Diploma in Engineering Professional Practice

University of Waikato

Subject area

Engineering and Related Technologies not elsewhere classified

Qualification

Duration

3

3 Years

Total student fees

$7,732

over 3 Years - details

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates from this diploma will have advanced abilities of self-awareness of (and ability to articulate) their skills and skill-limitations, and understand how to plan a career and work towards achieving career goals. They will be effective professional communicators with a sound understanding of professional ethics and workplace health and safety, and they will have a good understanding of the importance of workplace cultures and impact of leadership styles, and how strategic management approaches can be used to organise and change a professional workplace. The Diploma will appeal to students in all the engineering specified programmes and it is expected that all graduates from this diploma will pursue careers as professional engineers.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

University Entrance from NCEA or equivalent. Only students enrolled in the BE(Hons) degree can enrol in the DipEPP, typically enrolling mid-second year of their BE(Hons) study.

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)
$2,577 $7,732
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$4,320 $12,961
Total $6,898 $20,693

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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 $39,304
Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Edna Waddell Undergraduate Scholarships for Women in Technology and Engineering

Provided by:

Universities New Zealand – Te Pōkai Tara - Scholarships

Website:

http://www.universitiesnz.ac.nz/scholarships

Value:

$5,000 each

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Engineering Admission Fees Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Waikato - Scholarships Office

Website:

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

Value:

$4,000

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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