Diploma of Engineering

The Diploma of Engineering will prepare you for success in your Monash Engineering degree.

How the program works

As part of the Women in STEM Diplomas (Part 2) program, you will study the same subjects as first-year University students and develop your specialist knowledge.


  • tests
  • quizzes
  • group projects
  • presentations
  • poster presentations
  • tutorial assessments
  • a final exam

Course information

Destination 2nd year Engineering at Monash University
AQF Level Level 5


Mode of studyA mix of face-to-face and online learning 
Duration2 years (part-time) 
Study area Specialist: Engineering
What you will study

8 or 9 units (you may need to complete an additional/9th unit if you do not meet the higher-level mathematics prerequisite requirements for the Diploma or specialisation)

See Women in STEM Course Structure for further details about available units

Academic entry requirements
ATAR score of 65

Pre-requisites: 25 in units 3 & 4 in Australian Year 12 Mathematics (Specialist or Methods) or equivalent and either Chemistry or Physics (Australian Year 12 equivalent)
Contact hours 5–7 hours per unit, per week
CRICOS Course Code 043634K

How to Apply:
  1. Click the Apply Now button.
  2. Sign up and follow the prompts
  3. At Step 5.
    1. Tick 'Yes, I have applied for or will be receiving a sponsorship/scholarship'
    2. Put "Women in STEM" in the Name of the sponsorship/scholarship field
    3. Enter 'organisation name" in the sponsorship/scholarship organisation
Please ensure you have these documents ready to upload. You will need them to complete the application process:
  • Proof of identity - passport or driver license
  • Your resume
  • Evidence of prior learning - transcript of your academic qualification including units studied