12 months
35200 AUD/year
28400 AUD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Mechanical Engineering program at the University of Southern Queensland is ideal if you have a three-year engineering degree and you want to extend your knowledge and practical experience in mechanical engineering. 


  • This eight-unit Mechanical Engineering program at the University of Southern Queensland combines advanced study and practice of mechanical engineering, empowering you to design, inspect, manage and test technologies, systems and procedures.
  • Examine fluid dynamics and combustion, along with the basic laws of motion and the concepts of force, energy, momentum, impulse and vibration which is fundamental to the study of mechanics and the solution of many engineering problems.

Career outcomes  

  • As a mechanical engineering graduate, you could work in manufacturing, refineries, mining, transportation, computing, energy, and education industries. Your experience could see you solving practical engineering problems and improving efficiency.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Professional Skills in Engineering
  • Engineering Research Methods
  • Advanced Engineering Project Management
  • Asset Management in an Engineering Environment 
  • Advanced Engineering Mathematics 
  • Engineering Simulations and Computations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • You can apply throughout the year and for courses that start in three different semesters
  • Apply early, to make sure you secure a place


8 alternative credits



On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 067688J 

  • Australian university three or four-year Bachelor degree in engineering in the relevant specialisation, or equivalent
  • Australian university four-year Bachelor degree in engineering in a non-related specialisation, or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    35200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35200 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    28400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28400 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • Commonwealth supported: AUD 7950
  • International Online: AUD 35200

Living costs for Toowoomba

1200 - 2000 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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