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Engineering Studies, M.Eng.

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    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #227 (QS) Christchurch, New Zealand
The Master of Engineering Studies at University of Canterbury caters for professional engineers seeking advanced technical training and is a taught master's degree with no thesis requirement.
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Overview

The Engineering Studies at University of Canterbury comprises a combination of 400 and 600-level courses that enables candidates to study a broad range of topics in their general area of expertise.

Career 

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:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Construction Management
  • Earthquake Engineering
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Fire Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    It is recommended to apply as early as possible in advance of your intended start date, to allow for visa and other arrangements. 

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    90

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  • Minimum required score:

    575

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General Requirements

  • Normally the minimum requirement is a three-year bachelor’s degree from an Aotearoa New Zealand university, or a qualification or combination of qualifications considered to be equivalent. If you gained your qualifications overseas, these will need to be assessed to make sure they are of an equivalent standard.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28265 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28265 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    5662 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5662 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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  • National Students - 8,814 NZD
  • International Students - 44,000 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.

Funding

Scholarships, grants and awards are a great way to fund your university study.

Student loans and allowances

For domestic students, the most common option for funding your study is the New Zealand government's student loans and allowances. Here you can learn more about what they cover, and how to apply.

Overseas financial aid

If you are an international student coming to UC, you may be eligible for tuition or other financial aid from your home country, so make sure to check all your overseas financial aid options.

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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