• Length 2 years full-time
  • Minimum 96 Units
Admission requirements
  • Academic plan NRAC
  • CRICOS code 114603C
Master of Engineering in Robotics, Automation and Control

About this degree

Study options

  • Typically students will enrol in 24 units per semester (four courses): a full-time load.
  • Domestic students may enrol in fewer courses each semester, known as part-time study. Part-time study will extend the duration of the degree and there are limitations to how long you can take to complete the degree.
  • International students must always study full-time.


  • Elective ENGN courses can be found by searching Postgraduate courses on Programs and Courses.

    •    You should read the appropriate enrolment patterns on Master Degrees to see how many electives you may choose and where they fit in your program.

    •    When choosing elective courses, check the course listing on Programs and Courses to ensure that you have the required and assumed knowledge before enrolling. If you don't, consider changing your planned enrolment to make sure you take the pre-requisite course.

Academic Advice

Important things to keep in mind when planning your enrolment

•    You need to enrol in courses in both First and Second Semester (you can change your Semester 2 courses all the way until July.)

•    Before selecting what courses to enrol in, you should read the CECC advice on enrolling.

•    On the Programs and Courses page of a course, please make sure you have selected the correct year from the drop down box at the top right of the page to ensure a course is offered in a particular year and to ensure you contact the correct Course Convener.


•    Students with a Bachelor of Engineering may be able to obtain exemption or credit for some of the introductory courses included in the masters program.

•    Applying for status involves a rigorous evidence-based check to determine whether we have sufficient confidence that you have achieved the learning outcomes of the course to a sufficient level.

•    Instructions on how to apply for credit/exemptions can be found here.

•    Any awarded course credit counts towards the unit requirements of your program and may shorten the length of your degree. If the duration of your degree is shortened, international students electronic Confirmation of Enrolment (eCoE) will be revised to reflect the new end date of the degree. This may have implications on your visa conditions. Students are advised to contact the Department of Home affairs for more information.


Do you want to talk to someone before enrolling?

Contact Student Enquiries at studentadmin.cecc@anu.edu.au

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