You’ll gain skills in communication, problem solving and enterprise to complement your technical knowledge, giving you an edge in this fast-growing industry. The Engineering Practice programme is offered at the Victoria University of Wellington .
Enhance your career prospects
- Apply your technical knowledge to designing, implementing and evaluating practical engineering problems.
- Develop teamwork and professional practice skills in the context of engineering problem solving—in a variety of industry relevant individual and group projects.
- Gain valuable research and communication skills through summarising research, writing engineering proposals, and delivering oral and written reports.
- you’ll focus on developing your research, communication and practise skills through taught courses and a project.
- You’ll take four core courses, and choose four additional approved courses from electronics, networking, renewable energy, software or computer science.
- You’ll complete a major group project to design, implement and evaluate a solution to an industry-based engineering problem. Through this project you’ll apply your technical and professional skill set to address a range of topics related to the project, including legal and IP issues, business contexts, social and environmental issues.
- Entry into Part 2 of the course requires at least a B-average in Parts 1 (or special permission from the Head of School). In this final trimester of study, you’ll either undertake a large University-based research project or an industry-based project.
- Students may be paid by companies in which they are placed but this is not guaranteed.
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , National
DisciplinesGeneral Engineering & Technology View 69 other Masters in General Engineering & Technology in New Zealand
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Bachelor's degree with at least a B+ average in a relevant subject.
- You may also be required to demonstrate your proficiency in English.
International45215 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 45215 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
National10528 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10528 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
- Estimated international fees : NZ$62,521
- Estimated domestic fees : About NZ$14,558
Living costs for Wellington
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.