Melbourne School of Engineering programs are recognised by many professional bodies around the world, giving graduates excellent opportunities to pursue global careers.

Master of Engineering

The Master of Engineering (in 11 specialisations) is professionally recognised under two major accreditation frameworks — EUR-ACE® and the Washington Accord (through Engineers Australia). Graduates can work as chartered professional engineers throughout Europe, and as professional engineers in the 17 countries of the Washington Accord.

Individual streams of the Master of Engineering are also recognised by discipline-specific professional bodies such as Euro-Inf, the Institution of Chemical Engineers and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

All Accredited Programs

Accreditation Accredited Programs Recognised in


Accrediting Agency: ASIIN

Master of Engineering (all programs)

European Union

(Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom)


Master of Engineering (Software)

Master of Engineering (Software with Business)

European Union
Engineers Australia

Master of Engineering (10 specialisations)

Master of Engineering (Chemical with Business)

Master of Engineering (Civil with Business)

Master of Engineering (Mechanical with Business)

Australia, Canada, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Russia, Singapore, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Turkey, UK, USA

(Through the Washington Accord)

Engineers Australia (Provisional)

Accreditation is provisional until sufficient students graduate from these programs.

Master of Engineering (Spatial)

Master of Engineering (Biomedical with Business)

Master of Engineering (Electrical with Business)

Master of Engineering (Software with Business)

As above.


(Institution of Chemical Engineers)

Master of Engineering (Biochemical)

Master of Engineering (Chemical)

Surveyors Registration Board, Victoria

Master of Engineering (Spatial)

Current status is conditional. To be eligible to register as a licenced surveyor with the Surveyors Registration Board of Victoria, students must complete a prescribed set of spatial electives as follows: Property Law; Land Development; and Cadastral Surveying; and graduate within the current accreditation cycle (i.e. before 31 December 2018).

Victoria, (potentially Australia and New Zealand through a reciprocating process)
Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

Master of Engineering (Spatial) (provisional)

The Australian Computer Society

Master of Engineering (Software)

Master of Information Systems

Master of Information Technology

International through IP3