Electrical Engineering

Electrical engineers have an in depth knowledge of the design, operation and protection of electrical power systems, electrical machines and power electronics. At MIT you’ll gain the ability to understand, maintain and develop modern electrical and electronic technological systems through power engineering, PLC programming, automation, embedded design and instrumentation and control.

We offer a number of unique strands within the discipline of electrical engineering.

Within the NZDE (Electrical) we offer the following strands:

  • Clinical engineering - unique to Australasia
  • Electronics
  • Power
  • Data communications

Within the BEngTech and Grad Dip (Electrical) we offer the following strands:

  • Electronics
  • Power
  • Mechatronics

MIT degree grads earn more*

Recently analysed Government data shows that MIT degree holders have the highest employment rates in the country five years after finishing their degrees. They can also expect to be among the best paid. Explore your study options and become one of MIT grads who earn more.

*Recently analysed government data shows that MIT degree holders have the highest employment rates and among the highest median earnings in the country five years after finishing their degrees. View the full report at  educationcentral.co.nz

*Recently analysed government data shows that MIT degree holders have the highest employment rates and among the highest median earnings in the country five years after finishing their degrees. View the full report at  educationcentral.co.nz

Programmes

The following programmes are available in this area of study: