Deakin University

Master of Engineering

Deakin University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00113B

Study the Master of Engineering and you’ll develop research, technical and professional skills, a positive approach to problem solving and the ability to design and implement engineering projects as part of a team. This degree focuses on practical experience and enables you to partner with industry and form professional networks. You will gain the advanced project management skills required to tackle complex, industry-focused problems head on. This course is designed to build on your foundational knowledge in engineering and extend your research, technical engineering and professional skills gained from a 3-year undergraduate degree. Throughout the degree you will acquire advanced engineering skills and the forward-thinking, innovative and entrepreneurial skills employers are looking for, while strengthening and extending your understanding of engineering through the pursuit of specialised study.


16 credit points


  • Specialisations: Civil engineering
  • Electrical and renewable energy engineering
  • Mechanical engineering design
  • Mechatronics engineering

Standard entry requirements

3-year bachelor degree or equivalent (AQF Level 7) in a relevant (related) engineering discipline.

Study pathways

Exit option: Graduate Diploma of Engineering

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Cloud(online) No
Geelong Waurn Ponds No
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years

Further information

Through SEP499 Professional Engineering Practice, you'll gain industry experience by completing at least 60 days (12 full time weeks) of practical work experience in an engineering workplace, developing and enhancing your understanding of the engineering profession, possible career outcomes, and the opportunity to establish valuable professional networks. While students are encouraged to find placements themselves, the School and Faculty has a WIL team that can provide dedicated support and opportunities to students. Any unit which contains work integrated learning, a community placement or interaction with the community may require a police check, Working with Children Check or other check.

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