Course Description

This program enables graduates to obtain an advanced knowledge in specialist plans related to the minerals industry. Students gain analytical skills that enable critical assessment of alternative solutions to complex industry problems. Graduates are equipped with an understanding of particular sections of the industry, and focus on investigating and resolving design and operational problems in a safe and efficient manner. The program provides professional postgraduate education in areas that impact directly upon the efficient technical, scientific and commercial management of the minerals industry.

Tuition Fees

Australian Fee Paying (AFP): $19,448 total course cost.

Duration

0.5 years full time,

Starting dates

February, July

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Engineering postgraduate courses at University of Queensland (UQ) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 75.3% (national average 61.4%)
Improved skills: 83.0% (national average 81.1%)
Overall satisfaction: 84.6% (national average 78.0%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their postgraduate degree from University of Queensland (UQ). You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Engineering postgraduate courses at University of Queensland (UQ) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 86.1% (national average 84.7%)
Studying full time: 8.9% (national average 6.7%)
Median full time salary: $100,000 (national average $95,000)

The ratings above refer the proportion of surveyed University of Queensland (UQ) graduates for which the statement was true. You can find out more about these results here.

Course codes

CRICOS Code: 029215B
University of Queensland (UQ) Code: 5041

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