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Postgraduate

Master of Science (Mineral and Energy Economics)

MSc(Curtin) - MC-MERGEC Curtin Business School
Location Perth City
Study method Full-time or part-time
Study mode Mixed on- and off-campus
Intake January, May or August
Duration 1.25 years full time

Building upon foundation business and mining studies, this course will prepare you for more senior management roles within the mining and energy sectors. You will complete a range of coursework units focusing on economic, financial and management issues as they relate to the resources sector.

This course will provide you with a thorough foundation in resource sector management and general business theories. They will equip you with a range of analytical and managerial skills suitable for senior management and decision making roles in resources, mining and energy companies.
 

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for Australian and New Zealand students

A bachelor degree from a recognised Australian tertiary institution or equivalent, and at least three years relevant work experience.

Selection, which is competitive, will be based on a range of information including: grades achieved in previous study; referee reports; relevance of work experience; career aspirations and test results. Applicants are required to submit referee reports and a CV. Interviews may also be required.

Applicants with three or more years of relevant full-time work experience and who have completed a graduate qualification in the last three years may apply for this program.

You will be required to submit supplementary information with your application.

Fees

Fees for Australian and New Zealand students

Year Student type Cost
2016 Domestic fee paying Domestic fee-paying - A domestic fee-paying place is a place at university which is not Commonwealth supported, that is, not subsidised by the Australian Government. Domestic fee paying students will be charged tuition fees and may be eligible for FEE-HELP assistance for all or part of those tuition fees. $29,800*

Fees are indicative first year only.

* Based on a first-year full-time study load of 200 credits. 300 credits are needed to graduate from this course. The total cost will depend on your course options (i.e. units selected and time taken to complete).

Use the Fee Calculator for an estimate of individual unit fees. There may also be some additional costs. For more information, see other fees and charges.

Credit for previous study

Applications for recognition of prior learning (RPL) are assessed on an individual basis.


Learn about Credit for Recognised Learning (CRL)

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