Master of Engineering (Management), M.Eng.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    21600 AUD/year
    Tuition fee
    21600 AUD/year
    Tuition fee
  • English
    Language
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Often considered the MBA for engineers, the online Master of Engineering (Management) at RMIT University is designed for skilled engineers and entrepreneurs who want to advance their career and prepare for the challenges of leadership in engineering and technology-based organisations.

About

You want the skills and qualifications necessary to face the evolving challenges of engineering management head-on. You want to build on your existing knowledge to understand complex project management, evolve established practices, develop systems-thinking approaches and acquire strategic managerial skills.

Unlike an MBA, the Master of Engineering (Management) at RMIT University delivers a tailored qualification specific to the needs of the growing engineering management sector.
An accelerated, flexible program engineered for your lifestyle

Our accelerated learning model is designed to fast-track your learning as well as your career. Graduate in just 24 months studying part-time, by completing six courses a year, one course at a time. Offering six intakes per year, our seven-week long courses commence approximately every two months, providing convenient and flexible entry points.

Work stops for no one. That’s why our program is delivered 100% online so you can study when it suits you – without putting work on hold.

As well as our accelerated, online study model this program is also available on-campus.

What you need, when you need it, with your own study concierge

Studying and working takes up enough of your time, which is why we’ve designed the best possible online learning platform to make your learning experience simple and effective.

Our personalised concierge service ensures that whenever you need it, you’ve got the utmost in personalised support and guidance on everything from assignment due dates to clarification of obligations.

From the time you enrol to the time you graduate, we’re there with you, whenever you need us.

Apply your learning straight away

We’ve enhanced our program with work-connected learning. That means you can learn a concept one day and start applying it in the workplace the next. Real-world skills mean immediate benefits.

Learn from world-class experts

RMIT has a reputation for bringing the world’s best together and now, we’ve brought them online. You’ll connect with and learn from academic and industry leaders – just as you would on-campus.

No on-campus exams or lectures
While you will have online assessments, the Master of Engineering (Management) delivers a convenient online program without the requirement for on-campus attendance and traditional exams. All lecture material and content is delivered direct to you, wherever you are.

Programme Structure

What you will study
  • System Engineering Principles
  • Management of Technology
  • Building Quality Organisations
  • Industrial Systems and Environment
  • Integrated Logistics Support Management
  • Risk Management and Feasibility
  • Engineering Economic Strategy
  • International Engineering Management
  • Performance Management Foundations
  • Project Management
  • Master's Research Project 1
  • Master's Research Project 2
Pathways
Our Master of Engineering (Management) encompasses courses that make up our Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma, so should you need to exit the program early you still have earned a postgraduate qualification.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
Check if you match the admission requirements

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score (Grade B2):

    176

    The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

  • Minimum required score:

    580

    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score:

    92

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

  • An Australian Bachelor of Technology, Bachelor of Engineering Science or Bachelor of Engineering, at AQF8 level or equivalent, in any engineering discipline, or a Bachelor of Business, at AQF8 level or equivalent, in any business discipline, with a Grade Point Average (GPA) of equal to or greater than 2.0 out of 4.0. Applicants with a GPA less than 2.0 out of 4.0 may be considered on a case-by-case basis, with consideration given to at least two years' relevant work experience in engineering or business;
or
  • An Australian Bachelor of Technology, Bachelor of Engineering Science or Bachelor of Engineering, at AQF7 level or equivalent, in any engineering discipline, or a Bachelor of Business, at AQF7 level, or equivalent, in any business discipline, with a Grade Point Average (GPA) of equal to or greater than 2.0 out of 4.0. AND at least two years' relevant work experience in engineering or business. Applicants with a GPA less than 2.0 out of 4.0 may be considered on a case-by-case basis, with consideration given to at least two years' relevant work experience in engineering or business;
or
  • An Australian Master of Engineering, Master of Business or PhD, or equivalent, in any engineering or business discipline.
  • International qualifications are assessed for comparability to Australian qualifications according to the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).
  • International students are required to provide current evidence of English language proficiency for admission to RMIT University.
English language requirements

International students are required to provide current evidence of English language proficiency for admission to RMIT University.

You can provide your results from one of these three options:

  • an accepted English language proficiency test
  • an accepted English language provider, or
  • a recognised Australian or international qualification.
  • English language proficiency tests minimum scores:

    • IELTS (Academic): minimum overall band of 6.5 (with no individual band below 6.0)
    • TOEFL (Paper Based Test): minimum score of 580 (TWE 4.5)
    • TOEFL (Internet Based Test - IBT): minimum overall score of 92 (with minimum of 20 in all sections)
    • Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE (A)): minimum score of 58 (with no communication band less than 50)
    • Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): minimum of 176 with no less than 169 in any component.

    Getting a Student Visa

    This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa! (Unless that chair you're sitting on is in a foreign country...)

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      21600 AUD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 43200 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
    • National

      21600 AUD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 43200 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

    AUD $3600 per 12 credit point course, totalling AUD $43,200 for 12 courses.

    Funding

    StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.