Master of Marine Engineering

The University of Adelaide

This program offers students the opportunity to further develop and enhance their skills and expertise in this field. The variety of specialised coursework electives and study options enables students to meet their individual career goals as well as meeting industry-defined objectives. Industry-sponsored students can undertake workplace projects to enhance their practical experience. Marine engineering programs are structured so that students can complete the degree in steps with the graduate certificate, graduate diploma, then the master's degree, providing an opportunity for career-life balance. Intending students should consult with the program coordinator prior to commencement to check whether particular courses or projects will be available.

Course Fee:

International: $60,000

Entry Requirements:

Relevant honours degree plus 2 years of relevant work experience; or Graduate Diploma in Marine Engineering.


The master's degree is a 36-unit program. Students will complete 9 units of core courses and 15 units of electives and a 12-unit research project. At least 21 units of study must be taken from courses taught by the University of Adelaide. The availability of all courses is conditional on the availability of staff, facilities and sufficient enrolments.

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Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00123M

Related Careers:

Marine Engineer,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
North Terrace No info No Part time 2 years
North Terrace No info No Full time 1.5 years

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