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Postgraduate Certificate in Engineering

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The Postgraduate Certificate in Engineering caters for professional engineers seeking advanced technical training or students looking for a one-year advanced qualification.

Key details

Degree Type
Graduate Certificate
Duration
6 months full-time
Course Code
PGCertEng
Domestic Fees
$4,455 per year / $4,455 total
International Fees
$22,000 per year / $22,000 total

About this course

The Postgraduate Certificate in Engineering caters for professional engineers seeking advanced technical training or students looking for a one-year advanced qualification.

The Certificate can be awarded unendorsed, or endorsed in one of the following disciplines:

  • Fire Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

Subject to meeting degree requirements, graduates can also transfer to a Master of Engineering.

UC is ranked 285th in the world for Engineering and Technology (QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2021).

Entry requirements

Students must normally 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.

If English is your additional language, you are also required to meet UC's English language requirements.

For the full entry requirements, see the Regulations for the Postgraduate Certificate in Engineering or use the admission requirements checker.

How to apply

Contact Te Rangai Pukaha | College of Engineering for the application form to enrol. Find out more about how to apply for graduate and postgraduate qualifications.

Study locations

Main Campus

Career pathways

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.

Useful information:

  • Read what other UC postgraduate students have gone on to achieve in their studies and careers in our student and graduate profiles.
  • Te Ropu Rapuara | UC Careers can help you to achieve the career you want, connect with employers, or find a job.
  • For research into career destinations by qualification, visit Te Pokai Tara | Universities New Zealand website.
  • Find out more about what you can do with a degree from UC.
  • Come along to an upcoming information event for prospective postgraduate students.