Master of Earthquake Engineering
University of Auckland
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
MEqEng graduates will have a deep understanding of the New Zealand geological, seismological and design context for buildings and infrastructure subjected to strong earthquake ground shaking. They will have the capability to access the latest research and to apply the fundamentals and to undertake earthquake engineering research or complex open ended design.
Key Information for Students
BE(Hons) or equivalent with a GPA <5 in 120 points above Stage III, or, BE(Hons) or equivalent and 60 points in the PGCertEqEng, or PGCertEng with a GPA of <5, or a relevant bachelors degree with a GPA <4 in 120 points of the most advanced courses and 3 years of relevant professional experience, or a relevant Bachelors degree as approved by Senate and 60 points in the PGCertEqEng, or PGCertEng with a GPA of <5.
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(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$59,272 - $72,849|
|In further study||N/A|
|On a benefit||2%|
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Examples of related scholarships
Summer Research Scholarships - Faculty of Engineering
The University of Auckland - The Scholarship Office
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Where does this information come from?
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The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
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