Master On Campus


University of Canterbury

12 months
44367 USD/year
6418 USD/year
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Engineering from University of Canterbury is completed by coursework and a thesis. It aims to provide a research-focused learning environment in which students can develop their independent problem solving skills through supervised research. The degree may be awarded with Distinction.


Engineering from University of Canterbury will provide each student with key technical knowledge to enhance and support their research activities.


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.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Bioengineering
  • Chemical and Process Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Construction Management
  • Earthquake Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Software Engineering.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You should apply as early as possible to give yourself maximum preparation time for visa application, fee payment, travel and accommodation arrangements. 


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students must normally have completed one of the following: Bachelor of Engineering with Honours with First or Second Class Honours, Postgraduate Certificate in Engineering with a GPA of 5 or more, Bachelor of Science with Honours in appropriate subjects.
  • 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 language, you are also required to meet UC's English language requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    44367 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 44367 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6418 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6418 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National Students - 8,911 NZD
  • International Students - 61,600 NZD

Living costs for Christchurch

1300 - 2000 NZD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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