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The Master of Professional Engineering will give you the technical and engineering professional practice skills to take the lead.

Master of Professional Engineering

This course is for students who have completed undergraduate studies in engineering and are seeking an internationally recognised engineering qualification to practice as a professional engineer in Australia and other Washington Accord countries.

In this two-year masters program you'll specialise in engineering technical, research and professional units and undertake a design and a research project, blending theory and practice.

Monash is ranked as Australia’s #1 university for engineering and technology, and our world-class facilities create a vibrant backdrop for meaningful graduate study.

By pursuing a Master of Professional Engineering, you join a talented and diverse community of ambitious engineering graduates.

# 1 university in Australia for engineering

Professional accreditation

Generous scholarships available

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Gain a professional edge in the global workforce

The Master of Professional Engineering provides a solid foundation for professional development and gives you an edge in the competitive graduate employment market. Build on your technical knowledge, gain practical experience and develop the professional skills and confidence to create positive change.

A range of specialisations available

You build on your undergraduate experience, or change direction, by choosing from among the program’s five engineering specialisations: chemical, civil, electrical, materials and mechanical. This gives you the opportunity to pursue your interests and career goals, and to deepen your knowledge through professional core units and advanced technical electives in your chosen area.

Professional accreditation

The Master of Professional Engineering has been designed to meet the Stage 1 competencies for accreditation by Engineers Australia (EA). The Faculty has commenced the accreditation process for full recognition by EA. Once accredited, your Masters degree will be an internationally recognised qualification which allows you to work as a professional engineer in Australia and other Washington Accord signatory countries.

The Master of Professional Engineering provides a solid foundation for professional development and gives you an edge in the competitive graduate employment market.

Study at Monash

Why choose Monash

When you study at Monash you’ll be taught by the best, our academics who are world-leaders in their fields. And we're Australia's top-ranked university for engineering and technology.

Live and study in Melbourne

See what it's like to study and live in the world's most liveable city, and find out more about accommodation and other resources for students.

*Times Higher Education, 2018-2019

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Are you ready to start your Master of Professional Engineering journey?

Got a question?

If you have any queries about the Master of Professional Engineering, or if you’d like to find out more, please contact us:

Domestic students

Telephone: 1800 MONASH (1800 666 274)
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International students

Telephone: +61 3 9903 4788
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