This Degree programme gives students the skills needed to practice as Mechanical Engineers across a range of industries.
For a complete industry-relevant experience1, students will get to spend time at the RMIT University campus in Melbourne, Australia to gain practical hands-on experience. Students will also gain access to a wide range of state-of-the-art laboratory facilities at the campus linked to the programme like the thermodynamics laboratory. On top of that, students will benefit from field trips to RMIT’s industry partners.
This programme was developed to align with the Engineers Australia accreditation framework. Graduates of this programme may be eligible to apply for membership of Engineers Australia via an assessment.
1Students will be responsible for covering the cost of their own travel and accommodation expenses for the residential visit to RMIT Melbourne Campus.
After graduation, students may choose to pursue the following jobs roles:
- Electrical Engineer
- Mechanical Engineering Technician
- Mechanical Engineer
- Technical or Engineering Services Manager
This Degree programme can be completed in a minimum of 32 months on a part-time basis. Below is the programme structure:
|Trimester 1||Engineering Dynamics|
|Mechanics of Fluids and Solids 2|
|Trimester 2||Solid Mechanics 3|
|Trimester 3||Heat Transfer|
|Renewable Energy Systems|
|Trimester 4||Mechanics of Machines|
|Trimester 5||Finite Element Analysis|
|Management of Mechanical Design and Research|
|Trimester 6||Mechanical Design 2|
|Thermal-Fluid System Design|
|Trimester 7||Engineering Capstone Project Part A|
|Research Methods for Engineers|
|Trimester 8||Engineering Capstone Project Part B|
|MIET2476 Applied Heat and Mass Transfer|
|OENG1176 Professional Engineering Experience|
|(choose 1 elective among 2)|
*The above structure is only for reference, students will be provided with the timetable for the upcoming intake. Modules sequence is subject to change.
Residential Visit may take place in Trimester 4, 5 or 6, depending on when students commence their programme.
For more information, please fill up the enquiry form so that our programme consultants can get back to you.
RMIT University Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) programmes accept the following qualifications:
- Relevant Polytechnic Diploma or its equivalent
- Any other equivalent qualifications or combination of qualifications and experience will be assessed by RMIT on a case-by-case basis and the final decision rests with the University
Applicants whose first language is not English or the core language of instruction at their home institution is not in English and are not from an RMIT University-recognised English speaking country are required to demonstrate a satisfactory level of English language proficiency with IELTS (Academic) of 6.5 (no band less than 6.0) or equivalent.
For more information on RMIT’s English entry requirements, see the English equivalents web page: https://www.rmit.edu.au/study-with-us/international-students/apply-to-rmit-international-students/entry-requirements/english-requirements
The English language entry criteria for the above programme may be updated from time to time in line with RMIT’s English language framework and entry requirement approval processes, by which RMIT publishes revised English language entry requirements and recognised tests on its website.
Each Trimester Session is a 16 week period covering the required programme of study. Each Trimester Session is provided with 36 hours of seminars, taught by a mix of RMIT and local university lecturers.
Assessment methods vary in accordance with the aims and outcomes of a specific topic or programme, but frequently involve a combination of in-programme assessment and formal end of academic session written examinations.
In addition, group and individual projects and presentations, in-programme tests, group and individual presentations, reports, quantitative analysis and essays are all used at some point during the programme.
For all assessments except in-programme tests, students will receive detailed feedback from the examiner in a standardised format.
Students who successfully complete and pass the units stipulated in the programme structure will be awarded the Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering) (Honours) from RMIT University.
The Degree will be the same as that awarded to the on-campus graduates.
The total fee covers university registration, lectures/tutorials/workshops and assessments such as assignments/tests/examinations/projects (where applicable), programme materials in digital format, Degree (if earned) and transcript.
- Tuition Fee: S$39,055 (payable in 8 instalments)
- Receive a S$400 referral fee when you recommend a friend to enrol in our Degree programme2
2Click here for Terms and Conditions for Rebates and Offers.
- Non-Refundable Application Fee: S$203.30
- Student Development Fee: S$278.203
3Payment for this fee will be included in the first instalment.
The Student Development Fee covers the provision of a comprehensive range of initiatives aimed at enhancing the career and industry-readiness of Kaplan students, such as programmes aimed at improving interpersonal skills, technical and digital skills, as well as career advisory and job matching services. More details can be found here.
All prices are inclusive of 7% Goods & Services Tax (GST). Please refer to the official price list for a detailed breakdown.
Note: Fees remain subject to change. Applicant will be charged the prevailing fees at the time of application. For more information about the programme, please contact our programme consultant.
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Choice of flexible repayment schemes available to suit your needs
- Standard Repayment: Pay your monthly instalments (principal and interest) once your loan is disbursed.
- Partial Repayment: Pay partial instalments for up to 3 years or till the end of your programme, whichever is earlier. Standard monthly instalments (principal and interest) will commence thereafter.
- Interest Servicing: Pay only interest for up to 3 years or till the end of your programme, whichever is earlier. Standard monthly instalments (principal and interest) will commence thereafter.
- Flexible repayment tenure of up to 8 years
There are 2 intakes per year:
Please contact our programme consultant to obtain a copy of the class schedule.
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