Graduate Certificate in Marine Engineering (GCertMarineE)

Program Code

Program Faculty
Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology

Academic Year

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (


Programs in marine engineering offer students the opportunity to further develop and enhance their skills and expertise in this field. Courses from a number of other leading universities throughout Australia are also included. Marine engineering programs are structured so that students can complete the degree in steps. This approach provides the opportunity to complete the Graduate Certificate, then Graduate Diploma and finally the Master Degree.
The Graduate Certificate in Marine Engineering is an AQF Level 8 qualification with a standard full-time duration of 0.5 years.


Conditions of Enrolment

1.     Interruption of program: Students must apply for permission from the Executive Dean or delegate before taking a Leave of Absence. Any extension of the leave without approval will result in the loss of place in the program but an application may be made to be re-admitted to the program subject to the admission procedures in place at the time.

Academic Program Rules for Graduate Certificate in Marine Engineering

There shall be a Graduate Certificate in Marine Engineering.

Qualification Requirements

To qualify for the Graduate Certificate in Marine Engineering, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 12 units comprising:

  1. Core courses to the value of 9 units
  2. Elective courses to the value of 3 units

Core Courses