New Zealand Diploma in Engineering

Wellington Institute of Technology (Petone)

Subject area

Engineering and Related Technologies not elsewhere classified

Qualification

Duration

2

2 Years

Total student fees

$12,717

over 2 Years - details

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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, electronics, 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).

Engineering Technicians implement proven engineering techniques and procedures to solve practical engineering problems. They apply safe systems of work and contribute to the design, development, manufacture, commissioning, operation and maintenance of products, processes and services.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

NCEA Level 2, and - A minimum total of 48 credits at level 2 in four subjects including at least 12 credits in mathematics (preferably achievement standards

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)
$6,359 $12,717
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$12,693 $25,386
Total $19,052 $38,103

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


Student Success

64%


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

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Māori and Pasifika Trades Training Scholarships

Provided by:

Wellington Institute of Technology - WelTec Scholarships Administrator

Website:

http://www.weltec.ac.nz/

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Ngā Ara Mātua Scholarship

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.victoria.ac.nz/study/student-finance/scholarships

Value:

$2500 - This scholarship can be used for tuition fees and/or accommodation

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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 935 832
Phone: (04) 920 2400
Fax: (04) 920 2401
Email: information@weltec.ac.nz
Web: http://www.weltec.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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