Master of Engineering Practice (MEngPrac) in The University of Waikato

The University of Waikato

Campus: Hamilton

Duration: 1 to 1.5 years

Intake: February

*Fee: NZ$53,550.00 per year

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The Master of Engineering practice is for the graduates and engineers who desire to upgrade their knowledge about the changes occurring in the fields of materials, electronics, and mechanical engineering and processing. This is meant for the students who want to improve their employability. Waikato’s ME lets you to get employment in wide range of industries and fields in NZ worldwide. The students get to choose from Electronics, materials processing and Mechanical Engineering.

Career opportunities

  • Electronics engineer
  • Mechatronics engineer
  • Mechanical engineer
  • Process engineer
  • Materials Engineer
    Eligibility Criteria:


    The students who’ve completed their bachelor’s degree in the relevant field may apply Master of Engineering Practice to upgrade their employability.

    English Proficiency Score

    1. IELTS (Academic) score of 6.5 overall (no less than 6.0 in writing)
    2. iBT (internet based) TOEFL – 90 with a score of 22 in writing
    3. Pearson PTE Academic – 65 with no less than 58 for each communicative skill

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