• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Prepare to become a professional engineer in the maritime engineering industry with this  Maritime Engineering (Honours) degree at Flinders University. You’ll learn to design and manage the building of maritime vehicles, coastal engineering projects, port and harbour facilities, and offshore oil and gas installations.  
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Why study Maritime Engineering (Honours) at Flinders University:

  • Specialise in naval architecture, ocean engineering, or marine and offshore systems
  • Access state-of-the-art experimental facilities at Flinders University and the Australian Maritime College in Launceston
  • Developed to serve the needs of the maritime engineering design, construction and related industries
  • Career opportunities available in Australia, Europe, USA, UK and Asia
  • Nationally recognised integrated work placement gives you practical industry experience

Your career

Potential occupations include:

  • marine engineering officer
  • combat systems officer
  • marine valve engineer
  • pipeline engineer (subsea)
  • marine surveyor
Potential employers include:
  • shipbuilding industry
  • high-speed ferry industry
  • marine consultancy firms
  • government - commercial shipping, transport policy and administration
  • insurance sector


  • This degree is accredited by Engineers Australia at the level of professional engineer. Professional engineering courses accredited by Engineers Australia are recognised internationally under the Washington Accord. 
  • This course is also recognised by the Royal Institution of Naval Architects and the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 48 months
    • Part-time variant
    • Duration description

      Part-time only for domestic students.

  • Credits
    144 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mechanical Practice Certificate 
  • Engineering Mathematics 
  • Analysis of Engineering Systems 
  • Mechanics and Structures 
  • Fluid Mechanics 
  • Dynamics 
  • Hydrostatics 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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General Requirements

  • SACE stage two specialist mathematics, mathematical methods or equivalent.
  • Knowledge of SACE stage two physics or equivalent is assumed.

CRICOS: 092433B

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    37000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37000 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    9352 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9352 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Adelaide

  • 1328 - 2480 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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