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

  • 26 July 2021, November 2021 (INT ONLY)
  • Level 6
  • 2 years full-time or part-time equivalent (domestic only)
    Available in New Plymouth
  • FREE (TTAF funded)
    $21,000 - International student (year 1)

Qualification overview


This qualification aims to provide students with both theoretical and practical skills necessary to gain employment as an Engineering Technician in the mechanical engineering field. Engineering Technicians are generally involved in design and operations. Dublin Accord signatory (International Recognition). Engineering New Zealand (previously IPENZ)

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



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