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Our Master of Engineering degrees meet the changing demands of industry and develop engineers who have the critical and technical skills to work locally and internationally.

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Top engineering courses at RMIT

RMIT’s engineering courses are recognised internationally for excellence in education and research.

Our engineering courses are conducted in state-of- the-art facilities and incorporate the latest industry developments. You will use your experience on real projects through industry-based, practical learning.

Here’s some of our courses that reflect the latest industry developments in these fields:

This Associate Degree will introduce you to the fundamentals of engineering before choosing an area of specialisation. The course will get you accredited so you can start working sooner. It also provides a very flexible pathway to an engineering Bachelor degree.

Graduates may work in a range of fields including aerospace, civil and structures, computer networks, electronics, electrical systems and automation, mechatronics, and product development.

RMIT Advantage

This course is accredited by Engineers Australia. It is also supported by an Industry Advisory Committee (IAC) composed of staff from local engineering organisations. The IAC provides regular feedback on the course and the changing needs of industry. As an RMIT engineering student you'll have loads of opportunities to network with engineers and industry from the get-go.

Automotive engineering is a growing global industry. Automotive engineers are employed by major car, truck and bus companies, as well as racing teams and parts manufacturers.

You'll study vehicle power systems, sustainable vehicle design and automotive manufacturing and vehicle handling and control, vehicle aerodynamics, and vehicle noise and vibration.

The course incorporates complete car design with a focus on new technologies that benefit society such as driverless cars, full-electric, hybrid power trains and fuel cells. It takes a global view and is increasingly environmental in outlook. With at least 12 weeks of industry placements undertaken locally or internationally, you'll be work-ready when you graduate. 

RMIT Advantage

This course is fully accredited by Engineers Australia with graduates eligible for membership after completing their degree. This qualification is also recognised internationally by all 24 countries which are signatories of the International Engineering Alliance.

Prepare for leadership roles in the management of engineering and technology-based organisations with a course tailored to your individual needs. 

Through this course you’ll gain important strengths such as thinking strategically and challenging established practices and norms. You’ll enhance your ability to develop innovative approaches to manage an ever-changing technology base. 

The course is available on-campus in Australia, via distance education, and in a 100% online delivery mode (Note: 100% online courses do not provide access to Australian student visas).

RMIT Advantage

Studying on campus, you'll undertake specific courses that focus on work-integrated learning (WIL). You'll be assessed on professional work in a workplace setting (real or simulated) and receive feedback from those involved in industry or research.

Become proficient at the design and operation of electrical and electronic devices and systems through this highly-regarded Masters course.

RMIT’s dual-stream Master of Engineering (Electrical and Electronic Engineering) course is designed to equip graduates with the skills required to work as a technical expert or manager in their field of specialisation. 

RMIT Advantage

This course is fully accredited by Engineers Australia with graduates eligible for membership after completing their degree. This qualification is also recognised internationally by all 24 countries which are signatories of the International Engineering Alliance.

Deepen your knowledge in the civil engineering fields of design, infrastructure planning, sustainability, project management and transport engineering.

This course will provide you with skills to step up into roles including project leader, designer, consultant and manager with the knowledge and skills to lead construction projects, and introduce new infrastructure and transport systems.

RMIT Advantage

RMIT University is ranked among the world’s top 100 universities in civil and structural engineering (2018 QS World University Rankings by Subject).


This course develops advanced knowledge and skills in aerospace engineering and prepares you to become a leader, consultant or manager in the aerospace and aviation industries.

You'll learn how to analyse complex engineering assets in the aerospace and aviation environment, and develop engineering, scientific and technological solutions to ensure problem-free operations.

RMIT Advantage

RMIT University is ranked among the world’s top 150 universities in mechanical, aeronautical and manufacturing engineering (2018 QS World University Rankings by Subject).

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I've always wanted to be able to point to an aircraft and say 'I helped make that'. RMIT's engineering courses will allow me to do that.

– Chamendra Amarasinghe, Bachelor of Engineering (Aerospace Engineering) (Honours)/Bachelor of Business (Management)

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