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What will I learn?

Develop the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), autonomous vehicles and smart cities with the Master of Engineering (Spatial) at Australia’s No.1 university for engineering and technology. Develop skills in mapping and visualisation, geographic information systems (GIS), 3D computer visualisations, surveying and satellites and image processing.

Learn from world leading experts

Develop advanced spatial engineering skills, guided by experts in disaster management, land administration, 3D modelling and smart cities. You’ll be learning from researchers who are using social media data, examining social aspects of ridesharing and optimising indoor way finding and building evacuation.

An industry aligned curriculum

Apply your skills in internships, industry projects, and innovation challenges with industry mentors.

Careers

As a spatial engineer, you could work in a range of fields such as transport, infrastructure and surveying.

Transferable skillset

You’ll gain a transferable skillset that will be highly valued in management consulting,
finance, business analysis, project management and many other areas. Our graduates
work in a diverse range of industries including:

Industries

  • Aeronautics
  • Architecture
  • Land and resources
  • Mining
  • Property
  • Transport
  • Urban planning

Which department am I in?

Melbourne School of Engineering

CRICOS

069275C

Study options

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
A$44,736.00 (23,94,861) per year
Indicative total course fee: AUD $141,030
Application deadline

30 November 2021, 31 May 2022

More details

Start date

28 February 2022, 25 July 2022

Venue

The University of Melbourne

Parkville Campus,

Grattan Street,

UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE,

Victoria,

3010, MELBOURNE, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Graduate coursework programs normally require the satisfactory completion of an undergraduate degree either from the University of Melbourne, another Australian institution, or a university in another country. English language requirements for Coursework degree: IELTS (academic English Only) - 6.5 overall, with written 6.5 and no band less than 6.0; TOEFL (paper-based test) - 577 + TWE 4.5; TOEFL (internet-based test) - 79 + (Writing 21; Speaking 18; Reading 13; Listening 13); Pearson Test of English (Academic) - 58 + no other communicative skill below 50; Cambridge English: Advanced/ Certificate of Advanced English (CAE) - 176 + no less than 185 in Writing and 169 in each other skill. English language requirements for Master of Philosophy: IELTS (academic English Only) - 7.0 overall, with written 7 and no band less than 6.0; TOEFL (paper-based test) - 600 + TWE 5.0; TOEFL (internet-based test) - 94 + (Writing 27; Speaking 18; Reading 13; Listening 13); Pearson Test of English (Academic) - 65 + written communicative skill of 65 and no other communicative skill below 50; Cambridge English: Advanced/ Certificate of Advanced English (CAE) - 185 + no less than 185 in Writing and 169 in each other skill.

For international students

1. Prior qualification: an engineering degree from the University of Melbourne

If you hold one of the following engineering pathway degrees from the University of Melbourne, with a weighted average mark of at least H3 (65%), you will be eligible to enter the 2-year program:

Bachelor of Design with a Spatial Systems major
Bachelor of Science with a Spatial Systems major

2. Prior qualification: an engineering degree or major

If you hold an engineering degree or major in an equivalent specialisation from another institution, with a weighted average mark of at least 65%, or equivalent.

3. Prior qualification: any undergraduate degree

English language requirements:

IELTS (academic English Only): 6.5 (no band less than 6.0);
TOEFL (paper-based test): 577 +, TWE 4.5;
TOEFL (internet-based test): 79 + (Writing 21; Speaking 18; Reading 13; Listening 13);
Pearson Test of English (Academic): 58 +, no communicative skill below 50
Cambridge English: Advanced/ Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): 176 +, no skill below 169.

Application deadline - 30 November for Semester 1 intake.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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