Postgraduate Certificate in Engineering

Study Discipline: Engineering & Technology
Study Programme Details
Country: New Zealand
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type



6 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a journey of innovation and excellence with our Postgraduate Certificate in Engineering, meticulously crafted to elevate the skills of professional engineers seeking advanced technical training or students aspiring for a one-year advanced qualification. At the intersection of cutting-edge technology and practical application, this program offers a transformative experience that prepares individuals to navigate the complexities of the engineering landscape with confidence and proficiency.


The Postgraduate Certificate in Engineering offers an array of opportunities for specialization, allowing students to tailor their academic pursuits to their interests and career aspirations. Whether pursuing an unendorsed certificate or specializing in Fire Engineering or Mechanical Engineering, graduates emerge equipped with the knowledge and skills to excel in their chosen field. Moreover, for those with ambitions for further academic advancement, the pathway to a Master of Engineering is readily accessible, providing a seamless transition to higher levels of expertise and specialization.

Admission Requirements

  • You will normally need to have a Bachelor of Engineering with Honours or Bachelor of Science with Honours degree in relevant subjects, or in exceptional cases have qualified for the award of another appropriate qualification.
  • CAE or CPE: Score of 176 with a minimum of 169 in reading, writing, listening and speaking
  • IELTS Academic: An average score of 6.5, with a minimum of 6.0 in reading, writing, listening and speaking
  • NZAPA: English New Zealand Accredited Pathway Assessment Level 3
  • NZCEL: Level 5
  • Pearson Test of English (Academic): PTE with an overall score of 58
  • TOEFL iBT: Total minimum score of 90, minimum score of 19 in reading, writing and listening
  • Unendorsed Option:
    • At least 30 points chosen from an approved list of electives
    • Maximum of 30 points chosen from a secondary list of electives
  • Endorsed Options (Fire Engineering or Mechanical Engineering):
    • At least 45 points of subject courses
    • Maximum of 15 points from an approved list of electives
  • Domestic — $4,786
  • International — $24,000

Future Career Outcomes

Our program is designed to bridge the gap between academic theory and real-world practice, empowering graduates to thrive in diverse professional environments. With a keen focus on hands-on experience and practical skill development, alumni of our program have secured prominent positions in leading engineering firms, governmental agencies, and research institutions. From designing sustainable infrastructure to spearheading groundbreaking technological innovations, our graduates are at the forefront of driving positive change and shaping the future of engineering.

Visa Requirements:

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