RMIT University

Master of Engineering - Manufacturing

RMIT University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00122A

As the pace of change accelerates, it creates demand for trained professionals who can strategically apply new technologies and modes of manufacturing in industry. Opportunities exist for you to get ahead in your career today.Throughout this degree, you will have the opportunity to explore sustainable engineering, Industry 4.0 technologies, biomedical manufacturing, and more. You will build essential skills in project management, conduct specialised research through multiple research projects, and have the option to hone your engineering knowledge in a range of specialised elective subjects.


The Master of Engineering (Manufacturing) consists of 192 credit points.

Standard entry requirements

  • Successful completion of an Australian bachelor degree (or international equivalent) in one of the following fields: Aerospace, Mechanical, Manufacturing, Mechatronics, Sustainable Systems or Automotive Engineering with a GPA of at least 2.0 out of 4.0. Applicants who have a successfully completed a relevant degree (as above) with a GPA of at least 1.5 out of 4, will be considered if they have at least 3 years of relevant industry experience. OR Successful completion of an Australian postgraduate qualification (or international equivalent) in a related discipline (as above). OR Applicants without any relevant prior qualification will be considered if they have at least 10 years of relevant industry experience. If you wish to have industry or employment experience assessed as part of meeting the entry requirements you will need to provide a detailed CV/resume listing previous positions, dates of employment and position responsibilities
  • A statement from your employer confirming these details (or contact details of employer so RMIT can seek confirmation)
  • And evidence of any relevant professional development undertaken. International qualifications are assessed for comparability to Australian qualifications according to the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).


The program is aimed at members of the manufacturing industry at supervisory or middle management level. Graduates from the program will have developed the potential to take up a leading role in managerial and technology development in their organisations and hence are envisaged to advance in their career path to the level of technical director or consultant or operations director in future.

Study pathways

Students may be eligible for advanced standing based on industry experience or academic results in their previous studies.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Bundoora International: $88,320 No
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years
Melbourne City International: $88,320 No
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years

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