Master of Mechanical Engineering

Where will this take me?



As a mechanical engineer, you could work in a range of fields such as infrastructure and construction, aerostructures, biotechnology, manufacturing, or mining and resources.

Transferable skillset

You’ll gain a transferable skillset that will be highly valued in management consulting, finance, business analysis, project management and many other areas. Our graduates are qualified for a diverse range of work including:

IndustriesCompanies Job roles
  • Aeronautics
  • Automotive
  • Biomechanics
  • Manufacturing
  • Minerals and energy
  • Power generation
  • Robotics
  • Transport
  • Arup
  • Carbon Revolution
  • ExxonMobil
  • PwC
  • Mars Australia
  • Siemens
  • Leica Microsystems
  • ANZ
  • Yarra Trams
  • Consultant
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Subsurface Engineer
  • Process Engineer
  • Acoustic Engineer
  • New Energy Vehicle Engineer
  • Hydraulic Engineer
  • Commissioning Engineer
  • Industrial Engineer
  • Quality Engineer
  • Project Business Analyst


An internationally recognised qualification

The Master of Mechanical Engineering is professionally recognised EUR-ACE® (accrediting agency: ASIIN) and the Washington Accord (through Engineers Australia), so you can work as an engineer in Australia, Europe, Hong Kong, Japan, US, and more.

Supporting your next step in your career:

If you’ve completed your undergraduate studies at an Australian university, you’ll be automatically considered for a Melbourne Graduate Scholarship to support you starting the next chapter in your career.  There’s no need to apply, because we’ll assess your application and you could be eligible for A$5,000.

If you’re an international student, whether you're a new or current student, you could be eligible for a merit-based scholarships of A$10,000 or more, wherever you are in the world. Learn more about undergraduate study options or graduate study options.