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Master of Engineering Management

CRICOS 102618F

What is a Master of Engineering Management?

The Master of Engineering Management enhances management, innovation and sustainability practices. Focus on effective engineering management practices in technical organisations. You'll benefit from Torrens University's extensive network of industry partners. Graduate equipped for leadership roles.
This course will develop your ability in engineering management by further developing your cognitive, technical and creative skills so you can solve problems, manage risks and develop strategies in an organisational context. The course promotes your understanding of engineering management concepts across 10 core subjects and six elective subjects to tailor your qualification to your career goals.

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Learning outcomes

  • Critically analyse and evaluate a range of data to support complex decision making.
  • Apply effective engineering management practices in technical organisations.
  • Learn to how to use people skills to manage individuals and groups from different backgrounds.
Study mode
Online, On campus, Blended
Campus locations*
Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide
Student
Domestic
International
Course duration
2 years full time, 4 years part time
Start date
3 June 2024
16 Sep 2024
17 Feb 2025
02 Jun 2025
15 Sep 2025
Fees & scholarships

This is an AQF Level 9 course delivered by Torrens University Australia Ltd.

*For more details on international student study options.

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Build the knowledge and practical skills required to manage high-performing teams.

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Tap into the best business minds
Their insights will help shape you into the next generation of business leaders.

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Ultimate flexibility
With the option to study full or part time and all your course materials online, you can tailor your study to suit your lifestyle.
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Career opportunities

Potential employment opportunities may include, but are not limited to, the following roles within organisations across various industries:

Potential career paths

  • Technology Advisor
    Average salary: $110,945 - $155,309
  • Chief Technology Officer
    Average salary: $159,300 - $237,500
  • Operations Manager
    Average salary: $100,000 - $155,269
  • Product Development Manager
    Average salary: $125,000 - $158,882
Taynah Gatto testimonial
The Master of Engineering Management has supported me in securing my first role as an engineer, in addition to the technical and specialised engineering skills, I’ve also been equipped with knowledge in areas like finance and diversity.
Taynah Gatto
Master of Engineering Management

Subjects and units

Delivered both on campus and online, this course comprises 10 core and 6 electives, each subject requiring 10 hours of study per week; three hours facilitated and seven self-directed. Assessments may include activity-based assignments or online quizzes. There are no formal exams.

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Electives

Requirements

These six core subjects must be completed. Additionally you're required to select two electives from the electives tab.

Core subjects

  • Business Environment | MGT501 
  • Business Communications | MGT502
  • Principles of Project Management | PROJ6000
  • Financial Management | FIN600
  • Management, People and Teams | MGT600
  • Engineering Sustainability | MEM601

Requirements

These four core subjects must be completed. Additionally you’re required to select four electives from the electives tab.

Core subjects

  • Engineering Risk Management | MEM602
  • Innovation Creativity and Entrepreneurship | MGT607
  • Engineering Strategy | MEM603
  • Engineering Management Capstone | MEM604

Requirements

Choose two elective subjects in year one and four elective subjects in year two below. *Please note that where an elective requires Program Director Approval.

Elective subjects

  • Dynamic Leadership | MGT601
  • Business Decision Analytics | MGT602
  • Systems Thinking | MGT603
  • Strategic Management | MGT604
  • Employer Based Project | MGT606
  • Business Law and International Contexts | MGT608
  • Managing Information Systems | MGT609
  • Organisational Best Practice | MGT610
  • Corporate Sustainability | MGT613
  • Technology Strategy | MGT614
  • Research Methods | MGT620
  • Critical Reading and Research Proposal | MGT621
  • Marketing | MKT600
  • Integrated Project Management | PROJ6001 / PROJ6017
  • Project Planning and Budgeting | PROJ6002
  • Project Execution and Control | PROJ6003
  • Contracts and Procurement | PROJ6004
  • Sustainability in Project, Portfolio & Program Management | PROJ6005
  • Leadership for the Contemporary Organisation | PROJ6008
  • Business Process Management and Systems | PROJ6009
  • Foundations of Information Systems | MIS500
  • Principles of Programming | MIS501
  • Data Modelling and Database Design | MIS602
  • Microservices Architecture | MIS603
  • Requirements Engineering | MIS604
  • Systems Analysis and Design | MIS605
  • Cybersecurity | MIS607
  • Agile Project Management | MIS608
  • Data Management and Analytics | MIS609
  • Accounting Information Systems | ACCT6001
  • Software Development Management | SDM404
  • Human Centred Design | HCD402
  • Secure by Design | SBD403
  • Intelligent Systems | ISY503
  • Cloud Computing Fundamentals | CCF501
  • Big Data and Analytics | BDA601
  • User Experience Design | DID602A
  • Design Futures | DSGN6028
  • Global Social Enterprise Incubator | SEH600
  • Social Enterprise | DSGN6031

International students must not enrol in more than one-third (33%) of online subjects over their course, and must study at least one face-to-face subject each study period. For more information, visit Study in Australia.

International students on a student visa are required to study full time (i.e. must complete a minimum of 1.0 EFTSL of study per year). For the latest information on study locations, please check the entry requirements flyer.

Study pathways

Torrens University offers undergraduate and postgraduate students with flexible entry options and study pathways. Whether you prefer a full program or a modular approach, we can tailor your studies to your needs. Start your journey with an undergraduate diploma or bachelor degree, or grow your career with a postgraduate qualification.

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Let us customise a study plan and pathway for you.

Postgraduate

  • Graduate Certificate of Global Project Management

    CRICOS 095351B

    2 core subjects
    Online | On campus | Blended
    2 trimesters full time, part time options available
  • Master of Engineering Management

    CRICOS 102618F

Industry partners and Work‑Integrated Learning

When you study with Torrens University Australia, you will benefit from our extensive network of industry partners. You’ll learn from industry professionals, gain invaluable insights and build key industry relationships. We are proud of our expanding network of partnerships and welcome opportunities to build new ones.

Gain professional experience

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Entry details

  • Domestic
  • International

Fees

Check the domestic course fee schedule for the cost of your course.

FEE-HELP

Eligible Australian students may choose to defer some, or all, of their tuition fees through FEE-HELP, a loan scheme repaid through the tax system based on income.

Learn more about fees and FEE-HELP

Scholarships

If you are truly passionate about business, we want to hear from you. We have a variety of business scholarships on offer to assist you in becoming a key part of the business industry:

Admission criteria

Before you begin your application to study as a domestic student, check that you meet the requirements listed below.

Successful completion of an undergraduate engineering or technology-based degree or equivalent;

OR

Applicants without formal qualifications are eligible to apply if they have seven (7) years of professional, administrative or managerial work experience in an engineering or technical organisation. Applications will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.

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Guaranteed pathway and Recognition of Prior Learning

If you have already completed a qualification or gained skills through life or work experience, you may be able to credit this against your degree with us. Check information about Recognition of Prior Learning and Course Credit transfer. We also offer pathway opportunities to further your learning.

Learn more about study pathways

Fees

Check the international course fee schedule for the cost of your course. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended options.

Fee payment

Course fees can be paid across three study periods. Each instalment to be paid before the beginning of the academic stage census date.

Scholarships

We want you to have the best possible chance to succeed, which is why we offer a range of financial scholarships to support our international students during their study journey.

Admission criteria

Before you begin your application to study as an international student, check that you meet the requirements listed below.

Successful completion of an undergraduate engineering or technology-based degree or equivalent.
Academic IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.0) or equivalent.
OR alternative entry requirements may be available. Alternative entry may include assessment and approval of prior study, or successful completion of a readiness assessment. Contact the International Admissions team for more information.

View full course admission information

Guaranteed pathway and Recognition of Prior Learning

If you have already completed a qualification or gained skills through life or work experience, you may be able to credit this against your degree with us. Check information about Recognition of Prior Learning and Course Credit transfer. We also offer pathway opportunities to further your learning.

Learn more about study pathways

How to apply

Frequently asked questions

  • What are Torrens University Australia’s ATAR requirements for domestic students?
  • What if  I don’t meet the entry criteria for a degree?
  • Am I eligible for FEE-HELP?
  • Can I get course credit for previous experience?
  • What are Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer (CT)? How do I apply?
  • How do I apply for a scholarship?

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