Engineering technologists focus on practical design and applied technology, working across a wide range of engineering disciplines. The Bachelor of Engineering Technology prepares you for diverse engineering careers.
This engineering degree is accredited by Engineering New Zealand. It meets the Sydney Accord and prepares you for Technical Membership of Engineering New Zealand. Our close links with companies like Fisher & Paykel, Beca, Opus, Spark, Vodafone, Sky TV and Contact Energy can help you gain valuable workplace experience as part of your studies.
The Computer and Mobile Systems, Electrical, Electronic and Mechanical Engineering majors are professionally accredited and internationally benchmarked. Our more recent majors have been CUAP approved and developed in consultation with Engineering New Zealand, and are expected to be accredited in time.
All applicants need to meet AUT’s minimum entry requirements qualification equivalent to New Zealand year 13 or University Entrance.
NCEA 14 credits or more at level 2 or above (including AS91261 and AS91262) OR
NCEA level 3 in Maths, Stats or Calculus AND 14 Level 2 credits in Physics
A D grade or better in Mathematics and Physics at AS level
Passes (level 4) in both Mathematics and Physics
Applicants without UE must demonstrate competency in Mathematics and Physics to at least level 2.
English Language requirements:
Minimum IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 overall with all bands 5.5 or higher; TOEFL iBT score of 80; Certificate in English for Academic Study (CertEAS) with B/B+ grade; GIE with B grade; CAE minimum overall score of 169; PTE minimum overall score of 50.