Graduate Diploma in Engineering


Subject area

Civil Engineering not elsewhere classified



1 Year

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The aim of the Graduate Diploma in Engineering is to create multi-disciplinary technology professionals who have the ability to undertake high-level design, specification and project management within a specific selection of subject areas.
In addition, the Graduate Diploma provides technology professionals with multi-disciplinary skills and knowledge from strands including Mechatronics, Water and Wastewater, Structures and Building Services. This enables graduates to provide optimal design solutions and apply the technical skills to specify and manage projects by comparing and evaluating differing alternatives provided within the discipline strand.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A Bachelor in Electrical Engineering discipline (excluding a Mechatronics specialization) or A Bachelor Civil Engineering discipline (excluding a Water and Waste specialisation). IELTS 6.5 Computer literacy.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


1 Year

Tuition Fees

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 935 832
Phone: (04) 920 2400
Fax: (04) 920 2401

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