Master of Engineering (By Research)

Deakin University

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

A full-time academic staff member experienced in research, will be appointed as supervisor for each student in the Master of Engineering. Associate supervisors, internal or external, may be appointed to assist the principal supervisor. Students may be required to meet certain attendance requirements and will complete a thesis embodying the results of research carried out in the field of study specified at the time of enrolment. To qualify for a Master by Research, students must demonstrate an advanced and integrated understanding of a complex body of knowledge in one or more discipline areas by generating a substantial contribution to knowledge through the use of appropriate research principles and methods. This is in the form of a thesis of up to 50,000 words in length. Students are also required to complete a minimum of one unit of coursework. Students will be referred to prospective supervisors in order to establish a possible research project.

Designed for

Engineers

Structure

Thesis embodying the results of research carried out in the field of study specified at the time of enrolment. Students will be referred to prospective supervisors in order to establish a possible research project.

Subjects

  • Engineering-electrical and renewable energy engineering
  • Engineering-electronics
  • Engineering-management
  • Engineering-mechanical engineering design

Standard entry requirements

  • Relevant Honours degree. Applicants must have demonstrated evidence of a high standard of research ability. This is normally an Honours year to H2B (60%+) standard, or a coursework master degree with a substantial thesis. However, other evidence of research ability may be considered and could include a thesis as part of an international undergraduate degree
  • Relevant refereed publications
  • Research awards
  • Or research experience.

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Geelong Waurn Ponds
No
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Part-time : 4 years
  • Flexible Delivery
Cloud(online)
No
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Flexible Delivery
  • Full-time
  • Part-time

Further information

Scholarships are available.

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