Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Electrical) in Ara Institute of Canterbury

Ara Institute of Canterbury

Campus: Christchurch

Duration: 3 years

Intake: February

*Fee: NZ$21,920.00 per year

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This Bachelor is for the students who want to have exciting career in electrical designing and development. BE Tech majoring in Electrical at ARA is a 3 years course made of compulsory core and elective courses that focuses on the designing and implementation of engineering technology. This degree is accredited by Engineering NZ and is recognized internationally by Sydney Accord. Through computing, management, mathematics and engineering sciences the students will learn core skills of engineering which includes discipline specific topics. In the last year, ARA engages their students in the projects in which students apply their theoretical knowledge practically.

Career Outcomes:

The students will be in great demand in following sectors:

  • Power distribution
  • Electronic design
  • Computing
  • Computer networking
  • Mechatronics
  • Telecommunications
    Eligibility Criteria:


    The Students completed their 10+2 in the science background should apply in the Bachelor’s Degree of Engineering Technology majoring in Electrical at ARA.

    English Proficiency Score

    1. IELTS test – Academic score of 6 with no band score lower than 5.5
    2. TOEFL (pBT) – Score of 550 (with an essay score of 5 TWE)
    3. TOEFL (iBT) – Score of 60 or higher (with a writing score of 18)
    4. Pearson Test of English (Academic) – PTE score of 50

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