New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Civil) (Level 6)

  • November 2021 (INT ONLY) | 14 February 2022, 25 July 2022
  • Level 6
  • 2 years full-time or part-time equivalent (domestic only)
    Available in New Plymouth
    Also available via block course delivery (see link below)
  • FREE (TTAF funded)
    $21,000 - International student (year 1)

Qualification overview


Become a skilled and competent engineering technician and be able to apply skills relevant to the industry. Civil Engineering roles include working on roads, railways, airports, water supply, drainage, wastewater disposal, bridges, dams, multi-storey buildings, tunnels and other public works.

You can find a list of textbooks needed for this programme here




Also available via block course delivery.  More details

Entry requirements

  • NCEA Level 2 including 12 credits in mathematics; or
  • Equivalent knowledge, skills, work experience or study. 

Any applicants whose first language is not English will be required to provide evidence of an overall IELTS (Academic) band score of 6.0 (academic) with no less than 5.5 in any band, or equivalent. 

Career Options

Civil Engineering Technician