Graduate Certificate of Advanced Engineering (Advanced Structural Engineering Design)
Evolve your skills in structural engineering design
The Advanced Structural Engineering Design specialisation within Graduate Certificate of Advanced Engineering is unique to USQ and will give you the opportunity to further develop your computer modelling skills in structural engineering, as well as explore the technology of fibre composites.
Available to study online the Graduate Certificate of Advanced Engineering enables you to travel or work while studying.
Learn from industry researchers
You will study with outstanding Australian researchers from USQ’s Centre of Excellence in Engineered Fibre Composites (CEEFC). The CEEFC is a leading Australian research centre which provides engineering solutions for industry and the Queensland Government ranging from fibre composite bridges and railway sleepers to synthetic race track material.
Further engineering study
Take the credit from your Graduate Certificate of Advanced Engineering and go on to complete further study within the Master of Advanced Engineering to increase your career opportunities.
There is no professional body accreditation for the Graduate Certificate of Advanced Engineering.
How much will it cost?
Approximate annual costs1 for your first year of study (4 units) in this program are:
|Domestic full fee paying||AUD 11920|
Loan to help you pay your fees
You may not have to pay your course (subject) fees upfront. FEE-HELP allows you to defer your fees until your income reaches a certain level.
You may also be eligible to receive financial support from Centrelink.
Scholarships and financial assistance
You may be able to apply for scholarships to help with your study costs.
- Australian university four-year Bachelor degree in engineering with a relevant specialisation, or equivalent.
English Language Requirements
You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program.
How to apply
Applying directly to USQ:
- Semester 1, 2019 - applications close Friday 1 March, with semester 1 commencing on Monday 25 February 2019.
- Semester 2, 2019 - applications close Monday 1 July, with semester 2 commencing on Monday 15 July 2019.