Bachelor of Engineering Technology
Ara Institute of Canterbury Ltd
Engineering and Related Technologies not elsewhere classified
Total student fees
over 3 Years - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
The programme aims to develop graduates exhibiting intellectual independence and capability, meeting the requirements for award of the Bachelor of Engineering Technology, and satisfying the Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand requirements for entry to engineering practice leading to professional recognition in the civil, electrical and mechanical engineering disciplines.
Key Information for Students
University Entrance NCEA Level 3 including Three subjects at level 3 including: - Physics with a minimum of 14 credits - Calculus with a minimum of 14 credits, and - one other subject with a minimum of 14 credits from the list of approved subjects* and Literacy - 10 credits at Level 2 or above, made up of 5 credits in reading, 5 credits in writing and Numeracy - 10 credits at Level 1 or above (specified achievement standards, or unit standards 26623, 26626, 26627). OR New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation Level 4 Ara Engineering Pathway or equivalent. OR Equivalent academic qualifications which may include University Bursary with 45% or more in both Physics and Calculus or Algebra; equivalent Cambridge score, equivalent International Baccalaureate. English Requirements: IELTS 6.0 Academic (no lower than 6.0 in writing and speaking subtests and 5.5 in reading and listening)
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(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||$34,182 - $58,198|
|In further study||5%|
|On a benefit||N/A|
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Examples of related scholarships
Ngā Ara Mātua Scholarship
Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office
$2500 - This scholarship can be used for tuition fees and/or accommodation
GHD Achievement Scholarship
The University of Auckland - The Scholarship Office
Up to $5,000 per annum.
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.
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.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.