Master of Engineering (Professional)

Deakin University

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

Study the Master of Engineering (Professional) 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 focusses on practical experience and enables you to partner with industry and form professional networks. This course is designed to extend your research, technical engineering and professional skills gained from a 4-year undergraduate degree. Throughout the degree you will acquire advanced engineering skills and the forward-thinking and entrepreneurial skills employers are looking for, while strengthening and extending your understanding of engineering through the pursuit of specialised study. You will also have the option to combine course-grouped electives and gain a second specialisation. Choose from areas such as engineering management and learn how to influence business decisions.

Designed for

Bachelor of Engineering graduates


16 credit points of study.


  • Additive manufacturing
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical and renewable energy engineeering
  • Mechatronics and control engineering
  • Engineering management
  • Mechanical engineering design

Standard entry requirements

4-year bachelor degree in related discipline (engineering), OR Membership of Engineers Australia, or equivalent professional body. All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements.

Study pathways

Candidates may exit with Graduate Certificate of Engineering or Master of Engineering.

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Geelong Waurn Ponds Domestic: $69,896
International: $78,552
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years
  • Online/Off-campus
  • Flexible Delivery

Further information

Employers are increasingly interested in graduates with specialised engineering skills who are capable of starting work on projects immediately. The course is regularly updated through consultation with specific industry sectors via reference groups/industry-based workshops. This process ensures the course adequately covers necessary advanced technical skills required by employers.

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