Master of Spatial Engineering

  • CRICOS code: 106111A

Course overview

  • 3 years full time / 6 years part time
  • On Campus
  • Available to domestic and international students


This course will be discontinued from 2023. Please refer to the Master of Digital Infrastructure Engineering

Develop the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), autonomous vehicles and smart cities with the Master of Spatial Engineering at Australia’s leading university.* Develop skills in mapping and visualisation, geographic information systems (GIS), 3D computer visualisations, surveying and satellites, and image processing.

* Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2023

Choose your path

Once you’ve started studying, you can specialise in ‘Business’, ‘Computational Systems’, ‘Environmental Systems’ or ‘Land Systems’, or you can continue without specialising.

Learn from world leading experts

Develop advanced spatial engineering skills, guided by experts in disaster management, land administration, 3D modelling and smart cities. You’ll be learning from researchers who are using social media data, examining social aspects of ridesharing and optimising indoor wayfinding and building evacuation.

An industry aligned curriculum

Apply your skills in internships, industry projects, and innovation challenges with industry mentors.

Guaranteed CSPs for Domestic Melbourne graduates

Domestic students who have completed a Bachelor degree at the University of Melbourne with a weighted average mark of 65% are guaranteed a CSP in the Master of Spatial Engineering, provided you meet the pre-requisites and CSP eligibility requirements.

Domestic students enrolled in a Graduate Degree Package into the Master of Spatial Engineering are guaranteed a CSP.

If you’re looking for networks to help with internships and job opportunities, or the funds to help you get to Melbourne, we have scholarships and bursaries to get you connected overseas and get you to Melbourne when you can. Find out what you may be eligible for.