Engineering

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If you want to learn how to build roads, bridges and plan other infrastructure projects, or if you're into finding out how machines or electrical and electronic technologies work, develop the skills you need for an exciting career in engineering, with lots of possibilities.

Our internationally-recognised courses suit everyone, from beginners to people who have already got related experience and allow you to enter the industry faster than a traditional four-year Bachelor of Engineering.

If you want to go on to higher study at university, our programmes will open the door for you. Whatever your pathway, our excellent support services and connections to local industry will set you up for success after graduation.

Get a well-paid engineering career

MIT’s engineering diplomas and degrees will open the doors for a well-paid career in a competitive global market.

Engineering New Zealand’s remuneration survey 2021 snapshot has shown that the median base salary for engineers working full time increased from $100,000 a year in 2020 to $108,000 in 2021.

The annual survey covers the 12 months up to February 2022 and incorporates responses from 2,116 members.

With 24% of the survey respondents being graduates and engineers with 0-4 years experience, find out what your career progression could be within the New Zealand engineering sector.

To read the survey, click here.

Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

Your work experience or previous tertiary study may count towards achieving your qualification. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) at MIT is designed for those who already have on-the-job skills and knowledge, but want to take their career to the next level with a qualification.

With RPL we can measure and match your existing skills against credits in our courses – creating a tailored path of study that will not only save you money but also help you to complete your qualification faster. Learn more.

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