24 months
43200 AUD/year
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This Aerospace program at RMIT University develops advanced knowledge and skills in aerospace engineering and prepares you to become a leader, consultant or manager in the aerospace and aviation industries.    

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At this Aerospace program at RMIT University you'll learn how to analyse complex engineering assets in the aerospace and aviation environment, and develop engineering, scientific and technological solutions to ensure problem-free operations.

As the aerospace industry is associated with cutting edge technology, you'll learn how to find innovative solutions for challenging problems and opportunities from an array of possibilities. These skills will be gained through systematic problem-solving and engineering/technological systems design methodologies operating in the industry.

A range of learning and teaching approaches is used within this program to develop your capabilities and to assist you in developing skills as an independent and lifelong learner.   

RMIT University is committed to providing you with an education that strongly links formal learning with professional practice. You'll undertake and be assessed on structured activities that allow you to learn, apply and demonstrate your professional practice.

These may include problem-based learning, assignments and projects, classroom teaching and/or online collaborate sessions, laboratory, research investigations, assessed tutorials or presentations, self-assessment and peer-assessment, and exams.


Graduates will be equipped with advanced knowledge and skills to further their career in aerospace engineering, operations or as a consultant in aviation, mechanical engineering and automotive engineering. This could include roles such as:

  • a research and development leader introducing new technologies and procedures to address challenges of contemporary aerospace and aviation organisations
  • a team leader implementing operational strategies
  • an operations manager responsible for the competitive performance of a unit
  • a consultant providing specialist technical advice to industry


The Master of Engineering (Aerospace and Aviation) is not accredited, although it has been developed to align with the Engineers Australia accreditation framework.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Aircraft & Air Transportation
  • Aerospace Materials
  • Thermofluids and Propulsion Systems 
  • Aerodynamics and Flight Performances  
  • Advanced Aircraft Structural Analysis
  • Flight Dynamics and Control 

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS provider number: 088786M    

  • 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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    43200 AUD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 43200 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National: 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.


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