La Trobe University

Master of Electronic Engineering


Semester starts
Semester 1 and 2 (March and July)
2 years
Annual tuition fee (A$)
34 600

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.

Specialisations, majors and minors

Entry requirements

Academic entry requirement

A four-year Australian Bachelor's degree in engineering or an Honours degree in an appropriate field of science, or an approved international equivalent. If you do not meet these requirements, you may be considered for admission following successful completion of the Graduate Diploma in Electronic Engineering.

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.

English language requirement

IELTS (Academic) score of 6.5 with no individual band score less than 6.0.

Please refer to our English Language Requirements page for details of other Accepted English Proficiency tests and additional recognised English Language Proficiency Measures, such as English as the language of instruction.

Career outcomes

After graduating, you can operate in advanced technology positions at the cutting edge of electronic engineering applications, including research and development. You can have a career in communications industries, microelectronics industries, automotive industries, defence organisations, electronic equipment design and manufacturing, hospitals and medical equipment industries and quality control positions.

Fees and costs

Annual tuition fee (A$)

34 600


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 or ask us a question if you need more help. You can also call us on +61 3 9627 4805.

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:

CRICOS code: 076268K