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About

Specialise in one of eight engineering disciplines in the Master of Professional Engineering from The University of Western Australia and become a professionally accredited engineer who is highly sought after by industry.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

About The Course

This course has been developed in consultation with industry to equip you with the advanced technical expertise, critical thinking and professional skills required to remain competitive in a global workforce. 

Focus on your chosen field of engineering to further your career options. For example, students interested in a career in the oil and gas industry can opt to specialise in chemical engineering, civil engineering, electrical engineering or mechanical engineering. 

By choosing the discipline that most interests you, you will not only gain a deep understanding of the discipline from a holistic engineering perspective, but undertake units relevant to your area of interest. 

The Master of Professional Engineering from The University of Western Australia is the route to a professional engineering qualification for those who have studied the Engineering Science major in the UWA Engineering Direct Pathway.

Career Pathways

This course, designed in consultation with industry, equips graduates with both outstanding technical skills and the ability to work creatively as part of a team across a diverse range of engineering specialisations. 

The Master of Professional Engineering unlocks a wide range of career opportunities in engineering and non-engineering sectors in Australia and overseas. Your options for employment will be varied with work available in the energy and resources industry, pharmaceutical manufacturing, construction, power and water utilities, management and consultancy firms, and electronics, finance and telecommunications industries.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Project Management and Engineering Practice
  • Risk, Reliability and Safety 
  • Engineering Research Project Part 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

144 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 081025J

  • a bachelor's degree with a major in Engineering Science, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; or
  •  a bachelor's degree, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; and
  • the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 65 per cent; and
  • prior studies in engineering, physics or mathematics; 

or

  • completed units in the Master of Professional Engineering Preliminary course at UWA as prescribed by the Faculty; 

or

  • completed a UWA Diploma in Science with a major in Engineering Science with an average of at least 60 per cent

Tuition Fee

  • International

    59700 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 119400 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    4467 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8934 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Domestic Average Annual Fee - $8934 (Commonwealth supported students).

Funding

Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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