strengthen your management capability and technical knowledge, this is the ideal course for you. Or perhaps you want to update your engineering skills or specialise in a particular area linked to your job or career aspirations.

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Your prior qualifications or in some cases, work experience, may enable you to reduce the number of credit points required to complete your degree.

To see how it works, read about credit for previous study for your Master of Engineering.

At the master’s level, this degree will take 1.5 years full time to complete (72 credit points). This program can also be taken as a:

Master of Professional Engineering

If you would like to change careers and become an engineer or simply move into a different field of engineering, our Master of Professional Engineering is your key to accelerating your career opportunities.

This three-year full time degree will provide you with the engineering professional practice and research skills that lead to recognition as an Australian graduate engineer. Your qualifications will also be recognised internationally through the Washington Accord of the International Engineering Alliance.

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The Master of Professional Engineering will help you to develop the sound communications, management and decision-making capabilities necessary to interpret and discuss complex issues in your chosen area of specialisation.

Each of the following fields are fully accredited by Engineers Australia, the national accreditation body.

The following specialisations are provisionally accredited by Engineers Australia:

The following specialisation is also available but has yet to be reviewed for provisional accreditation by Engineers Australia:

For those with an undergraduate engineering degree seeking accreditation in a related field, please consider the Master of Professional Engineering (Accelerated).

Master of Professional Engineering (Accelerated)

This two-year full time accelerated version of our Master of Professional Engineering degree is available to prospective students seeking accreditation who have previously graduated with an undergraduate engineering degree in a related field.

Our Master of Professional Engineering (Accelerated) degree is designed to provide you with the technical skills and sound communications, management and decision-making capabilities necessary to interpret and discuss complex issues in your chosen area of specialisation.

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The following specialisations are available as part of our Master of Professional Engineering (Accelerated) program: 

Please note that the degree to be conferred will be the Master of Professional Engineering in your particular specialisation.

Graduate profile

Rowena Larkins
Rowena Larkins, Master of Engineering
“Telecommunications technology moves rapidly. I chose the Master of Engineering for its focus on emerging technologies. I now have both strong management skills and the technical knowledge to put me at the top of my field.”
Master of Engineering

Graduate profile

Michelle Liu
Michelle Liu, Master of Professional Engineering
“I wanted to build a stronger foundation in chemical engineering and become a professional engineer. Choosing the Master of Professional Engineering is one of the best decisions I’ve made. I’m now working as a risk and safety engineer in Sydney.”
Master of Professional Engineering