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Master of Advanced Engineering (Engineering and Project Management)

Master of Advanced Engineering Specialisation Engineering & Project Management (MAEN)

Study Mode
  • Online

  • Semester 1 (February)
  • Semester 2 (July)

Number of Units
  • 8 units

  • 1 years or part-time equivalent

  • -

View USQ Handbook
Program Information Set

Boost your engineering career prospects

A Master of Advanced Engineering (Engineering and Project Management) is ideal for experienced practicing engineers who want management qualifications to further their career.

You will undertake an industry based project and study the management of assets and risk which will develop your analytical skills to evaluate innovations in technology, their impact and how to manage them. You will learn how to manage small and large-scale engineering projects including how to stay on top of time, cost and scope constraints.

This eight-unit degree incorporating the Industry Project will allow you to put your developed knowledge base into practice. It is available via part-time study online, enabling you to travel or work while studying and allowing you to adapt your study to your life.

Professional accreditation

The Master of Advanced Engineering is not accredited by any professional bodies, but is accredited by the University of Southern Queensland.

The other specialisation for the Master of Advanced Engineering is Structural Engineering Design.
Courses to be studied Units
Core courses 2
plus 4 x specialisation courses
plus 1 x Industry Project course
Total 8

Refer to the USQ Handbook for courses to be studied and recommended enrolment patterns.

How much will it cost?

Approximate annual costs1 for your first year of study (8 units) in this program are:

Study Mode Cost
Domestic full fee paying AUD 23855

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.

1 These are indicative annual fees for 2018 and costs will vary depending on the actual courses selected during your study. Fees may also vary from year to year as they are reviewed annually.

Entry Requirements

  • Completion of an Australian university four-year bachelor degree in engineering, 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

Closing dates

Applying directly to USQ:

  • Semester 1, 2020 - applications close Friday 6 March, with semester 1 commencing on Monday 24 February 2020.
  • Semester 2, 2020 - applications close Friday 24 July, with semester 2 commencing on Monday 13 July 2020.

Credit for previous study or work experience

You may be eligible for credit if you have previously studied or have relevant work experience. This will help to reduce the number of courses that you need to study to finish your program.