24 months
42240 AUD/year
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Today’s world calls for innovation. Develop new systems in this exciting Engineering (Manufacturing) postgraduate degree from RMIT University.   

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Globally manufacturing companies are undergoing dramatic change. The forth industry revolution, Industry 4.0, requires manufacturing engineers and professionals to gain the expertise to lead change, adopt new technologies and implement new operating practices in manufacturing businesses.

RMIT University is ranked among the world’s top 150 universities in mechanical, aeronautical and manufacturing engineering (2019 QS World University Rankings by Subject) so is a great place to study. 

As the pace of change accelerates, it creates demand for trained professionals who can strategically apply new technologies and modes of manufacturing in industry. Opportunities exist for you to get ahead in your career today.


Graduates from this Engineering (Manufacturing) postgraduate degree from RMIT University will develop the potential to take a leading role in management and technology development. Our graduates have gone on to work at companies such as

  • ANCA
  • Ford
  • Kenworth Australia
  • Wilson Transformer Company

You will be equipped to pursue senior positions in manufacturing engineering, operations or consultancy such as:

  • a team leader implementing new technology and operational strategies
  • an operations manager responsible for the competitive performance of a manufacturing unit
  • a consultant providing specialist technical advice to manufacturing industry

Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Engineering Manufacturing
  • Industry 4.0 Technologies 
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Sustainable Engineering Practice and Design
  • Computer Integrated Manufacturing 
  • Design for Manufacture 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Academic requirements

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General requirements

CRICOS number: 079797E   

  • Successful completion of an Australian bachelor degree (or international equivalent) in one of the following fields: Aerospace, Mechanical, Manufacturing, Mechatronics, Sustainable Systems or Automotive Engineering with a GPA of at least 2.0 out of 4.0.
  • Applicants who have a successfully completed a relevant degree (as above) with a GPA of at least 1.5 out of 4, will be considered if they have at least 3 years of relevant industry experience. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    42240 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42240 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • Domestic: Commonwealth supported places 

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 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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