Monash University

Postgraduate - Course

Students who commenced study in 2013 should refer to this course entry for direction on the requirements; to check which units are currently available for enrolment, refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your course.

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This course entry applies to students commencing this course in 2013 and should be read in conjunction with information provided in the 'Faculty information' section of this Handbook by the Faculty of Engineering

Managing facultyEngineering
Abbreviated titleGradDipEngMaintMgt
Total credit points required48
Standard duration of study (years)2 years PT
Study mode and locationOff-campus (Gippsland, United States of America)
Admission, fee and application details
Contact details

Telephone +61 3 5122 6453 or 9902 6453; email;

Course coordinator

Indra Gunawan


  • Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.
  • International students are only able to study this course outside of Australia in their country of residence.
  • Part-time study only.


This course is designed for engineers and other technical people who are involved with asset management of industrial, public sector or defence systems.


These course outcomes are aligned with the Australian Qualifications Framework level 8, the Bologna Cycle 1 and Monash Graduate Attributes. For more information refer to

Upon successful completion of this course it is expected that graduates will be able to refresh some aspects of their academic training or embark on a new aspect of training in maintenance management or reliability engineering.


This course consists of eight core units.


Students must complete:

  • MRE5001 Terotechnology and life cycle
  • MRE5002 Maintenance management
  • MRE5003 Industrial techniques in maintenance management
  • MRE5004 Asset management techniques
  • MRE5005 Quantitative techniques for asset management
  • MRE5006 Machine condition monitoring and fault diagnosis
  • MRE5007 Risk engineering
  • MRE5008 Maintenance and reliability engineering project

Minimum grade for articulation

65 per cent average

Progression to further studies

Students may articulate to 2319 Master of Maintenance and Reliability Engineering on successful completion of this graduate diploma with an average of not less than 65 per cent.


Graduate Diploma in Engineering Maintenance Management