The Master of Engineering Studies caters for professional engineers seeking advanced technical training, and is a taught-coursework master's degree with no thesis or research requirement. The MEngSt comprises a combination of 400 and 600-level courses that enables students to study a broad range of topics in their general area of expertise.
The MEngSt may be awarded endorsed in:
UC is ranked 285th in the world for Engineering and Technology (QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2021).
UC is also ranked 9th in the world for Civil Engineering (Academic Ranking of World Universities, 2020), and in the top 100 universities in the world for Civil and Structural Engineering (QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2021).
Students must normally have completed one of the following:
Relevance and standard of previous study is the main criteria for approval.
Students wishing to enrol in postgraduate study must have completed both the academic and non-academic requirements of the prerequisite degree. This includes practical work days, work reports, a workshop training course, and a first aid certificate.
If English is your additional subject, you are also required to meet UC's English language requirements.
For the full entry requirements, see the Regulations for the Master of Engineering Studies or use the admission requirements checker.How to apply
You will need to complete an application form for the MEngSt from Te Rangai Pukaha | College of Engineering website.
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Postgraduate study can bring many career benefits eg, specialist skills and enhanced knowledge, entry into specific occupations, higher starting salary/progression rates, research capability/achievement, and evidence of high academic attainment/self-discipline.