Mechanical engineering

Goodbye fees, study engineering for free.

As part of the government’s Targeted Training and Apprenticeships Fund (TTAF) to rebuild New Zealand's economy, you can now study our diploma in engineering for free^.

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Professional mechanical engineers know what it takes to design and build machines.

They also investigate problems and faults with machinery and study ways to improve manufacturing and energy productions.

Study mechanical engineering at MIT and you'll get the real-world skills you need to enter the industry.

Become a professional engineering technician, design engineer or plant engineer.

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^Free study for this qualification may be available to you under the government’s Targeted Training and Apprenticeships Fund (TTAF). Visit for eligibility criteria and more information. Students must be eligible to study as a domestic student and meet any other entry criteria as required. Some costs may also apply. Free study is subject to funding confirmation.