Auckland University of Technology

18 months
25509 USD/year
5603 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Engineering program of Auckland University of Technology is designed to help you develop your research skills and enhance your knowledge in the field of engineering.


The Engineering program of Auckland University of Technology is home to a number of internationally renowned research institutes and centres, and many of our students complete their research project in collaboration with these well-known research entities. AUT's expertise in engineering ranges from telecommunications to materials and manufacturing technologies, and from industrial optimisation to engines and vehicles.

Career opportunities

  • Engineering and general management
  • Industrial research roles across a variety of sectors
  • Opportunities to become a researcher in higher education establishments

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Electrical Design and Protection
  • Engineering Numerical Techniques and Statistical Analysis
  • Advanced Engineering Mathematics
  • Innovation Management
  • Advancements in Solar Energy
  • Selected Topics in System Modelling

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National deadline:

  • First semester: 2 December
  • Second semester: 1 May




180 alternative credits

120 for applicants with an honours degree


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Must have completed one of the following with a B grade average or higher, or equivalent: Bachelor of Engineering (Honours), Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering, Bachelor of Engineering Technology
  • Applicants must normally have completed an advanced level of calculus at least equivalent to NZQF Level 6.
  • Applicants to the research pathway are also required to submit a Postgraduate Research Proposal (PGR1 form) before enrolling in the thesis.
  • IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with all bands 6.0 or higher; or equivalent

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25509 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25509 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    5603 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5603 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • Domestic: 8,711 NZD per year
  • International: 39,655 NZD per year


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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