Airworthiness, M.Eng.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
  • English (schedule IELTS)
University rank #247 (QS) ,
This program is designed for engineers seeking specialist knowledge and skills in the field of airworthiness engineering and management. The field of airworthiness encompasses all engineering disciplines required to develop, design, manufacture, certify, operate and maintain aircraft, both civil and military.


This program will provide you with the specialised knowledge and expertise in the areas of initial and continuing airworthiness engineering and management.

The objectives of this program are to educate you as an airworthiness engineering professional who is able to:

  • analyse complex engineering assets in the initial and continuing airworthiness engineering environment, and develop engineering, scientific and technological solutions to ensure problem-free operations
  • find innovative solutions from an array of possibilities through systematic problem-solving and engineering/technological systems design methodologies operating in the aircraft design, engineering, certification and maintenance industry
  • analyse and implement novel solutions for the design, engineering, certification and maintenance of aircraft and aeronautical systems for challenging problems and opportunities
  • communicate with a wide range of key airworthiness engineering and engineering management stakeholders in a professional and effective manner
  • build, lead and work in teams with trust and respect
  • achieve results in an industry characterised by global competition and driven by rapidly changing market forces.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Airworthiness Management Frameworks
  • Engineering Risk Management in Aviation
  • Aviation Safety Systems
  • Human Factors in Aviation Safety
  • Aircraft Structural Integrity
  • Aircraft Certification
  • Aircraft Maintenance
  • Master's Minor Research Project

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    96 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score (Grade B2):


    C1 Advanced is a Cambridge English Qualification. It reports on the Cambridge English Scale between 142 and 210. You will receive a separate score for each of the four skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking) and for Use of English. These five scores are averaged to give you an overall result for the exam. Universities and colleges may ask you to achieve a specific score, either overall or for a particular skill.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    35520 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35520 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
The total indicative tuition fee for 2018 commencement is AU$35,520.

Living costs for Melbourne

  • 1501 - 2660 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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