Master of Engineering Science (MENS)

General

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Program Description

Obtain industry experience

If you want to become a professional engineer and have a three-year engineering degree but no work experience, the Master of Engineering will get you there. In this degree, you will:

  • gain hands-on practical lab and industry experience to prepare you for working in the engineering profession.
  • apply your study knowledge to a real-world problem in your research project - a great stepping-stone to further research degrees, including your Ph.D.

Majors

  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Applied Telecommunications
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Power Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
  • Surveying.

Professional accreditation

The majors of Agricultural Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Power Engineering and Structural Engineering have been accorded full accreditation at the level of Professional Engineer by Engineers Australia and graduates are eligible for Graduate membership at the Professional Level.

The majors of Geographic Information Systems and Surveying have been accorded provisional accreditation at the level of Professional Engineer by Engineers Australia. Provisional accreditation will be reviewed by Engineers Australia for full accreditation following the emergence of the first representative group of graduates.

USQ is seeking provisional accreditation by Engineers Australia for the new Applied Telecommunications major.

Entry Requirements

  • 3 or 4-year engineering degree in the relevant specialization or equivalent

or

  • An appropriate 4-year engineering degree in a non-related specialization or equivalent

English Language Requirements

You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program.

Cost & Fees

Approximate annual costs for your first year of study (8 units) in this program are:

Study Mode Cost
Commonwealth supported AUD 9048
Domestic full fee paying AUD 22310

Miscellaneous

On-Campus Online
Semester 1 (February)
Semester 2 (July)
Semester 1 (February)
Semester 2 (July)
Campus: Toowoomba -
Fees: Commonwealth supported place
Domestic full fee paying place
International full fee paying place
Commonwealth supported place
Domestic full fee paying place
International full fee paying place
Standard duration: 2 years full-time or
4 years part-time
2 years full-time or
4 years part-time
Last updated Sep 2019

About the School

Are you thinking about studying in Australia? The University of Southern Queensland (USQ) prides itself on providing the best support possible to help you reach your study and career goals. USQ studen ... Read More

Are you thinking about studying in Australia? The University of Southern Queensland (USQ) prides itself on providing the best support possible to help you reach your study and career goals. USQ students enjoy small class-sizes, collaborative learning spaces, and a suite of support services to enhance your study experience. With students from more than 80 countries and internationally accredited degrees and programs, you can choose to study on campus, external or online. Read less
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