24 months
34544 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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If you are a professional engineer with a 4-year bachelor’s degree in any engineering discipline, this Engineering (Maritime Design) program from University of Tasmania will change the course of your career.

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Our postgraduate maritime engineering programmes provide engineering graduates with in-depth exposure to a wide range of subjects relevant to the development and procurement of marine systems.

The Engineering (Maritime Design) program from University of Tasmania is constructed for engineering graduates not yet in the work force wanting to raise their knowledge in advanced engineering practice and research. It is also available to current Engineers who wish to gain knowledge in the Maritime sector.

All programmes lead on to greater employment and higher degree study opportunities through industry relevant research projects.  International students looking to gain work experience in Australia post-study, are encouraged to apply for this programme.

Career outcomes

The Master of Engineering degree is targeted at engineering professionals already in the workforce, who wish to pursue, or develop a career in the technical management of maritime engineering projects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Marine Propulsion Systems
  • Ship Design
  • Principles of Naval Architecture 
  • Management of Engineering Projects 
  • Modelling and Simulation of Marine Systems
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics and Hydrodynamics
  • Data Analysis and Presentation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

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


200 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 080512B 

  • Admission to most postgraduate coursework courses at the University of Tasmania require qualifications equivalent to an Australian bachelor’s degree. Applicants must achieve the required grade in their qualifying studies, meet any prerequisite subjects, and meet English language requirements to be eligible for an offer.
  • Entry into the Master of Engineering (Maritime Design) requires the successful completion of a 4-year Australian Bachelor of Engineering degree or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34544 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 69088 AUD for the full programme during 24 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 you enrol in. 


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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