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NZ Diploma in Engineering (Electrical Engineering) (Power Specialisation)

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Study electrotechnology, engineering technician, technical engineering, electronics, electrical, power

Programme Overview


Gain the knowledge and skills needed to be an engineering technician in a wide range of industries. This hands-on qualification is supported by the Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ). 

Completing it will take time off an engineering degree should you wish to continue on to further study, plus it is being aligned with the Dublin Accord to give you international recognition.



Programme Features 

  • Friendly supportive learning environment and experienced staff.
  • Flexible choice of Year 2 project
  • An opportunity to use the skills and knowledge gained during the programme to develop and construct a unique product which can be used alongside the formal qualifications gained to enhance employment opportunities.
  • Wide range of electrical and electronic equipment to work on in preparation for your future career.
  • Wide range of design software to develop projects with.


We have a small presentation outlining details of this programme which can be downloaded here: NZDE Presentation  





Programme Fact Sheet


New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Electrical) (Power Specialisation) Fact Sheet ​


Programme NZ Diploma in Engineering (Electrical Engineering) (Power Specialisation) - Level 6
Study Options / Duration Full-time , 2 years
Campuses Palmerston North
Fees Domestic $6,119.04 per yearInternational $18,925.80 per year


Palmerston North

16 February 2015 - 27 November 2015


Palmerston North

Classes are generally between the hours of 8.00am - 4.30pm Monday - Friday. 
Allow 20 hours in class and an additional 20 hours lecturer-directed learning each.


Other Programme Costs
UCOL has an Admission and Conversation process to make sure you are studying at a level you are prepared for. The aim is to help you find the right level of study and educational pathway for you to succeed at UCOL. For more information please download and read the UCOL Admission Guide.

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