Certificate in Professional Engineering Practice

University of Waikato

Subject area

Engineering and Related Technologies not elsewhere classified


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Entry 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.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have the required knowledge, skills and ability to understand the role and practice of a professional engineer in a business and to commit to professional ethics and continual development consistent to the requirements of attaining Chartered Professional Engineer status (CPEng) in the future. They will have a sound understanding of health and safety requirements, the need for goal-setting and reflection, and a good understanding of the need for management, leadership and innovation in an engineering workplace.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Other Engineering and Related Technologies at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

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Engineering Admission Fees Scholarship

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

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