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Master of Maintenance and Reliability Engineering

Federation University Australia

IIncrease your value in the workplace along with your specialised knowledge with our highly rated program. Graduates have ranked their experience in our post graduate engineering courses better for teaching quality and overall satisfaction compared to other Australian universities. As a professional asset manager who helps ensure that industrial assets work more efficiently, your work directly relates to the profitability of businesses. We'll walk you through terotechnology and lifecycle costs, risk engineering, reliability applications and more so that you can become the best in your industry. You'll study off-campus, allowing you to work around your employment as a manager, engineer or technician involved in the operation, maintenance and reliability improvement of industrial, public sector or defence systems.

Entry Requirements:

Bachelor of Engineering with honours; or Graduate Diploma in Engineering Maintenance Management (65% average)


The course is composed of a core unit and a range of electives including: Terotechnology and life-cycle costs, maintenance management, industrial techniques in maintenance management, asset management techniques, quantitative techniques for asset management, machine condition monitoring and fault diagnosis, risk engineering, basic quantitative skills, understanding reliability, advanced reliability, reliability applications. Postgraduate management, computing or infrastructure management elective can be taken by students articulating from the graduate diploma.

Subjects you can Study:

Engineering-maintenance and reliability; Maintenance management

Study Pathways:

Successful completion of the Graduate Diploma of Engineering Maintenance Management can be used as a pathway into this program. Students may articulate with full credit for all units successfully completed from the Graduate Certificate in Reliability Engineering or the Graduate Diploma in Engineering Maintenance Management. Students may be eligible for credit from other previous postgraduate studies. A maximum of 25 percent of the program requirements for other postgraduate level studies not considered for any award may be credited. Credit or exemptions will not be granted for undergraduate qualifications. Credit is assessed on an individual basis. Students entering the Masters program with a four year honours degree in engineering or with a Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 3-5 years relevant work experience may be eligible for exemptions for a maximum of 60 credit points.

Further information:

Special application requirements - DE overseas students only. In certain circumstances, applicants with a Bachelor of Engineering pass degree or other appropriate degree together with honours-equivalent work experience may be admitted.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00103D

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Gippsland (Churchill) No info Yes Online 1.5 years

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