Course details

CRICOS course code: 095308E

Level of study: Pathways to Undergraduate

Summary

Be ready for what’s next in engineering

With Industry 4.0, digital twins, artificial intelligence, robotics, 3D printing and generative design creating new opportunities in engineering, how will you be ready for what’s next?

At RMIT, you're learning in a world-class university environment. We're ranked within the top 10 universities in Australia for studies in engineering and technology (2021 QS Rankings by Subject).

In this advanced diploma, you’ll gain the theoretical and practical skills to work as a technical officer or engineering supervisor in the mechanical and manufacturing industries.

You’ll develop an understanding of technical and managerial concepts, and be able to work in small, medium and large enterprises, as well as the defence forces.

Mechanical engineering is a diverse and challenging field where you will be responsible for designing, improving and building mechanical devices, systems and machines to solve problems across a range of industrial sectors and within general society.

Career

Upon graduation, you’ll have the knowledge and skills to be employed as a technical officer, engineering assistant, supervisor or manager. You may work in offices, technical laboratories, workshops or manufacturing plants.

Mechanical and manufacturing paraprofessional engineers:

assist professional engineers in mechanical design
supervise and manage manufacturing and assembly plants
construct, operate and maintain machines
manufacture and maintain mechanical equipment, mechanical installations, and mechanical facilities.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
19,250 Per Year Expected Jul 2022
Expected Feb 2023
2 years
Full time
RMIT University (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University)
Melbourne City Campus
124 La Trobe Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia

Entry criteria

You must have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 (or equivalent senior secondary school qualification) with a minimum 50% average

To study this program you will need to complete one of the following English proficiency tests:

IELTS (Academic): minimum overall band of 5.5 (with no individual band below 5.0)
TOEFL (Internet Based Test - IBT): minimum overall score of 50 (with minimum of 5 in Reading, 5 in Listening, 14 in Speaking and 15 in Writing)
Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE (A)): minimum score of 42 (with no communication band less than 36)
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): minimum of 162 with no less than 154 in any component.

Address

RMIT University (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University)
Melbourne City Campus
124 La Trobe Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia
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