Master of Engineering (Professional)

Gain advanced skills and knowledge highly-valued within the engineering sector through this robust postgraduate program. Successful course completion will give you the expertise required to work and succeed as a professional engineer. Gain strong career planning insights and build critical enterprise skills through real world experience.

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  • Townsville: February, July
  • Cairns: February, July



+estimated annual tuition fee for a full-time study load

Plus Student Services and Amenities fee
Scholarships and financial aid available if eligible


2 years full-time

Entry Requirements

Four-year AQF level 7 Bachelor of Engineering; or equivalent in any discipline; or three years of the Bachelor of Engineering at Xi’an University of Technology (JCU-XUT Articulation Schedule only).

English language requirements

Band 1

If your native language is not English, you must meet the minimum English language requirements for this course.



Course detail

Real stories

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    International Student - India

    Harsh Parekh

    Master of Engineering (Professional)

    The best part of my degree is that it doesn’t focus on one thing but gives an overall picture of everything. We do engineering subjects, programming subjects, and then data science subjects – it’s a wide variety. So, when I go to work in industry, I’ll have the knowledge in each area.

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    International student - Nepal

    Sunita Dhital

    Master of Engineering (Professional)

    I found JCU to be the home of resources and infrastructures, probably the best place that I have chosen so far in my engineering career. To be with renowned academics from all around the world with different experience was a highlight. I appreciate the continuous motivation and assistance for international students.

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    Mr Madhu Krishnamenon

    Master of Engineering (Professional)

    The course provides a unique opportunity to improve engineering knowledge, skills, application ability, and professional and personal attributes. The content, case studies and projects are designed keeping industrial problem solving practices in mind. Acquiring these tools offer a head start to a rewarding career.