M.Eng. On Campus

Smart and Renewable Electrical Power Systems Engineering

12 months
34707 AUD/year
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Expand your engineering knowledge in the emerging area of smart and renewable electrical power systems with the Smart and Renewable Electrical Power Systems Engineering program at Murdoch University.


In this course you’ll explore the planning, design, modelling, operation and control of smart and renewable electrical power systems to an advanced level and gain practical experience.

You’ll apply specialised engineering knowledge and skills with an emphasis on the integration of distributed energy resources and energy storage in existing and future electricity grids and stand-alone power systems.

3 reasons to study Smart and Renewable Electrical Power Systems Engineering at Murdoch University

  • Upskill your knowledge in an emerging area of engineering.
  • Complete your Masters degree in 1.5 years by studying in intensive mode.
  • Five-star rating for student support, graduate salary, and learner engagement for postgraduate engineering and technology.

Your future career

Graduates can find employment in electrical generation, distribution and electrical design industries and utilities along with operators and installers of renewable energy projects, and stand-alone power systems such as mining and ship building industries.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Renewable Energy Resources and Technologies
  • Power System Modelling and Analysis
  • Power Electronics Converters and Applications
  • Electrical Machines in the Smart Grid era
  • Power Systems Operation, Control and Protection
  • Future Electricity Networks

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


21 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 108655H
  • Successful completion of a four-year Engineering degree accredited by Engineers Australia (or equivalent Washington Accord-recognised degree) in an approved field of Engineering.
  • Successful completion of a Bachelor's degree (AQF Level 7, non-Washington Accord), or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by Murdoch University, which includes prior studies in Engineering or Engineering Technology.
  • Evidence of an appropriate level of industrial experience and possession of a Bachelor's degree (AQF Level 7) in a cognate area as approved by the Academic Chair or their designate.
  • Domestic applicants with industrial experience without the necessary qualifications and/or background may be admitted with the condition that that they pass additional specified units.
  • You must meet a minimum standard in English to study at Murdoch.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34707 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34707 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • If you are a national student, you may be eligible for a Commonwealth supported place.

Living costs for Perth

1328 - 2367 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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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