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Full time or part time
Two years full time or four years part time
A Compulsory Student Services Fee also applies ($240 for fulltime students).
Fees listed are for each year of the programme, indicative only and may vary with course selection. View course details for individual fees.
If you are interested in the planning, design and construction of all forms of infrastructure and have a passion for building strong relationships with clients and contractors then Civil Engineering is for you.
|This programme is eligible for fees-free under the Targeted Training and Apprenticeships Fund (TTAF). Find full details about the fund here.(external link)|
Civil Engineering plays a key part in the creation and protection of our structural environment.
NMIT's class sizes means you can easily talk with tutors and the programme is hands on.
Tutors also work with local industry to provide real world experiences as part of the programme.
You will qualify as an engineering technician. The industry demand for graduates from this programme is high.
A Civil Engineering qualification will provide the knowledge and skills necessary to plan, design and manage the construction of various infrastructure including residential, commercial and industrial buildings; roads, rail, dams and bridges. You will also acquire the technical knowledge and skills to draft plans, survey sites and compile engineering reports.
Watch this video to find out about Alexis' experience on the NMIT Civil Engineering programme.
Class sizes allow for one on one time with tutors to help you learn
Civil Engineering is about the everyday infrastructure we take for granted such as a supply of drinking water, roads and effluent removal.
|Minimum requirements Learn more|
Academic requirements for all applicants, NCEA Level 2 including a minimum of 10 literacy credits at level 1 or higher, for those who achieved NCEA Level 2 before 2013, and a minimum total of 48 credits at level 2 in four subjects including at least 12 credits in mathematics, preferably achievement standards in algebra, calculus or trigonometry OR equivalent qualifications OR equivalent credits from appropriate trades training AND OR demonstrated skills and experience. If English is not the applicant's first language they must provide evidence of an IELTS Academic score of 6.0, with no individual score less than 5.5, or equivalent. All admissions to this programme are subject to the approval of the Department selection panel.
|More information about entry to this qualification|
|Student fees Learn more||$6,680||$13,360|
|Government tuition subsidy Learn more||$13,076||$26,152|
|TOTAL Learn more||$19,756||$39,512|
|Compulsory Student Services Fee|
|Student loan information Learn more||StudyLink|
|Successful course completions||78%|
|3 years after completion|
|Median earnings Learn more||$53,980|
|Earnings range Learn more||$44,162 - $68,197|
|In employment Learn more||61%|
|In further study Learn more||37%|
|On a benefit Learn more||1%|
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