Engineering

Studying engineering through science will help you build the skills for the multi-disciplinary nature of engineering with the option to explore different career pathways and graduate study.To become a qualified engineer at the University of Melbourne, you will need to complete a Master of Engineering.

  • Aerospace engineer
  • Architectural engineer
  • Automotive engineer
  • Aviation engineer
  • Biochemical engineer
  • Bioengineering technician
  • CAD technician
  • Chemical engineer
  • Civil engineer
  • Contract administrator
  • Data analyst
  • Electrical engineer
  • Electrical Engineering technician
  • Electronics engineer
  • Energy analyst
  • Environmental engineer
  • Geotechnical engineer
  • Materials engineer
  • Mechanical engineer
  • Mechanical Engineering technician
  • Medical device engineer
  • Metallurgist
  • Mining engineer
  • Polymer engineer
  • Process engineer
  • Project or program manager
  • Research Consultant
  • Software engineer
  • Spatial analyst
  • Structural engineer
  • Surveyor
  • System Engineer
  • Telecommunications engineer
  • Transport engineer
  • Waste engineer
  • Water processing engineer

Sources include: LinkedIn profiles in University of Melbourne graduates

Our graduates are employed at companies including:

  • Accenture
  • AECOM
  • Agilent Technologies
  • ARUP
  • Aventis Systems
  • BHP Billiton
  • BP
  • Cochlear
  • CSIRO
  • CSL
  • Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning, Victoria
  • Environment Protection Authority
  • ExxonMobil
  • GHD
  • IBM
  • IBM
  • Lendlease
  • Melbourne Space Program
  • Melbourne Water
  • Origin Energy
  • Rio Tinto
  • Siemens
  • Telstra
  • The University of Melbourne
  • ThyssenKrupp
  • Toll Group
  • Toyota
  • Unilever
  • VicRoads

Sources include: LinkedIn profiles in University of Melbourne graduates

Engineers work in fields such as:

  • Agriculture
  • Aviation
  • Chemical
  • Construction
  • Consulting
  • Defence
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Government
  • Healthcare
  • IT
  • Manufacturing
  • Mining
  • Natural resource management
  • Program and project management
  • Research
  • Telecommunications
  • Transport

Meet our alumni

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Phil Breguet
Master of Engineering

"Engineering is a career which allows me to utilise my creativity, satisfies my need for mental stimulation and provides the social dynamic I love of working with teams."

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