Master of Engineering (Sustainable Energy)

Study Area


Study Level



RMIT University



Course Detail


Melbourne City, Bundoora

Intake Time

February & July

Standard Duration

2 years

About the Course

Devise innovative solutions to social and environmental problems around energy supply, distribution and consumption. You'll learn to manage the transition towards a more sustainable energy sector is a priority for governments, the private sector and the general community. A final-year research project forms an essential part of this course. Through this self-selected project (from a range of available topics), you will draw on not only the advanced engineering skills you have built, but also coursework around ethical, economic and social responsibility. On completion, graduates will be able to: plan and effectively manage an independent project on sustainable energy topics at a professional engineering level; locate and critically review scientific and engineering literature and apply engineering practices and research methods to conduct sustainable energy projects and evaluate their results; and communicate findings effectively to a professional audience


Average Score

at least GPA 2.0/4.0


6.5 (6.0)

Background Requirements


RMIT University

Institute Ranking

#223 in QS World University Rankings 2021, #15 in Australia

Program Ranking

#7 in Australia for Engineering-Civil and Structural, #51-100 in the world. *QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020