36 months
35669 AUD/year
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The Professional Engineering (Specialisation) course from University of Tasmania contents and assessment schedule will enable students to achieve Engineers Australia (EA) Stage 1 Competencies whilst demonstrating the application of Level 9 Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) knowledge and skills. All Masters programs are provisionally accredited by Engineers Australia. 

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This Professional Engineering (Specialisation) course from University of Tasmania is aimed at students who have completed a non‐Washington accord bachelor's degree in civil or mechanical engineering, students who have completed a bachelor degree in engineering (other than civil and/or mechanical) or students who hold a Bachelor of Science with sufficient numerical skills. 

Course Level Intended Learning Outcomes

  • Formulate substantiated conclusions for an assortment of contemporary engineering problems through applying established and emerging methods of engineering analysis.
  • Design engineering components, systems and/or processes with community members to address an assemblage of technical, ethical, legislative and resourcing considerations.
  • Manage an engineering project throughout the project management lifecycle by applying local engineering knowledge and professional judgement.
  • Disseminate original research conclusions emanating from a local engineering project for a professional and academic audience.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engineering Problem Solving and Data Analysis
  • Engineering Statics
  • Engineering Dynamics
  • Engineering Circuits
  • Mathematics 
  • Engineering Design and Communication
  • Engineering Design and Sustainable Development
  • Engineering Design and Build 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 84 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

It is recommended that students living overseas should apply at least 3 months prior to semester start date and on-shore students apply no less than one month prior to semester start date.


300 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 089190J 

  • A Bachelor degree in a science based discipline with sufficient numerical skills to undertake the MProfEng (Specialisation) course; or
  • A Bachelor degree in Engineering (Non-Washington Accord) or
  • A Bachelor degree in Engineering majoring in a different specialisation than that to be undertaken under the MProfEng (Specialisaton).
  • Candidates who are able to demonstrate a minimum of 12 weeks practical experience in an engineering environment outside a university where they have been exposed to professional engineering practice will be granted an exemption for ENG700.
  • Advanced standing for the first year of the MProfEng (Specialisation) may be granted for suitably qualified candidates. Granting of additional exemptions in years 2 and 3 may be considered where applicable.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35669 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 107009 AUD for the full programme during 36 months.

Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee and is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit.

Living costs for Hobart

1204 - 2001 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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