New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Civil Engineering)
Level 6

New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Level 6) (Civil Engineering)

  • NMIT is part of Te Pūkenga

    This means that you will now graduate with a Te Pūkenga qualification. Read more

  • Locations and dates


    17 February 2025
    Year 1
    17 February 2025
    Year 2
  • Study options

    Full time or part time

  • Length

    Two years full time or four years part time

  • Total credits


  • Fees

    2024: $7,168 plus $246 Student Services Levy per year

    Compulsory Student Services Levy applies ($2 per credit).

    Fees listed are for each year of the programme, indicative only and may vary with course selection.

    View course details for individual fees.

  • National qualification code


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.

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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.

In the near future NMIT is looking to offer a degree in Engineering Technology in Civil Engineering. Keep up to date by signing up to our email updates(external link) on this development.








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