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Master of Electrical Engineering

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Masters (Coursework)

Develop your advanced engineering skills and contribute to industry-focused research projects, identifying solutions …

Entry Requirements

The minimum requirements for admission to a master by research program are:

  • a bachelor degree requiring at least four years of full-time study in a relevant discipline awarded with honours. The degree should include a research component comprised of a thesis, other research projects or research methodology courses that constitute at least 25% of a full-time academic year (or part-time equivalent). The applicant must have achieved at least a credit average in the final year; or
  • evidence of appropriate academic qualifications and/or experience that satisfies the Associate Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research Training and Development or nominee that the applicant has developed knowledge of the field of study or cognate field and the potential for research sufficient to undertake the proposed program.

At RMIT a grade of credit represents academic achievement of 60% or higher.

Duration
2 years full-time, 4 years part-time
Study Mode
In person
Graduate Satisfaction
80.60%

Masters (Coursework)

If you are a qualified engineer seeking to move into a management role or to specialise or update your skills…

Duration
1.5 years full-time, 2 - 3 years part-time
Study Mode
In person
Tuition Fees
$9,359 per year / $14,038 total
Graduate Satisfaction
77.40%

Masters (Coursework)

If you are seeking to make the transition from a science or mathematics-based career to become an engineer, …

Duration
3 years full-time, 5 - 6 years part-time
Study Mode
In person
Tuition Fees
$9,359 per year / $28,077 total
Graduate Satisfaction
77.40%

Masters (Coursework)

If you are a qualified engineer seeking to move into a management role or to specialise or update your skills…

Duration
1.5 years full-time, 2 - 3 years part-time
Study Mode
In person
Tuition Fees
$9,359 per year / $14,038 total
Graduate Satisfaction
77.40%

Masters (Coursework)

The Master of Professional Engineering (Accelerated) is the ideal two-year full-time degree for those enginee…

Duration
2 years full-time
Study Mode
In person
Tuition Fees
$9,359 per year / $18,718 total
Graduate Satisfaction
77.40%

Diploma

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Entry Requirements
Admission Requirements

Completion of year 12 or equivalent and evidence of some previous design studies or submission of a scanned design portfolio. Students onshore will be selected by an interview process.

Study Mode
In person
Graduate Satisfaction
82.00%

Masters (Coursework)

The Master of Professional Engineering (Accelerated) is the ideal two-year full-time degree for those enginee…

Duration
2 years full-time
Study Mode
In person
Tuition Fees
$9,359 per year / $18,718 total
Graduate Satisfaction
77.40%

Masters (Coursework)

If you are seeking to make the transition from a science or mathematics-based career to become an engineer, …

Duration
3 years full-time, 5 - 6 years part-time
Study Mode
In person
Tuition Fees
$9,359 per year / $28,077 total
Graduate Satisfaction
77.40%

Masters (Coursework)

If you're looking to develop your skills and specialise in the rapidly developing high-technology area of electronics, t…
Entry Requirements
IT and engineering courses
Duration
2 - 4 years full-time
Study Mode
In person
Graduate Satisfaction
83.00%

Bachelor

In order to provide a variety of areas for study, the School offers a range of elective law subjects at its Melbourne Ca…
Entry Requirements
Law Courses
Graduate Satisfaction
84.80%

Master of Electrical Engineering overview

Master of Engineering degrees give you the opportunity to expand your knowledge, either in general knowledge of electrical systems, or by gaining the specialised skills you need for a more niche career path in the field of electrical engineering.

Potential elective fields of study in which you can specialise include entrepreneurship and innovation, power engineering, electrical traction networks, and business.

Coursework masters

Coursework masters of electrical engineering usually offer elective subjects of interest, but the set syllabus of core subjects make these programs ideal for those who want an overview of electrical and electronic engineering. Many coursework master’s programs are available from a range of tertiary institutions, all with the aim of giving a broad range of skills to help your professional development and technical prowess.

Research masters

Given the importance of innovation in this field, research master’s in electrical engineering is of vital importance. Such a degree allows you to develop your knowledge via a research project, as well as contribute to your field. Click here to see what kind of research opportunities are available to you.

Employment options

Those who wish for a career in electrical engineering can get the specialised knowledge they need from masters programs that bachelor’s degrees in engineering may not cover in the necessary depth. 

Scholarships and funding

Bursaries and scholarships are available for both coursework and research masters of electrical engineering. Have a look at our scholarship search tool to see if your preferred course is on the list.

Australian citizens can also apply for Youth Allowance or Austudy, depending on their age. Read more about financial assistance for your masters degree here.

Prerequisites and selection process

You will need to have completed a four year Bachelor of Engineering before applying to master’s programs in electrical engineering. Some universities will require a particular GPA, and may test for English proficiency as well.

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