Leading a huge infrastructure project takes a huge amount of skill and expertise in both business and engineering disciplines – from understanding the financials, to managing staff and resources, all with incredibly effective communication.
This unique 2 year double degree is offered at our beachside Gold Coast campus - on the doorstep of an international airport - and taught by industry experts to prepare you as an innovator and leader.
You will study to hone your skills in project and strategic asset management, stakeholder engagement, accounting and economics, and managing digital enterprises. You will also undertake a research investigation and complete a significant project on a topic that you can apply to real world problems.
Graduates of the Master of Engineering Management, Master of Business Administration will be recognised as experts, with skills highly attractive across industries, both in the government or private sector, or as a consultant.
Graduates will have enhanced employment opportunities within organisations seeking engineers with advanced skills in management, technology and problem solving. The course prepares students for senior engineering roles as well as management, leadership or consultant roles within a diverse range of industries.
Units undertaken in this course may count towards your continuing professional development (CPD) requirements with Engineers Australia or your relevant professional registering body.
Graduates are eligible to apply for membership with the Australian Institute of Management (AIM).
Professional placement is not a requirement of this course.
Major areas of study include strategic infrastructure asset management, stakeholder engagement, engineering for a sustainable future, project management, and leadership and management.
Units typically include written and/or oral assignments that match real-life work tasks: reports, literature reviews, discussion board posts, case studies, presentations, research studies and plans. We support your performance via activities that scaffold learning and act as a rehearsal space for the assessments.
On-campus students experience a variety of teaching approaches including lectures, tutorials, online activities and video-linked or podcast virtual classes. The method of teaching may vary from unit to unit.
Our online study option is highly interactive and strives to promote collaboration and a sense of community. Students may receive a combination of podcast or video-linked lectures, electronic study materials, workshops, online discussion forums and virtual classes. The method of teaching may vary from unit to unit.