Bachelor of Engineering with Honours

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Computer Engineering

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Entry requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification, or equivalent, with physics and mathematics (calculus and statistics) to NCEA level three strongly recommended.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will be able to apply a sound knowledge of engineering principles and relevant science to information and communications technology. They will be able to use appropriate tools and techniques to design, construct, measure and analyse engineering solutions. They will be able to apply project management skills to the achievement of engineering and business objectives, and will be able to function at various levels within an organisation. The BE(Hons) is an accredited degree providing a pathway to professional certification. Graduates will find employment in a range of industries developing or making use of information and communication technologies. Completion of the BE(Hons) may lead to further study for a Masters or PhD degree.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Technology at this level can earn:

$53,000

Median earnings one year after study

$59,000

Median earnings two years after study

$78,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

89%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Averil Brent Scholarship in Science

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

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

Value:

Approximately $2,500; subject to funds available.

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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 842 864
Phone: (04) 472 1000
Fax: (04) 499 4601
Email: info-desk@vuw.ac.nz
Web: http://www.vuw.ac.nz

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Sources

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