About Construction

Gain the skills and knowledge needed for the management of people, processes and materials in the construction industry, and how these apply to specific building projects.

You'll learn to operate as part of a large project team to fulfill construction and design briefs. You'll contribute intellectually to tackling the industry’s social, technological, financial and environmental challenges - preparing you to work in this rapidly changing industry.

Learn through site visits and special presentations by industry professionals to deepen your understanding of real-world practice,  giving you opportunities to expand your network while studying.

Discover the Construction major

Find out more about studying Construction at Melbourne and where a career in construction could take you.

Graduate degree pathways

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Why study Construction at the University of Melbourne

High-tech teaching facilities

High-tech teaching facilities

Study in the Glyn Davis building, learning and using cutting-edge fabrication technology with the support of experts to guide you.

Become part of a community

Become part of a community

Join a community of world-leading academics and industry practitioners working to improve the way we live and the places we live in.

Gain practical skills

Gain practical skills

Participate in our wide range of industry opportunities, developing practical skills for a meaningful career.

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Please speak to our expert staff to discover more about our learning opportunities and get support with your application.