School of Engineering and IT


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    Graduate Certificate in Energy and Carbon Studies
    Graduate Diploma in Energy and Carbon Studies
    Graduate Diploma in Energy and the Environment
    Master of Renewable and Sustainable Energy


Master of Information Technology Data Science

    Masters of Information Technology


Master of Water Treatment and Desalination

    Graduate Diploma in Water Treatment and Desalination
Master of Water Treatment and Desalination

Looking to study Engineering with an ATAR of 70+.
We offer alternate entry options.


    Engineering Technology
    Mineral Science

About The Murdoch School of Engineering & Information Technology

STEM.JPGCurrently, more than 1,000 students are enrolled in over 30 degree options at undergraduate and postgraduate level, pursuing a number of professional disciplines, including chemistry, engineering, information technology, mathematics and statistics, physics, extractive metallurgy and energy studies.  Students of the school enjoy the use of a new $10.1 million teaching and research facility, opened in 2011.  The new building provides students with a real world experience and serves as a fully-integrated home base for the School.

The School of Engineering and Information Technology is an innovative faculty where students can pursue their studies in a stimulating learning environment.  Our school features world-class facilities and a highly qualified faculty, focussed on preparing students for careers in dynamic and challenging sectors.

We are making significant contributions to sustainable energy research and education through the Murdoch University Energy Research and Innovation Group (MUERI). Additionally, our Computer Science research covers a range of topics including image recognition and processing, parallel computing, complex adaptive systems and bioinformatics. Information Systems research within the school covers social, cultural and organisational aspects of IT, with major research themes including end-user computing, computing education and decision support, HCI, multimedia and culture-specific developments.


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Congratulations to winning students Jo Brain, Andrew Forbes, Radek Sebesta and Rob Pezzaniti on their recent victory. First place winners of the Heavy Vehicles Mainroads Hackathon. Within a three week period the team developed a design for “a smart number plate” aimed to improved road safety. It is an excellent achievement, they competed against eight teams from four other WA universities.

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IT student Mark Carriedo and Dr Mohd Fairuz Shiratuddin travelled to the Asia Pacific ICT Alliance Awards 2016 in Taiwan and won the Merit Tertiary Student project Award on behalf of Murdoch University's Flexibrains project.

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