Study and Career Preparation (Engineering)

Ideal if you need to build foundation skills in engineering before doing the diploma or degree. You’ll gain knowledge of mathematics, physics and engineering principles relevant to civil, mechanical or electrical.

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What you will learn

  • Develop skills where you need it with individually-tailored courses in mathematics, physics, algebra, calculus
  • Gain an understanding of practical engineering principles
  • Prepare for higher-level study
Manufacturing & TechnologyManufacturing
& Technology

Opportunities

You could get the opportunity to do papers from the New Zealand Diploma in Engineering or the Bachelor of Engineering Technology, which you can then cross-credit towards those qualifications.

This programme is offered at Level 3 and Level 4. Enquire to find out what programme will best suit your needs. 

It doesn’t matter if you’re stuck on a concept or even if you think you’re doing well, it’s always good to get another perspective.
Mervyn
Mervyn, Learning Advisor

Upcoming start dates

  • 27 February 2017

For open days, enrolment deadlines and other important dates check our calendar.

Entry criteria

Under 20

Open entry, with an interview and study assessment.

20+

If you’re 20 years or over, contact us to see if you qualify for special admissions on our programmes.

International

International students – a minimum IELTS (Academic) score of 5 with no band score lower than 5, or equivalent.

What it will cost

Local

  • Fee: $3,088
  • Student services fee: $220

    Your student fee is included in your course fees. It is not billed separately. Amount shown is based on full year study. More details.

This programme qualifies for student loans and allowances. More details

International

  • Fee: $10,311

    This fee is in New Zealand dollars.

Where will my course be?

The Petone campus is at 21 Kensington Avenue, Petone.

Read more about our Petone campus.

Ready to enrol?

Local

Applying online is easy and takes only about 10 minutes.

You will need a few details:

  1. An email address you check regularly.

  2. The phone number of someone willing to be your emergency contact.

  3. Your date of residency if you are a permanent resident in NZ.

If you have your NZQA National Student Number and/or a WelTec Student ID it will help us process your application faster.

International

To enrol as a international student you will need to download and complete our international enrolment form.

Once completed, you may submit the form and accompanying documentation directly to WelTec International, or go through one of our registered recruitment agents.

Documents and other details


Offered by:
School of Engineering
Offered by:
Te Kāhui Pūkenga o ngā Pūkaha
Formal programme title:
New Zealand Certificate in Study and Career Preparation (Engineering)
Programme code:
-
It doesn’t matter if you’re stuck on a concept or even if you think you’re doing well, it’s always good to get another perspective.
Mervyn
Mervyn, Learning Advisor