Course Description

Combine engineering and management expertise to prepare you for leadership roles in automotive and related industries.

Many engineers quickly move into positions of management within organisations.

This double degree will give you an advantage, allowing you to advance into positions of responsibility and influence. A business degree will prepare you to operate in a complex financial system - something often associated with large engineering projects.

In order have a successful career in automotive engineering and management, the relevant scientific knowledge and basic skills must be learned from this program.

The automotive engineering component will ensure you're adept in core mechanical and automotive engineering.

The business management component prepares you to manage contemporary organisations within complex and changing economic and social conditions.

As part of this program you’ll have the opportunity to design creative solutions through inspiring and sustainable design-and-build projects, as well as taking part in the Engineers Without Borders Challenge - a humanitarian-focused course offered in all RMIT engineering degrees.

To ensure you graduate job ready, you’ll also have an opportunity to undertake a work-integrated learning (industry experience) elective.



Tuition Fees

Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $6,566 per year full-time, $32,830 total course cost
International Students: $40,128 per year full-time

Duration

5 years full time,

Starting dates

February, July

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Engineering undergraduate courses at Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 57.6% (national average 48.3%)
Improved skills: 83.2% (national average 83.1%)
Overall satisfaction: 77.2% (national average 74.4%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT). You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Engineering undergraduate courses at Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 70.5% (national average 76.8%)
Studying full time: 22.9% (national average 13.7%)
Median full time salary: $60,000 (national average $63,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

CRICOS Code: 079779G
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) Code: BH084

Entry Requirements

The highest level of education you have previously completed will determine which category applies to you.

Entry to this program is competitive. Applicants are ranked and selected in order of merit based on their academic achievement, e.g., ATAR or GPA (including any adjustments).

Applicants with recent secondary education (current or within the past two years)

Successful completion of an Australian Year 12 senior secondary certificate of education or

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