Fast-track your career and complete a master degree in just one year instead of two*

Graduate job-ready and with a competitive edge in engineering or construction management with our fast-track to masters program. You will develop advanced, transferable knowledge and skills and gain valuable practical experience, as well as specialist expertise highly regarded by industry.

The fast-track program is available to current construction management (honours) and engineering (honours) students in most specialisations.

*The Master component of the Bachelor of Construction Management (Honours) pathway to Master of Management is completed in 1 year instead of 1.5 years.

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Explore our fast-track programs

Fast-track master degrees are available to students studying the following bachelor programs:

Program information

How does it work?

The fast-track to masters accelerated program of study enables you to commence a bachelor degree in engineering or construction management and secure a place in a one-year master’s qualification (usually two years).

You will accelerate your master qualification as the study done in your Bachelor degree will be recognised and reduce the total duration of the master degree.

UniSA bachelor to UniSA master

If you are studying one of the approved bachelor (Honours) programs, you have the opportunity to progress into a one year masters program (normally two years) in any of the combinations listed here.

Engineering students from other universities

UniSA is offering a one-year fast-track Master of Engineering (Engineering Management) to graduates from any Australian engineering bachelor (Honours) degree, that is accredited by Engineers Australia. Students from overseas qualifications may be assessed on a case by case basis.

What are the benefits?

  • Obtain a master qualification in just one year instead of two.
  • Increase your earning potential with a postgraduate-level qualification.
  • Broaden your knowledge and skills and deepen your expertise in your chosen field.
  • Expand your career opportunities and gain a competitive edge in the job market.

What are the requirements of the program?

To enter a fast-track one-year master program you must successfully complete the relevant bachelor degree. Further admissions information is on the individual degree pages.


How to apply

Current students


You can transfer into the fast-track programs, at any time during your bachelor program, as long as you have successful completed one semester of study and met entry criteria. If you are interested in these programs please make an appointment with your Program Director to discuss your fast-track to masters options and study plan.


If you are an international student currently studying a bachelor degree at UniSA or another Australian university, please enquire or apply via the links below:

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Future students


Applications to undertake select fast-track to masters programs can be made via SATAC using the unique SATAC code for some program combinations. Alternatively you may apply to transfer into the fast-track program on your successful completion of one semester of study in your bachelor degree. When you have received your offer into the bachelor program, make an appointment with your program director to discuss your study plan. You will need to ensure that you study the correct combination of courses and electives in order to complete your master qualification in one year.


If you are a prospective international student please enquire or apply via the links below:

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