New Zealand Diploma in Engineering

Ara Institute of Canterbury

Subject area

Engineering and Related Technologies not elsewhere classified

Qualification

Duration

2

2 Years

Total student fees

$12,198

over 2 Years - details

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the engineering industry with engineering technicians specialised in civil, electrical, electronic, mechanical or fire engineering.

Graduates will be capable of operating at a technician level scope of practice as outlined by the Dublin Accord (International Engineering Alliance, 2002).

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Academic requirements 48 NCEA credits in four subjects at Level 2 including at least 12 credits in mathematics And a minimum of 8 literacy credits at Level 1 or higher including 4 reading and 4 writing or equivalent qualifications, trades training and/or demonstrated skills and experience. Alternative requirements Evidence of literacy, and an ability to study at the appropriate level. This can be through study, work and/or life experience. CPIT literacy and numeracy assessments are available. English requirements f English is not your first language you may also be required to provide evidence of your English language skills as listed below. If you have no evidence of your English language skills and are a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident, contact us for an assessment. IELTS Academic 6.0 (no lower than 5.5 in any subtests). For acceptable alternatives refer to the English Proficiency Outcomes Chart. Note: If you have achieved NCEA Level 3 University Entrance requirements you are not required to provide evidence of English Language Skills.

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

2 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,099 $12,198
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$12,822 $25,644
Total $18,921 $37,842

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


Student Success

71%


National Graduate Outcomes

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

Median earnings $39,304
Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Keystone Leighs Construction Scholarship

Provided by:

The Keystone New Zealand Property Education Trust - Marketing & Events Coordinator

Website:

http://www.keystonetrust.org.nz

Value:

Up to $5000

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Ganellen Construction Scholarship 2020

Value:

$5,000 Per annum

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 242 476
Phone: (0800) 24 24 76
Fax: (03) 366 6544
Email: info@ara.ac.nz
Web: http://www.ara.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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