Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00100G

The Master of Space Engineering is designed for those with a relevant background in engineering who wish to develop a high-level understanding of the principles and practices of engineering related to space systems, and to strengthen their skills in this area. Students undertake core study in space operations, space systems design and engineering, and global navigation satellite systems, and can select from arrange of elective study options including satellite communications, spaceborne imaging, information assurance principles, and requirements engineering. Students can also nominate to undertake a simulated design exercise, which explores engineering processes and management through real-life system development.


Students undertaking the MSpaceEng are required to take 8 coursework courses (48 UOC).


  • Core courses: Global Navigation
  • Space Operations
  • Space Systems Design
  • Satellite Systems
  • and Space Systems Engineering

Standard entry requirements

  • Relevant 4-year Bachelor degree or Hons degree
  • Or relevant Graduate Diploma
  • Or 3-year Bachelor degree and 3 years' relevant work experience
  • Or equivalent qualifications and/or related work experience

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Canberra Domestic: $25,440
International: $25,440
  • Full-time : 1 year

Fee comments

Campuses: Canberra.

Note that this course is offered to international students by offshore external study only.

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