Start dates
  • Semester 1 - 26 Feb 2018
  • Semester 2 - 30 Jul 2018
  • Trimester 1 - 5 Feb 2018
  • Trimester 2 - 21 May 2018
  • Trimester 3 - 3 Sep 2018
  • Semester 1 - 26 Feb 2018
  • Semester 2 - 30 Jul 2018
  • Trimester 1 - 5 Feb 2018
  • Trimester 2 - 21 May 2018
  • Trimester 3 - 3 Sep 2018
Mode of delivery

Combination of Online and Face to Face, Face to Face

Duration

1 years full-time or part-time equivalent up to 4 years maximum.

Start dates
  • Semester 1 - 26 Feb 2018
  • Semester 2 - 30 Jul 2018
  • Trimester 1 - 5 Feb 2018
  • Trimester 2 - 21 May 2018
  • Trimester 3 - 3 Sep 2018
  • Semester 1 - 26 Feb 2018
  • Semester 2 - 30 Jul 2018
  • Trimester 1 - 5 Feb 2018
  • Trimester 2 - 21 May 2018
  • Trimester 3 - 3 Sep 2018
Duration

1 years full-time.

Mode of delivery

Combination of Online and Face to Face, Face to Face

English language proficiency
  • IELTS overall minimum - 6.5
  • IELTS section minimum - 6.0

Find out more about IELTS.

UON program code: 11277
CRICOS code: 032388K

Study Engineering Management

The Master of Engineering Management at the University of Newcastle provides you with a structured pathway to develop your managerial skills and strengthen your ability to teach and lead others within a technology driven organisation.

If you are at a point in your career where you want to take your engineering knowledge and skills to a new level in management, the Master of Engineering Management has been designed to help you along this path. Developing your leadership and communication skills, you will discover how to engage in the softer skills needed to effectively manage people in conjunction with engineering projects.

Why study with us?

  • Be recognised Internationally – the University of Newcastle is number 10 in the world for Automation and Control Engineering, in the top 30 for Mining and Mineral Engineering and the top 100 for Civil Engineering.
  • Flexible study options – At UON, you can choose to study full-time or part-time to suit your professional and personal needs. Our advanced online learning system gives you the flexibility and support to study anytime.
  • Enhance your career opportunities – discover how to engage in the softer skills needed to effectively manage people in conjunction with engineering projects.

Master of Engineering Management

What you will study

The core curriculum of the Master of Engineering Management explores the broad, theoretical concepts within engineering project management, organisational behaviour and design and engineering economic analysis.

You will learn foundation principles in the commercial, financial and marketing aspects of engineering projects as well as how to manage engineering resources whilst maintaining ethical professionalism. This is further supported by an in-depth study of the theoretical and conceptual issues which influence human behaviour.

Core courses:

  • Engineering Project Management
  • Organisational Behaviour and Design
  • Engineering Economic Analysis

Directed courses:

In addition, you will study four courses of your choice from our lists of directed courses, in areas such as advanced engineering, business management, computing and information technology. Examples include:

  • safety and risk management
  • managing under uncertainty
  • the digital economy
  • systems analysis and design
  • corporate governance and social responsibility

Program plans

Download a program plan for further details on your degree's structure and what courses you will study.

These program plans are applicable to new students. Current students should refer to the program handbook to access the plan relevant to the year they commenced.

View the full course list

Career opportunities

Following the successful completion of the Master of Engineering Management, you will be prepared with the know-how to move away from the day to day engineering work, expanding your expertise and professional offering to effective management.

You will be prepared with the balance required to become an effective engineering leader, where the ability to lead by strong technical example is coupled with your ability to motivate and manage people. With this qualification, you could take on an engineering manager role or senior engineering position.