Designed to meet the needs of engineers working at the interface of mechanical engineering and biotechnology, you’ll be equipped to manage technical and professional challenges in this growing...
Designed to meet the needs of engineers working at the interface of mechanical engineering and biotechnology, you’ll be equipped to manage technical and professional challenges in this growing area.
As part of this program you'll develop design, creativity and intellectual discipline skills, and be ready to practise as a high-level engineer in the field of mechanical engineering. You’ll also be equipped with skills in genetic engineering, industrial microbiology, molecular agriculture, bioinformatics, and regulatory, ethical and legal issues in biotechnology.
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.
Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $6,566 per year full-time, $32,830 total course cost
International Students: $40,128 per year full-time
5 years full time, 10 years part time
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.
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.
CRICOS Code: 079783M
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) Code: BH090
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)