Engineering Management

University of South Australia

24 months
36900 AUD/year
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By taking the Engineering Management degree from University of South Australia you will learn the latest engineering theories and apply them to areas such as operations, quality, supply chain and project management, resource planning and automation. You’ll be immersed in real-world challenges and study elective courses to suit your personal professional development needs.


Degree overview

  • Specialise in Engineering Management focusing on automation, operations, resource planning, quality, and supply chain and project management.
  • Complete a practical, industry-relevant project in your final year.
  • Undertake a thesis or research project in your area of interest.
  • This Engineering Management degree from University of South Australia is ranked number one in South Australia for engineering research, with research rated well above world-class.

Career outcomes

Your career

There are a wide range of career options for highly qualified engineers and project managers, with employment opportunities in engineering consulting firms, construction companies, and local, state and federal government. You could consider:

  • energy manager: monitoring and reducing energy usage; understanding where and how energy is used; highlight energy reduction across business, projects and work sites
  • engineering operations manager: supervising and leading teams of engineers, scientists and technicians who work on projects; overseeing production and quality control; directing operations, testing and maintenance; planning and scheduling, client consulting, budgetary responsibilities
  • quality assurance manager: working with management and staff to establish procedures and quality standards and to monitor these against agreed targets; writing management and technical reports; determining training needs; promoting change and improvement in performance and quality
  • business development engineer: developing and maintaining excellent client relationships; working with new and existing clients to create new business and identify new markets; proposing business ventures, providing project details, writing business proposals, meeting business revenue targets

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Engineering Practice
  • Engineering Research Practice
  • Engineering Economic Analysis 
  • Enterprise Resource Planning 
  • Supply Chain Management 
  • Operations Management Systems 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • If you require a student visa, you will need to allow additional time to apply for a student visa.




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.
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).
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.

Other requirements

General requirements


  • Applicants to the Master of Engineering (Engineering Management) program are required to have one of the following: 
  • A Bachelor Degree in engineering, science or technology from a recognised higher education institution 
  • A Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in engineering from a recognised higher education institution

Tuition Fee

  • International

    36900 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36900 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • Domestic Students: Commonwealth Supported


Commonwealth supported students are charged a portion of the cost of their higher education through a student contribution. The Australian Government also contributes to part of the cost, through the Commonwealth contribution.The Higher Education Loan Program (HELP) allows eligible students to defer their student contribution (through HECS-HELP) and repay it later through the taxation system. Some Commonwealth supported students are not eligible for HECS-HELP.

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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