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Across industries, demand is growing for knowledgeable, creative and responsible leaders – people who have both a deep understanding of the latest engineering and technological innovations, as well as the skills to lead teams and organisations.
This degree prepares you to become an engineering manager or director in an engineering or technology-based company, by exploring real-world issues, problems and opportunities – such as risk and feasibility studies, environmental management systems, and international issues – and contextualising it all with contemporary management techniques.
You’ll learn how to develop a commercial proposal to win a major project, design a strategic business plan to improve organisational productivity, and enhance competitive advantage in a rapidly changing technological environment.
Your management skills and expertise will be developed through an exploration of key topics and management techniques, including:
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Work with peers, connect with expert speakers and learn from the best in the industry.
Developed in consultation with professional associations, academic staff and alumni.
Gain hands-on, practical experience via an industry-relevant or research-intensive project.
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In addition to tuition fees, you will be charged an annual student services and amenities fee (SSAF), which is used to maintain and enhance services and amenities that improve your experience as an RMIT student.
The SSAF is calculated based on your enrolment load and the maximum fee for 2024 is $351.
For more information about calculating your actual SSAF see Paying SSAF.
You may also be required to purchase other items related to your program, including field trips, textbooks and equipment. These additional fees and expenses vary from program to program.
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As a graduate of the Master of Engineering (Management), you’ll be well-placed to pursue a managerial or director role in mid to large enterprises.
Previous students have gone on to work for companies such as MMG, Shell, BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto, SKM, Arrow Energy, AGL and Hofmann Engineering, among many others.
This postgraduate qualification will help you to take on new management responsibilities and leadership roles in both engineering and technology-based organisations.
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Successful completion of an Australian bachelor degree (or international equivalent) in one of the following fields: Engineering, Technology, Business or Science 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.
Successful completion of an Australian postgraduate qualification (or international equivalent) in a related discipline (as above).
Applicants without any relevant prior qualification will be considered if they have at least 10 years of relevant industry experience.
If you wish to have industry or employment experience assessed as part of meeting the entry requirements you will need to provide a detailed CV/resume listing previous positions, dates of employment and position responsibilities; a statement from your employer confirming these details (or contact details of employer so RMIT can seek confirmation); and evidence of any relevant professional development undertaken.
International qualifications are assessed for comparability to Australian qualifications according to the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).
|Event or deadline||Date|
|Application deadline||6 March 2024|
|Acceptance deadline||8 March 2024|
|Orientation week||26 February – 1 March 2024|
|Semester 1 classes begin||4 March 2024|
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