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Bachelor of Engineering with Honours/​Bachelor of Science (Conjoint)

University of Waikato

Subject area

Engineering and Related Technologies not elsewhere classified

Duration

6.3

6.3 Years

Total student fees

$46,869

over 6.3 Years - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This conjoint degree gives students the opportunity to complete the requirements of two Bachelors degrees over a reduced period of time. Graduates will have knowledge and skills from both science and engineering disciplines providing a good grounding for careers in many areas. Graduates will have appropriate practical engineering skills for their specialisation and be able to apply those skills. They will possess a knowledge of science and mathematics appropriate to a professional engineer, and be able to communicate clearly and effectively in a professional and technical context, using appropriate media, with their colleagues and clients. They will also be able to systematically and creatively design systems that provide appropriate practical solutions to engineering problems, as well as able to define needs and source appropriate data to service those needs.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A New Zealand University Entrance qualification or equivalent. Civil, Mechanical and Electronic Engineering programmes require in addition to University Entrance a minimum of 16 credits in NCEA level 3 Calculus and at least 14 credits in NCEA level 3 Physics. Mechanical and Process, Environmental, Chemical and Biological Engineering programmes require in addition to University Entrance a minimum of 16 credits in NCEA level 3 Calculus, 16 credits in NCEA level 3 Chemistry, and at least 14 credits in NCEA level 3 Physics. Software Engineering requires in addition to University Entrance a minimum of 16 credits in NCEA level 3 Calculus.

Detailed requirements

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


Duration

6.3 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$7,499 $46,869
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$15,217 $95,106
Total $22,716 $141,975

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


Student Success

N/A


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 $56,687
Earnings range $44,247 - $67,132
In employment 69%
In further study 25%
On a benefit 1%

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Engineering Admission Fees Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Waikato - Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.waikato.ac.nz/research/scholarships/

Value:

$4,000

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Tūwharetoa Māori Trust Grants & Scholarships

Provided by:

Tuwharetoa Maori Trust Board

Website:

http://tuwharetoa.co.nz/

Value:

$1,000

Read more

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 924 528
Phone: (07) 838 4448
Fax: (07) 838 4253
Email: recruitment@waikato.ac.nz
Web: http://www.waikato.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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