Masters in Engineering in Oceania

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In order to successfully obtain a Masters qualification, you will need to obtain a number of credits by passing individual modules. Most taught Masters will have a number of core modules which you must take and pass in order to obtain the qualification. The assessment of research Masters is almost always entirely by a single dissertation module or project.

Improvements made to manmade things such as tools, structures and machines are largely due to the efforts of people in the field of engineering. These people combine creativity with mathematics and worldly knowledge, resulting in innovation.

 

Oceania consists of islands of the southern, western, and central Pacific Ocean, including Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia. The term is sometimes extended to encompass Australia, New Zealand, and the Malay Archipelago.

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Master of Engineering (Management)

RMIT University: Online
Online Part time 2 years October 2017 Australia Melbourne

Develop engineering leadership and project management skills with RMIT University’s online Master of Engineering (Management). Likened to an MBA for engineers, this Masters is designed not just for skilled engineers but also for entrepreneurs who want to advance their career and prepare for the challenges of leadership in engineering and technology-based organisations. [+]

Masters in Engineering in Oceania 2017. Develop engineering leadership and project management skills with RMIT University’s online Master of Engineering (Management). Likened to an MBA for engineers, this Masters is designed not just for skilled engineers but also for entrepreneurs who want to advance their career and prepare for the challenges of leadership in engineering and technology-based organisations. 
While closely following the MBA with specific Engineering studies, our online Master of Engineering (Management) delivers a tailored qualification specific to the needs of the growing engineering management sector. 
 What you will learn: skills necessary to face the evolving challenges of engineering management complex project management techniques how to evolve established practices and develop systems-thinking approaches strategic managerial skills 
 What you will study: System Engineering Principles Management of Technology Building Quality Organisations Industrial Systems and Environments Integrated Logistics Support Management Risk Management and Feasibility Engineering Economic Strategy International Engineering Management Performance Management Foundations Project Management Masters Research Project 1 
 The benefits of studying online with RMIT Study while you work full-time RMIT’s accelerated online programs prepare you for greater career success, while you continue to work full time. This flexible approach to postgraduate study offers more opportunity to carry on with life commitments while advancing your career. Finish sooner You can enrol into any of our six study periods throughout the year; each study period is seven weeks long. So whether you need to fit your study around work, family, or treks through the Himalayas, you can create a timetable that suits you. No on-campus exams or lectures
While you will have online assessments, the Master of Engineering (Management) delivers a convenient online program without the requirement for on-campus attendance and traditional exams. All lecture material and content is delivered direct to you through an interactive online learning platform, wherever you are. Access to world-class academics Our online programs are developed and led by renowned academics and industry leaders who possess the most up-to-date knowledge to equip you to tackle management challenges. We’ve simply optimised our on-campus content for the digital classroom to make studying more achievable for busy lifestyles. Work-connected learning
The driving force behind our program is the industry connections you’ll make while studying. Learn from renowned academics and industry leaders, while guided by a notable advisory board of executives. This means that what you learn can be applied to your work immediately. Dedicated support and assistance Our study concierges are experts in student support and will be with you every step of the way, available to help you throughout your study journey. Students will receive one-on-one guidance, assistance and motivation as well as help you access any tools, resources or services you need, and help you achieve your study goals. Program intakes 6 intakes annually (October, January, March, May, July and September). Nested qualifications Our Master of Engineering (Management) encompasses courses that make up our Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma, so should you need to exit the program early you still have earned a postgraduate qualification. Entry requirements An Australian Bachelor of Technology, Bachelor of Engineering Science or Bachelor of Engineering, at AQF8 level or equivalent, in any engineering discipline, or a Bachelor of Business, at AQF8 level or equivalent, in any business discipline, with a Grade Point Average (GPA) of equal to or greater than 2.0 out of 4.0. Applicants with a GPA less than 2.0 out of 4.0 may be considered on a case-by-case basis, with consideration given to at least two years' relevant work experience in engineering or business; or An Australian Bachelor of Technology, Bachelor of Engineering Science or Bachelor of Engineering, at AQF7 level or equivalent, in any engineering discipline, or a Bachelor of Business, at AQF7 level, or equivalent, in any business discipline, with a Grade Point Average (GPA) of equal to or greater than 2.0 out of 4.0. AND at least two years' relevant work experience in engineering or business. Applicants with a GPA less than 2.0 out of 4.0 may be considered on a case-by-case basis, with consideration given to at least two years' relevant work experience in engineering or business; or An Australian Master of Engineering, Master of Business or PhD, or equivalent, in any engineering or business discipline. International qualifications are assessed for comparability to Australian qualifications according to the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF). [-]

Master of Engineering

The University of Waikato
Campus Full time 12 months March 2017 New Zealand Hamilton

This research-focused degree is designed for graduates who wish to do further research and develop an innovative solution to an engineering question. Excellence in advanced engineering design, research and development skills are core features of the degree. [+]

Master of Engineering This research-focused degree is designed for graduates who wish to do further research and develop an innovative solution to an engineering question. Excellence in advanced engineering design, research and development skills are core features of the degree. As a Master of Engineering (ME) graduate you will have the opportunity to either seek employment as a professional engineer, or start a research career. The ME normally takes 12 months to complete full-time. It builds on prior study at undergraduate level, such as the four-year BE(Hons) or BSc(Tech). The degree requires 120 points, which can either be made up of 30 points in taught papers and a 90-point dissertation (research project), or one 120-point thesis. If you enrol in an ME via the Faculty of Science & Engineering you can major in Engineering, and your thesis topic may come from our wide range of study areas such as biological engineering, chemical engineering, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, materials engineering, environmental engineering and electronic engineering. Software Engineering projects are completed via the Department of Computer Science in the Faculty of Computing & Mathematical Sciences. The Faculty of Science & Engineering fosters collaborative relationships between science, engineering, industry and management. The Faculty has developed a very strong research base to support its aims of providing you with in-depth knowledge, analytical skills, innovative ideas, and techniques to translate science into technology in the real world. You will have the opportunity to undertake research with staff who are leaders in their field and will have the use of world-class laboratory facilities. Past ME students have worked on projects such as a ‘snake robot’ for disaster rescue and a brain-controlled electro-mechanical prosthetic hand. Facilities The University of Waikato School of Engineering’s specialised laboratories includes the Large Scale Lab complex that features a suite of workshops and laboratories dedicated to engineering teaching and research. These include 3D printing, a mechanical workshop and computer labs with engineering design software. The computing facilities at the University of Waikato are among the best in New Zealand, ranging from phones and tablets for mobile application development to cluster computers for massively parallel processing. Software engineering students will have 24 hour access to computer labs equipped with all the latest computer software. Build a successful career Depending on the thesis topic studied, graduates of this degree may find employment in the research and development department in a range of engineering industries, including energy companies, environmental agencies, government departments, biomedical/pharmaceutical industries, private research companies, universities, food and dairy industries, electronics, agriculture, forestry and more. The ME can also be a stepping stone to doctoral studies. Career opportunities Aeronautical Engineer Automotive Engineer Biotechnologist Computer-aided Engineer Engineering Geologist Food and Drink Technologist Laboratory Technician Mechanical Engineer Medical Sciences Technician Patent Attorney Pharmaceutical Engineer Quality Assurance Officer Research Assistant Theoretical Physics Research Practical Experience Many ME theses are in collaboration with industry. The Faculty of Engineering has excellent industry collaborations with companies such as Fonterra, Gallagher Group, Oji Fibre Solutions, Tetra Pak and ArborGen Australasia. These strong relationships generate numerous research projects for engineering students, so you will be able to work on real issues with real clients. Admission and enrolment Admission requires a relevant Bachelors level qualification or equivalent. Once you have applied to study with us you are welcome to speak with one of our senior academics who will help advise you on your studies based on your goals and previous experience. This will ensure you have all the support and advice you need to succeed in your studies. If you are enrolling via the Faculty of Science & Engineering, please consult our Graduate Handbook for details of relevant staff. Please refer to the relevant regulations in the University of Waikato Calendar for official details of admission and degree requirements, available subjects, honours eligibility and more. If you do not hold the appropriate qualifications required for direct entry, you may be eligible to apply for a pathway via a Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma. Contact the Faculty for advice on the possibilities. [-]

Master of Philosophy (Electromaterials)

Deakin University - Institute for Frontier Materials
Campus Full time Part time 2 years March 2017 Australia Wollongong Melbourne + 2 more

Would you like to discover new materials and develop smart devices to help solve some of today’s most challenging global problems? [+]

Masters in Engineering in Oceania 2017. Study for a Research Masters Degree in Australia Would you like to discover new materials and develop smart devices to help solve some of today’s most challenging global problems? This is your chance. As a student in the world-first Master of Philosophy (Electromaterials) course, your study will be hands-on – discovering new materials, using cutting-edge characterisation techniques and assembling new materials into electrochemical devices for applications in clean energy, health or advanced manufacturing. You’ll be working with leading, world-renowned researchers in electromaterials through the ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science. You’ll choose from a variety of unique research projects – anything from medical bionics to sustainable energy generation, robotic hands to solar water splitting and the next generation of battery designs. The Institute for Frontier Materials at Deakin University has teamed up with the University of Wollongong to offer this unique opportunity. Core units will be streamed live between the two campuses, so you get the best of both worlds. Find out more about how you can play a part in developing solutions for global issues through the Master of Philosophy (Electromaterials). Students in the M(Phil) Electromaterials will be hosted by the Institute for Frontier Materials (IFM) and work as part of a team with IFM researchers, developing innovative solutions for the clean energy, human health and next generation manufacturing industries. ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science (ACES) The Federal Government funded ACES through the Australian Research Council in 2014 to turn our knowledge of materials into the next generation of ‘smart devices’ for the benefit of the community. ACES is led by the University of Wollongong and incorporates six Australian collaborators and five international partner organisations known for their expertise in materials and device fabrication. Through its network of collaborating and partner organisations, ACES has access to world-class facilities and capabilities that can help advance our research and industrial objectives. [-]

Master of Engineering (Engineering Management)

University of South Australia
Campus Full time 2 years January 2017 Australia Adelaide

Offering two specialisations, the Master of Engineering offers you the opportunity to gain expertise in the area of Autonomous Systems [+]

Offering two specialisations, the Master of Engineering offers you the opportunity to gain expertise in the area of Autonomous Systems or Engineering Management. This program is also offered in the form of a nested suite of three programs at postgraduate level (graduate certificate, graduate diploma and master). Each qualification extends to the next, allowing you to easily transition to a master level qualification. Autonomous Systems Intelligent autonomous systems represent the next big leap; they are likely to be transformational. These systems are enabled by the fusion of engineering systems, computational intelligence, sensing, communication and software to create intelligent systems capable of interacting with the complexities of the real world. This specialisation blends the disciplines of mechanical, electrical, computing, and systems engineering. It is distinguished by its focus on systems integration, outdoor field and real-world application of the systems. Engineering Management You will gain knowledge and skills in operations management, total quality management, supply chain management, enterprise resource planning, automation, energy and society, and project management. This program aims to closely align learning to professional practice and provides you with opportunities to develop and apply skills whilst integrating knowledge to complete a practical industry project in your own area of interest or a project related to any research institutions affiliated to the School of Engineering. Possible career outcomes Autonomous Systems graduates can undertake various roles such as developing, acquiring, managing or researching intelligent autonomous systems in sectors including defence, aerospace, automotive, construction, energy, water, transportation, consumer electronics, information technology, telecommunications, mining and health care. Engineering Management graduates can pursue opportunities as factory operation managers, engineering department managers, energy managers, project managers and engineering business development managers. International Postgraduate Student Grants A number of grants are available to international students seeking to study this program including: International Alumni Postgraduate Tuition grants of $3,000 - recent University of South Australia graduates (onshore and offshore) graduating with a GPA of 6.0 or above International Postgraduate High Achiever Tuition grants of $2,000 – recent graduates of a qualification recognised as being equivalent to an Australian Bachelor of Bachelor Honours program with a GPA equivalent to 5 or above International Student Relocation grants of $1,500 - students relocating from interstate to study a University of South Australia program [-]

Master of Engineering Science (Electrical Engineering)

Curtin University
Campus Full time Part time 2 years February 2017 Australia Bentley + 1 more

This course is designed to meet the needs of electrical, electrical power, electronic and telecommunication engineers who are looking to open up their career prospects. [+]

Masters in Engineering in Oceania 2017. Master of Engineering Science (Electrical Engineering) This course is designed to meet the needs of electrical, electrical power, electronic and telecommunication engineers who are looking to open up their career prospects. You will specialise in one of three majors: Emerging Power Systems, Telecommunication and Networking, or Embedded Systems. Among a wide range of optional units, you may study electrical power, renewable energy, communications and computer engineering at the system level and the component level. The course is designed to allow you to undertake further studies in a field of your preference through advanced coursework and a major project, ultimately developing a prototype and presenting a formal thesis on the outcome. With the approval of the course coordinator, you may also include a unit from the Curtin Business School, or the Department of Computing, or the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. EMERGING POWER SYSTEMS (314675) Global demands on resources have placed an urgent emphasis on supplying a growing population with affordable, environmentally responsible power. How we manage this challenging paradigm will rely on a new generation of creative, technically savvy engineers. Since fossil fuels are a finite resource, the development of alternative sources of electrical energy such as solar and wind is vital. The challenges that face you as a power engineer include interfacing renewable sources to the electricity distribution system, maintaining stability in the presence of many small energy sources and guaranteeing an electrical supply in the presence of intermittent sources such as solar power. This major addresses challenges in the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity. Emergent technologies like smart grid and distributed generation are covered in detail. You will have the opportunity to further investigate and apply emergent technologies through your project work. TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND NETWORKING (314676) The electronics and communication fields represent two of the greatest growing technology areas in the world. With the rapid progress of information technology, the role of communications is becoming even more crucial for increasing industry efficiency and competition – whether machine talking to machine, computer with computer or human with human via a wide array of methods. This major explores relevant topics in telecommunications and networking like mobile radio communications and data network security. The wide range of optional units includes topics such as computer architectural philosophies, LAN and WAN technologies, electromagnetics, error control coding, troubleshooter management, legal frameworks, and system design. You will also have the opportunity to further investigate a specialist area and apply your skills and knowledge through your project work. EMBEDDED SYSTEMS (314677) Our world is characterised by the ever-increasing number of intelligent devices which have inbuilt or 'embedded' computers. Computers in the form of microprocessors are being embedded in almost every other form of system to control them or provide additional services, creating a strong demand for electrical engineers in all industrially advanced nations. In this major, you will study intermediate and advanced topics in embedded systems, for example, embedded systems in field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) and embedded software engineering. You will have the opportunity to further investigate and apply emergent technologies in embedded systems through your chosen advanced project. Credit for previous study Applications for recognition of prior learning (RPL) are assessed on an individual basis. Australian & NZ students ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor degree in electronic, communications, electrical, electrical power or computer systems engineering from a recognised university. WHERE: Bentley WHEN: February or July HOW: Full-time or part-time STUDY: On-campus DURATION: Expected completion: 2 years International students 2015 ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: Minimum English language entry requirements: IELTS ACADEMIC (INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH LANGUAGE TESTING SYSTEM) Writing 6.0 Speaking 6.0 Reading 6.0 Listening 6.0 Overall band score 6.5 Certificate in Advanced English (CAE): Grade C Pearson Test of English Academic: 58 WHERE: Bentley WHEN: February or July HOW: Full-time STUDY: On-campus DURATION: 2 years full-time [-]

Master of Engineering Science (Petroleum Engineering)

Curtin University
Campus Full time 2 years February 2017 Australia Bentley

This comprehensive course will provide you with a multidisciplinary education and hands-on training in petroleum engineering. [+]

Master of Engineering Science (Petroleum Engineering) This comprehensive course will provide you with a multidisciplinary education and hands-on training in petroleum engineering. You will cover a wide variety of subjects central to the petroleum engineering field, including applied geology and geophysics, drilling and reservoir engineering, hydrocarbon phase behaviour, formation evaluation, petroleum economics and project management. In your final semester you will complete an individual research project and develop a thesis under the guidance of one of our highly experienced staff. To assist your studies, we will provide you with access to top of the range computer hardware and software, and the Society of Petroleum Engineers’ online information library. Professional recognition Students may apply for student membership of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (U.S). Upon graduation you may apply for active membership of the society. Career opportunities There is a strong demand for qualified petroleum engineers in the oil and gas industry, both within Australia and internationally. Our graduates have found work as fully qualified petroleum engineers in the upstream oil and gas industry. Credit for previous study Applications for recognition of prior learning are assessed on an individual basis. Australian & NZ students ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: An honours degree or equivalent in a relevant engineering or science discipline including at least first year university level subjects in both physics and calculus. Candidates with degrees in other disciplines may be considered where they have relevant work experience. WHERE: Bentley WHEN: February HOW: Full-time STUDY: On-campus DURATION: Expected completion: 2 years International students 2015 ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: Minimum English language entry requirements: IELTS ACADEMIC (INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH LANGUAGE TESTING SYSTEM) Writing 6.0 Speaking 6.0 Reading 6.0 Listening 6.0 Overall band score 6.5 Certificate in Advanced English (CAE): Grade C Pearson Test of English Academic: 58 WHERE: Bentley WHEN: February HOW: Full-time STUDY: On-campus DURATION: 2 years full-time [-]

Master of Engineering (Advanced)

University of Technology Sydney
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 4 years January 2017 Australia Sydney + 1 more

This course provides an opportunity at master's level for professionally qualified engineers to explore in depth specific engineering aspects by undertaking a substantial research study in a major field of engineering. As part of this course students undertake at least 48 credit points of coursework and a research project of 48 credit points (over a period of one year) under individual academic supervision. The subjects offered in this course follow an integrated approach to professional practice through compulsory professional engineering subjects, compulsory subjects relevant to the chosen major, an independent engineering graduate project in at least one field of engineering, and a set of electives (any engineering or IT subjects, some with prior approval). [+]

This course is designed to create pathways for eligible students into higher degree research (HDR) programs such as the Master of Engineering (by research) and the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). Students who seek admission into HDR programs still need to go through the relevant assessment process.

Students who have a basic undergraduate engineering degree are able to enhance their ability and knowledge through master's-level courses in their respective majors, enabling them to gain and hold employment in their respective engineering fields. Students who are currently employed are able to enhance their opportunity to solve engineering problems encountered in their profession and thus may receive commendation for their achievement. There may be opportunities in the research and development areas related to their specific engineering field. Completion of this course may also allow students to further their academic study as part of a higher degree research program.... [-]


Master of Engineering Technology

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
Campus or Online Full time Part time 3 - 6 semesters January 2017 Australia Toowoomba + 1 more

Apply Now! We are now accepting applications. This program is appropriate for those students who wish to extend their knowledge of a specific area of engineering. The masters program also includes provision for students to evaluate information critically.. [+]

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Master of Engineering Technology (METC)CRICOS code: 066846GUnits to complete: 12Duration: on campus 1.5 years full–time, distance 3 years part–timeStart date: March, JulyCampus: Toowoomba

Entry requirements• English IELTS 6.5 or equivalent• 3-year degree in engineering, science or technology in the same field of study as their proposed major studyOR• 4-year degree in engineering from a recognised institutionPLUS• Demonstrated high level of academic performance

Program FocusThis program is appropriate for those students who wish to extend their knowledge of a specific area of engineering. The masters program also includes provision for students to evaluate information critically, and to select and apply an appropriate methodology to a particular research problem. The masters program builds on the graduate certificate and allows students to take either an Engineering Technology Studies Pathway (12 coursework units) or undertake a project and prepare a dissertation (8 coursework units and a 4-unit research project).... [-]


Master of Engineering

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
Online Part time 3 - 4 semesters Australia

Apply Now! We are now accepting applications. The aim of this program is to produce graduates who are equipped with essential management knowledge and an appreciation of the latest technologies much broader than their initial specialisation. [+]

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Master of EngineeringUnits to complete: 8Duration: 1.5 – 2 years part–timeStart date: March, July, November

Entry requirements• English IELTS 6.5 or equivalent • 4-year Bachelor of Engineering Degree awarded by an Australian university, or equivalent

 

Program FocusThis 8-unit program provides graduates with knowledge of selected basic concepts and skills associated with engineering in areas, such as sustainable development, technical risk assessment, and engineering asset management. The aim of this program is to produce graduates who are equipped with essential management knowledge and an appreciation of the latest technologies much broader than their initial specialisation. The skill set would therefore allow the graduate to manage more complex technological or engineering businesses.... [-]


Master of Engineering Science

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
Campus or Online Full time Part time 2 - 4 years January 2017 Australia Toowoomba + 1 more

Apply Now! We are now accepting applications. Master of Engineering Science is tailored to provide a broad knowledge of engineering or spatial science through a specialised suite of technical courses in nine different majors. [+]

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Master of Engineering Science (MENS)CRICOS code: 067689GUnits to complete: 16Duration: on campus 2 years full–time, distance 4 years part–timeStart date: March, JulyCampus: Toowoomba

Entry requirements• English IELTS 6.5 or equivalent• 3-year degree in engineering or spatial science, or equivalent Alternative Entry• English IELTS 6.5 or equivalent• Non-engineering degree in a technical field with sufficient mathematics and science content equivalent to a 3-year engineering degree awarded by an Australian university

Professional AccreditationThe Faculty will be seeking accreditation by Engineers Australia as meeting stage one competencies for registration at the level of Professional Engineer.... [-]


Master of Engineering Management

University of Newcastle
Campus Full time 1 year January 2017 Australia Newcastle

The Master of Engineering Management program recognises this fact and equips engineers with the managerial component that is needed in this global transition, enhancing your engineering knowledge and specialisation at the same time. [+]

Your Future

The role of an engineer has developed over the years, moving from a "nuts and bolts" approach, to a position that requires various managerial skills. As a key component of the job, you will manage people, projects, technology and finance.

The Master of Engineering Management program recognises this fact and equips engineers with the managerial component that is needed in this global transition, enhancing your engineering knowledge and specialisation at the same time. This program is relevant to all engineering sections of industry and is of utmost importance to those who plan to work at a managerial level.

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Master of Engineering Science

University of Newcastle
Campus Full time 1 year January 2017 Australia Newcastle

The Master of Engineering Science Degree is a postgraduate coursework program suitable for science and engineering graduates. Students have the opportunity to create the kind of Masters program that best meets their requirements through the choice of the specialisations. [+]

The Master of Engineering Science Degree is a postgraduate coursework program suitable for science and engineering graduates. Students have the opportunity to create the kind of Masters program that best meets their requirements through the choice of the specialisations. These specialisations fall into three categories, covering Technical Courses, Management and an Engineering Project (which may be conducted in the work place or on campus). Technical courses are offered in the areas of Mineral Processing and Energy. Students who have completed a Graduate Certificate in Engineering Science or a Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Commercialisation (and meet the MEngSc entry requirements) are required to complete another specialisation to be awarded the Master of Engineering Science. Please note: Students are unable to combine Mineral Processing with the Energy specialisation.... [-]


Master of Engineering Practice

Victoria University of Wellington
Campus Full time 12 - 16 months November 2017 New Zealand Wellington

Victoria University’s Master of Engineering Practice (MEP) is a unique and innovative programme for graduates seeking a professional postgraduate engineering qualification in the IT field. [+]

Masters in Engineering in Oceania 2017. Victoria University’s Master of Engineering Practice (MEP) is a unique and innovative programme for graduates seeking a professional postgraduate engineering qualification in the IT field. There is a demand from New Zealand employers for ICT graduates, particularly for graduates who have the appropriate skills for working eff ectively in the New Zealand workplace. Industry has made it clear that they need graduates with good communication and teamwork skills and an understanding of the professional environment in industry, as well as straight technical knowledge and skills. The MEP has been designed to provide graduates who can meet that demand. About the Master of Engineering Practice Programme Many Engineering and Computer Science graduates have little experience at applying theoretical knowledge to real engineering problems and little understanding of the professional environment in the New Zealand industry. The MEP is a one-year, 180-point Master’s programme which aims to help students advance their skills and improve their job prospects. Students will have completed a relevant degree such as in Computer Science or an appropriate engineering discipline. The programme will include courses focusing on communication, problem solving and enterprise skills. It will end with a three-month research and development project in an industry placement. For Electronics and/or Computer Science Engineering graduates or similar Unique in NZ. Designed to prepare students for work in the ICT industry Includes an industrial placement (Part Three of the degree) Applicants must be able to demonstrate: Strength in Maths; some Programming in their background; able to deal with Abstractions Course Structure Taught 180 points Master’s degree - 1.5 years of academic study. It is taught in three parts and it is expected that students may complete the degree in one calendar year. Part 1 (one trimester of study) – 60 points Research and Communication Skills (15 points) Engineering Practice (15 points) 2 courses from Electronics, Networking, Software or Computer Science (30 points) Part 2 (one trimester of study) – 60 points Engineering project (30 Points) 2 courses from Electronics, Networking, Software or Computer Science (30 points) Part 3 (one trimester of study) – 60 points Industry Research and Development Project (60 points) Students may be placed in industries locally (including within Victoria University of Wellington), or nationally – past industry placements include companies such as Google, Xero, Datacom, Weta Digital, Park Road Post, Solnet, Microsoft, IBM, Trade Me, Fujitsu, Magritek, Tekron, BRANZ, Callaghan Innovation, BECA, GNS, Fisher & Paykel, EDMI, Chorus, Transfield Services, 2degrees and others. Students may be paid by companies in which they are placed. *Entry to Part 3 requires at least a B- average grade in Part 1 and Part 2 or special permission from the Head of School. Start Date The MEP begins in November (Trimester 3) each year. Although the programme is 180 points (1.5 academic years of study), it is expected that students complete the full MEP within 12 months, through three consecutive trimesters of study. Admission Requirements Applicants for the MEP will have: completed a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant subject with good grades; and been accepted by the Head of School of Engineering and Computer Science as capable of proceeding with the proposed course of study. Applicants must also meet the University’s postgraduate English language requirements: IELTS overall band of 6.5 with no sub-score below 6.0; or TOEFL 90 IBT with a minimum of 20 in writing; or Pearson Test of English score of 65 with a Communicative score of not less than 58; or Two ratings of 5 and two ratings of 4 in Victoria University of Wellington’s English Profi ciency Programme. Tuition Fees NZ$51,200 for the full programme (1.5 years/180 points of academic study) [NZ$34,150 for 120 points or one academic year of study]. Other costs include annual levies of approximately NZ$720 and health and travel insurance costs of approximately NZ $590. [-]

Master of Engineering (Industrial Automation)

Engineering Institute Of Technology
Online 2 years January 2017 Australia Perth

The Master of Engineering (Industrial Automation) perfectly addresses this gap in the Industrial Automation industry. [+]

he Engineering Institute of Technology is pleased to bring you the Master of Engineering (Industrial Automation)** program. IN THIS ACCREDITED AND PRESTIGIOUS PROGRAM YOU WILL GAIN: Skills and know-how in the latest and developing technologies in instrumentation, process control and industrial automation Practical guidance and feedback from industrial automation experts from around the world Live knowledge from the extensive experience of expert instructors, rather than from just theoretical information gained from books and college Credibility and respect as the local industrial automation expert in your firm Global networking contacts in the industry Improved career choices and income A valuable and accredited Master of Engineering (Industrial Automation)** qualification INTRODUCTION There is a critical global shortage of automation, instrumentation and control engineers due mainly to restructuring and rapid growth of new industries and technologies. The respected International Society of Automation (ISA) estimated that at least 15,000 new automation engineers are needed annually in the US alone. Many industrial automation businesses throughout the world comment on the difficulty in finding experienced automation engineers despite paying outstanding salaries. The Master of Engineering (Industrial Automation) perfectly addresses this gap in the Industrial Automation industry. The program's twelve core units, and project thesis, provide you with the practical knowledge and skills required. Students with a background in electrical, mechanical, instrumentation and control, or industrial computer systems engineering can benefit from this program. The content has been carefully designed to provide you with relevant concepts and the tools required in today’s fast-moving work environment. For example, Power Engineering covers major equipment and technologies used in power systems, including power generation, transmission and distribution networks. Programmable Logic Controllers covers in-depth principles of operation of programmable controllers, networking, distributed controllers, and program control strategies. Industrial Process Control Systems combines the process identification and feedback control design with a broad understanding of the hardware, system architectures and software techniques widely used to evaluate and implement complex control solutions. Industrial Instrumentation identifies key features of widely used measurement techniques and transducers combined with microprocessor devices to create robust and reliable industrial instruments. Process Engineering will enable students to evaluate and apply complex process calculations through application of control principles. Industrial Data Communications provides the requisite knowledge to manage modern field buses and industrial wireless systems. Safety Systems provides an introduction to the common safety philosophy of hazard identification, risk management and risk-based design of protection methods and functional safety systems. SCADA and DCS cover hardware and software systems, evaluation of typical DCS and SCADA systems and configuration of DCS controllers. Special Topics enable students to incorporate current technologies and the knowledge acquired from the entire course and thus solve complex Industrial Automation problems. The Masters project, as the capstone of the course, requires a high level of personal autonomy and accountability, and reinforces the knowledge and skill base developed in the preceding subjects. As a significant research component of the course, this project will facilitate research, critical evaluation and the application of knowledge and skills with creativity and initiative, enabling students to critique current professional practice in the Industrial Automation industry. COURSE FEES What are the fees for my country? The Engineering Institute of Technology (EIT) provides distance education to students located almost anywhere in the world – it is one of the very few truly global training institutes. Course fees are paid in a currency that is determined by the student’s location. A full list of fees in a currency appropriate for every country would be complex to navigate and, with today’s exchange rate fluctuations, difficult to maintain. Instead we aim to give you a rapid response regarding fees that is customised to your individual circumstances. We understand that cost is a major consideration before a student commences study. For a rapid reply to your enquiry regarding courses fees and payment options, please enquire via the below button and we will respond within 2 business days. [-]

Master of Engineering (Aerospace Engineering)

RMIT University
Campus Full time 2 years January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Develop your advanced engineering skills and contribute to our applied industry focused aerospace research projects. We undertake high impact influential... [+]

Master of Engineering (Aerospace Engineering)

Develop your advanced engineering skills and contribute to our applied industry focused aerospace research projects.We undertake high impact influential research through collaborative projects with industry and other research organisations in Australia and overseas.Our emerging strengths include aviation science and management, particularly in airline management operations and aircraft maintenance management.We have experienced supervisors and extensive and advanced research facilities to support your individual research project in the following areas:

aerodynamics design propulsion structures advanced materials stability and control maintenance and operations systems engineering unmanned aerial vehicles aviation ... [-]