12 months
31960 USD/year
7145 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Boost your abilities to perform rigorous intellectual analysis and solve complex problems in an engineering field of your choice with this Engineering - Bioengineering from University of Auckland. 

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Gain access to our advanced facilities and establish contact with world-class experts. Join us to innovate, improve and push forward the frontiers of knowledge. This research programme allows you to choose from a variety of specialisations and contribute to your preferred field, allowing the potential to apply your in-depth expertise to further study.

The Engineering - Bioengineering from University of Auckland  is structured to help you develop a sense of independence and confidence in your ability to think critically and conduct fundamental or applied research. 

Regardless of your specialisation, you will engage with a stimulating mix of theory and analysis, setting you apart in your pursuit of higher-level opportunities.


An engineering masters degree confirms your ability to investigate an important issue with research expertise, work with initiative, make sound judgements, draw conclusions and write a thesis to explain your arguments. 

These are extremely marketable qualities that can be used to widen your career options and general employability, both immediately after you finish your masters, and later on in your career.

Programme Structure


  • You may pursue either a 120 point ME in one of our approved specialisations. This is generally dependent on your prior study. 
  • Your thesis topic, which will involve discussions with your supervisor, is determined by your chosen specialisation. 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits

120 or 180


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

Research 120 points 

  • Broad coverage in your first year of the foundational science topics that underpin engineering disciplines: mathematical modelling, chemical and materials science, electrical engineering theory, mechanics, programming, and engineering design.
  • One year of postgraduate-level study
  • A research project or dissertation comprising at least one-quarter of the final year

Research 180 points

  • You must have completed an undergraduate degree in engineering at a recognised university (or similar institution), in a field related to your intended specialisation.
  • You will need a GPE of 5.0.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31960 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7145 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7145 USD per year during 12 months.
  • Domestic: NZ$9,952.80 – $10,650
  • International: NZ$44,526

Living costs for Auckland

1400 - 2200 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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