Engineering Doctorate (ENGD)

University of Southern Queensland
Length: 5 years minimum and 10 years maximum
Education level: Doctorate / PhD
Location: Online / distance learning
Language: English

Description of Engineering Doctorate (ENGD)

Engineering Doctorate (ENGD)

The aim of the Engineering Doctorate program is to enhance the skills of already high performing professional engineers in the areas of detailed technical investigation, applied research and development, innovative design and analysis. The program allows candidates to develop and demonstrate these essential skills by communicating their significant original professional technical achievements as a substantial body of work in a formal academic format. In addition, candidates will acquire some additional key management knowledge and/or broad technological knowledge. The specific set of knowledge will depend on the candidate’s choice of courses.

The aim of the 24 unit Engineering Doctorate program is to enhance the skills of already high performing professional engineers in the areas of detailed technical investigation, applied research and development, innovative design and analysis. The program allows candidates to develop and demonstrate these essential skills by communicating their significant original professional technical achievements as a substantial body of work in a formal academic format. In addition, candidates will acquire some additional key management knowledge and/or broad technological knowledge. The specific set of knowledge will depend on the candidate's choice of courses.

Admission requirements

To be eligible for admission to the program, candidates must:
- possess an appropriate four-year Bachelor degree in Engineering awarded by an Australian university,
or an equivalent qualification awarded by an overseas institution, with a high level of academic achievement
- be able to demonstrate, or be in a position to produce, their own substantial, original professional
contributions in an appropriate Engineering field.

The standing of degrees awarded by an overseas institution will be determined by reference to the National Office of Overseas Skills Recognition (NOOSR) or other appropriate information services. Prospective candidates should discuss their previous professional level with the Associate Dean (Research) prior to applying for admission into the program.

This program has an IELTS English language proficiency requirement. For more information about IELTS or to book a test, click below:

University of Southern Queensland

Study at University of Southern Queensland USQ

Whatever you want to study, full time or part time, online or on-campus, the University of Southern Queensland (USQ) is making it easier than ever for study to fit your life. With more than 75 per cent of students studying...


Read more about University of Southern Queensland

Contact information for University of Southern Queensland

University of Southern Queensland


University of Southern Queensland
West Street
QLD 4350 Toowoomba
Australia

 Show phone number
www.usq.edu.au