24 months
43200 AUD/year
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This Civil Engineering program at RMIT University will deepen your knowledge in the civil engineering fields of design, infrastructure planning, sustainability, project management and transport engineering.    

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The Civil Engineering program at RMIT University will provide you with advanced knowledge and skills in civil engineering to enhance your career prospects in relevant industry sectors. 

The program will provide you with skills to step up into roles including project leader, designer, consultant and manager with the knowledge and skills to lead construction projects, and introduce new infrastructure and transport systems.

With an emphasis on project-based and multidisciplinary learning, you will develop your professional engineering competencies in teamwork, leadership, problem-solving, communication and research.


The built environment is constantly evolving in terms of new technologies and practices, with a continuing demand for civil engineers in Australia and overseas, particularly Southeast Asia and East Asia.

Professionals with an up-to-date and specialised understanding of this field will be sought after in areas such as construction, infrastructure, mining, building services, water and transport and logistics sectors.

Programme Structure

Gain knowledge in high-demand areas such as:

  • infrastructure planning and management
  • infrastructure asset management
  • railway infrastructure
  • engineering geology and advanced laboratory testing   
  • stability of earth structures
  • advanced transport infrastructure 

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS number: 087986M     

  • Successful completion of an Australian bachelor degree (or international equivalent) in Engineering, Science or Technology with a major in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Engineering systems, Structural or Mining 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

    43200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43200 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • Commonwealth supported places (CSP) range from AU$3,985 to AU$14,630 

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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