Postgraduate Certificate in Materials Engineering

University of Auckland

Subject area

Materials Engineering

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Entry requirements

Completed the requirements for a Bachelor of Engineering or Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) with a minimum GPA or completed the requirements for a relevant Bachelors degree with a minumum GPA.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates of the PGCertMaterialsEng programme will have knowledge and competencies in sub-disciplines within materials engineering of specific value to their engineering practice. The PGCertMaterialsEng will introduce graduates to the core concepts of materials science and engineering, and will help them decide whether they want to continue study in this field. Potentially these students may also transition to either the MMaterialsEng or PGDipMaterialsEng instead of being awarded the PGCertMaterialsEng qualification.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Process and Resources Engineering at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 61 62 63
Phone: (09) 373 7999
Fax: (0800) 616 264

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