Master of Engineering - Civil Engineering

RMIT University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00122A

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 the Master of Engineering (Civil Engineering).The curriculum, shaped by senior academics and industry professionals, provides you with advanced knowledge and skills in civil engineering to enhance your career prospects in relevant industry sectors.Gain knowledge in high-demand areas such as:infrastructure planning and managementinfrastructure asset managementrailway infrastructureengineering geology and advanced laboratory testingstability of earth structuresadvanced transport infrastructureWith an emphasis on project-based and multidisciplinary learning, you will develop your professional engineering competencies in teamwork, leadership, problem-solving, communication and research.


The program consists of 192 credit points and will meet AQF 9 Learning Outcome. The program shares a common first and fourth semester with other master of engineering programs and includes a research component.


  • Civil engineering

Standard entry requirements

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.


Engineers Australia accreditation will be sought for this program in accordance with accreditation timelines.

Study pathways

If students have completed a Bachelor of Engineering program in Civil Engineering, and at AQF level 8 or equivalent, where this program is accredited by Engineers Australia, they may be eligible to receive up to 96 credit points of advanced standing. At completion of the Master of Engineering (Civil Engineering) students will meet the eligibility criteria to apply for the PhD (Civil Engineering).

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Melbourne City International: $88,320 No
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years

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