Bachelor of Engineering with Honors – Mechanical Engineering in University of Waikato

The University of Waikato

Campus: Hamilton

Duration: 4 years

Intake: February

*Fee: NZ$35,700.00 per year

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The Bachelor of Engineering with Honors (BE(Hons)) is offered by the University of Waikato with their Cooperative Education Unit that makes sure the work-replacement of the students. The future mechanical Engineers are taught to use mechanics and important energy principles for designing, conducting research, developing and manufacturing different tools, engines, motors and other sort of devices. This degree is totally based on project based learning as this engineering is combined with the science and mathematics papers in order to provide students with better understanding of the theoretical and practical part of engineering.

The students will be studying following topics:

  1. mechanics,
  2. kinematics
  3. thermodynamics
  4. materials science
  5. structural analysis
  6. electricity

Career Outcomes:

  • Aeronautical Engineer
  • Agricultural Engineer
  • Automation Engineer
  • Energy Engineer
  • Equipment Prototype Engineer
  • Materials Engineer
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Process Engineer
  • Product Developer
  • Project Manager
    Eligibility Criteria:


    The students who’ve done their 10+2 may apply for the Bachelor of Engineering with Honors – Mechanical Engineering at Waikato.

    English Proficiency Score:

    1. IELTS (Academic) – 6.0 overall (no band less than 6.0)
    2. iBT (internet based) TOEFL – 79-80 with a score of 20 in writing
    3. Pearson PTE Academic – 57 with no less than 57 for each communicative skill

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