Study civil engineering

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Plan, design, construct and maintain a range of structures and facilities to build our future.

Why study civil engineering at QUT?

  • Boost your career and complete a specialisation in project or engineering management.
  • Develop a professional edge by specialising in your field.
  • Work closely with industry professionals in an innovative learning environment that involves hands-on projects.

Focus or diversify your knowledge

In our postgraduate engineering courses, you can expand and diversify your existing skills into a range of exciting fields. You can specialise in your field or move into another are in the engineering profession.

Whatever direction you want to take your career in, you'll gain a distinct industry edge by advancing your knowledge and qualifications.

Learn management skills

Whatever your professional background, you can develop fundamental project management skills with our project management courses. Build the skills and experience to move towards a career in project and organisational management.

Practising engineers can join our Master of Engineering Management to gain the specialist skills and advanced engineering knowledge required for leadership and management positions in a diverse range of engineering roles.

Specialise in your field

If you’re an engineer and you want to develop further skills in solving complex real-world engineering problems in their field, consider our Master of Engineering. You can complete your degree as either coursework or a supervised research project.

If you’re an engineer and you want to develop skills in solving complex real-world engineering problems, our Master of Engineering (Research) is ideal. Work to find real-world solutions through a combination of coursework and supervised research and investigation.

Our Master of Applied Science (Research) lets you develop advanced skills in investigation and critical thinking to apply to industry problems. You'll gain extensive knowledge in specialist areas and scientific research methods.

Complete advanced research

In our Doctor of Philosophy, you'll develop a substantial piece of research in your chosen specialisation. You'll work at the cutting edge of engineering, and contribute new knowledge to your field.

This will give you opportunities to progress in your career, move into academia, or begin working in research and development.

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