RMIT University

Associate Degree in Engineering Technology

RMIT University (RTO 3046)
Institution rating
2 yearsfull-time
Study mode
Next start date

Why study this course

Students study common first year subjects and choose from one of seven majors in the second year. Available majors are Civil, Mechanical, Aerospace, Electrical and Electronics, Computer and Network, Advanced Manufacturing and Mechatronics, and Sustainable Systems. Students gain theoretical knowledge and practical skills to design, install, maintain, analyse and improve a range of devices, systems and infrastructures. Course delivery includes lectures, seminars, workshops, presentations and group discussion work.


Most majors in this program are accredited by Engineers Australia.

Entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent; OR
  • Completion of a Certificate IV or higher; OR
  • Completion of at least 4 subjects at undergraduate level

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Melbourne City

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit RMIT University's website to find out more about your study options.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether the institution offers subsidies, concessions, or government loans and your eligibility to receive them
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit RMIT University's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, RMIT University can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.

Visit RMIT University's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

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What are students saying?

Associate Degree in Engineering Technology
RMIT University
(1 reviews)

Published Aug 2018
Associate Degree in Engineering TechnologyRMIT University
Graduation date2016
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
Very nice course that starts with basics (math, physics etc.). You are than given a choice of which engineering stream to specialise in. Tutorial classes tend to be small to facilitate learning which builds up your knowledge quickly,
The student would recommend this course to a friend, colleague or relative
This course had a positive impact on the student’s career
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
Assistance to help you find a job
Balance between theory and practical work
Transparency of course fees
Quality of teachers and academic support
Quality of online study portal
Course content compared to what was expected
Current and industry-relevant content

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Associate Degree in Engineering Technology

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  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
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Associate Degree in Engineering Technology