Where will this take me?
QUALIFYING AS AN ENGINEER
To become a professionally accredited mechanical engineer, follow the Mechanical Systems major with the Master of Engineering (Mechanical), Master of Engineering (Mechanical with Business) or Master of Engineering (Mechanical with Aerospace)*.
You’ll enter your career with the confidence that comes from having a masters degree, with high-level specialist knowledge in your field.
*Provisional accreditation sought through Engineers Australia.
OTHER GRADUATE DEGREES
Depending on the subjects you take in your Bachelor of Design or Bachelor of Science, a range of other graduate degrees may be possible – in fields as diverse as design, science and technology, engineering, health sciences, teaching, law, business, humanities and more.
If you complete a masters course with a significant research component, you can go on to study a PhD (Doctor of Philosophy), or another graduate research program.
This will set you up for a rewarding career in research with a university, research institute, or technology company.
After following up this major with a Master of Engineering, you’ll be all set to enjoy a rewarding career as a mechanical engineer.
Mechanical engineering is one of the broadest engineering disciplines, allowing you a huge choice of career paths. You might pursue a career in the aeronautics, automotive, energy, medical device, manufacturing or mining industries.
You can find our graduates in organisations such as PwC, Siemens, CSIRO, ExxonMobil, Telstra, Leica, Toyota and ARUP.