Bachelor of Engineering Technology

Otago Polytechnic Ltd

Subject area

Engineering and Related Technologies not elsewhere classified

Duration

3

3 Years

Total student fees

$23,822

over 3 Years - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will demonstrate an in-depth and breadth of knowledge and practical skills for employment as an Engineering Technologist within a specialist area of their chosen major of Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering. Graduates will have the ability to apply analytical skills and knowledge of technological principles and physical processes to solve broadly defined engineering problems. For further information refer to http://www.otagopolytechnic.ac.nz

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

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 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 Equivalent academic qualifications which may include University Bursary with 45 per cent or more in both Physics and Calculus or Algebra - equivalent Cambridge score, equivalent International Baccalaureate Applicants seeking admission into the Asset Management Degree Apprenticeship will also be required to be in suitable employment arrangements. Employment suitability will be determined by the provider in consultation with the workplace and learner.

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

3 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$7,941 $23,822
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$12,867 $38,601
Total $20,808 $62,423

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


Student Success

76%


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 $48,965
Earnings range $34,182 - $58,198
In employment 75%
In further study 5%
On a benefit N/A

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Worley NZ - Professional Engineering Scholarship

Provided by:

WorleyParsons

Website:

http://www.worleyparsons.com

Value:

$5,000 each

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GCSB Women in STEM Scholarship

Provided by:

New Zealand Intelligence Community - Organisational Development New Zealand Intelligence Community

Website:

https://www.gcsb.govt.nz/working-for-us/gcsb-women-in-stem-scholarship/

Value:

The value of this award is $10,000, which can be spread over three years depending on your study plans.

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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 762 786
Phone: (03) 477 3014
Fax: (03) 471 6870
Email: info@op.ac.nz
Web: http://https://www.op.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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