La Trobe University

Master of Electronic Engineering


Start dates
Semester 1 and 2 (March and July) 2018
2 years full-time or 4 years part-time
Fees and costs
$29,600 per 120 credit points.
Note: 120 credit points represents full-time study for one year.

If you're looking to develop your skills and specialise in the rapidly developing high-technology area of electronics, this course is designed for you. We offer specialty teaching in the areas of biomedical engineering, communication and electronic systems, microelectronics, design and optical engineering. You can choose components that best suit your chosen specialisation.

The qualification awarded on graduation is recognised in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) as Level 9.

Entry requirements


A four-year Bachelor of Engineering degree or an Honours degree in science in an appropriate field, or an international equivalent. If you do not strictly meet this requirement, you may be considered
for admission following successful completion of the Graduate
Diploma in Electronic Engineering.

NB: Meeting minimum prerequisites does not guarantee an offer of a place. Entry into all La Trobe courses is based on competitive selection and there may be limited places available.

Career outcomes

Global employment opportunities are available for graduates with electronic engineering backgrounds, thanks to the application of electronics in almost all aspects of modern life. La Trobe graduates have found work in industries and organisations as diverse as communications, microelectronics, automotive, defence, electronic equipment design and manufacturing, hospitals and medical equipment.

Fees and costs

Course fees

$29,600 per 120 credit points.
Note: 120 credit points represents full-time study for one year.


Do you have an excellent academic record? If you're a full-fee paying student, you may be eligible for a La Trobe College Excellence Scholarship and receive up to a 25% reduction on your course fees.

Scholarships are available for both current and future students. Find out what La Trobe scholarship opportunities might be available to you.

How to apply

How to apply for a postgraduate coursework degree

How to apply for a postgraduate coursework degree

Applications for Semester 1, 2019 will open later this year.

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See Student Handbook for more details

The Handbook contains detailed course information designed for enrolled students, including course structures, electives and options. The delivery of this course can vary between campuses. For detailed information please select the relevant campus: