La Trobe University

Master of Engineering (Civil)

Overview

Start dates
Semester 1 and 2 (March and July)
Duration
2 years full-time (or part-time equivalent)
Fees and costs
$29,600 per 120 credit points.

Become the engineer of the future who is flexible, adaptable, innovative, creative and prepared for construction industry challenges and roles that are yet to be created.

Employers want engineering graduates with adaptable knowledge that transcend traditional engineering boundaries. With Engineering at La Trobe, you will be equipped to think and act beyond these boundaries, to deliver sustainable and creative solutions to complex technical problems. You'll learn how to make advanced engineering decisions that make commercial sense.

This degree has been developed in response to industry needs.

Our engineering enterprise approach provides study across the engineering specialties needed in industry and management skills including negotiation, consultation, quality system design, risk analysis, innovation and implementing innovations.

With the opportunity for six months of real-world industry or research experience, you can expand your technical skills, develop first-hand understanding of a business environment and build your industry contacts.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

A four-year Bachelor of Engineering degree or an Honours degree in science in an appropriate field, or an international equivalent.

NB: Meeting minimum entry requirements 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

Developed in response to industry needs, our engineering enterprise approach provides study across the engineering specialties needed in industry and management skills including negotiation, consultation, quality system design, risk analysis, innovation and implementing innovations. Graduates could work in the following fields. - building control surveyor - environmental consultant - town planning - transportation - construction project management - quantity surveyor - site engineer - water management.

Fees and costs

Course fees

$29,600 per 120 credit points.

Scholarships

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

Apply now to start in Semester 2, 2018.

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: