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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.
NMIT has been teaching aeronautical engineering maintenance for many years.
Work towards gaining your NZ Civil Aviation Authority (NZ CAA) Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Licence while working through this flexible learning programme. You'll be able to continue full-time employment while preparing for your NZ CAA exams – a compulsory requirement for licensing. The programme integrates theory with practical illustrations so you can correlate course information with your daily work experience.
NMIT is New Zealand's first approved NZCAA Part 147 Certified Maintenance Training Organisation.
NMIT’s Aviation programmes offer training that provides you with a gateway into an exciting and rewarding career in aircraft maintenance. Take a tour with us of the Woodbourne RNZAF base campus where learning mixes with culture and precision instruments.
|Minimum requirements Learn more|
Academic requirements: All applicants must have * Completed recognised aircraft maintenance engineering training (at Level 4 or above), OR * An equivalent recognised international qualification, OR * Have relevant experience in the aeronautical engineering industry or allied trade. English language requirements: All applicants must have a level of English sufficient to be able to study at the level of the programme. Those students whose first language is not English are required to demonstrate: * An international English Language Testing System (IELTS) overall academic score of at least 6.0 (with at least 5.5 in each band) issued within the last two years Other requirements: Candidates must have aeronautical engineering experience in accordance with AC066-1 subpart 66.53(a)(4) and must be living in New Zealand. Work experience: Students studying on this programme must have access to a workplace, workplace experience or be able to supply evidence as to workplace experience. Computer literacy: Students planning to study this programme must be competent using a computer/mobile device. A sufficient level of computer literacy would include competent use of basic file management, email, internet, and word processing skills. Special Entry: In exceptional circumstances an applicant who does not meet the full entry requirements may be granted admission to the programme on the approval of the Head of Department or delegate if he/she is confident of the applicant's ability to successfully undertake studies towards the qualification or embedded Training Schemes with a reasonable likelihood of success.
|More information about entry to this qualification|
|Student fees Learn more||$515||$1,030|
|Government tuition subsidy Learn more||$13,131||$26,261|
|TOTAL Learn more||$13,646||$27,291|
|Compulsory Student Services Fee|
|Student loan information Learn more||StudyLink|
|Successful course completions||59%|
|3 years after completion|
|Median earnings Learn more||$42,559|
|Earnings range Learn more||$33,369 - $55,511|
|In employment Learn more||68%|
|In further study Learn more||23%|
|On a benefit Learn more||2%|
Note: All KIS information is the most recent available relating to domestic students only. Learn more about Key Information for Students