New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Civil) in Western Institute of Technology at Taranaki

Western Institute of Technology at Taranaki

Campus: New Plymouth

Duration: 2 years

Intake: July

*Fee: $21,250

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This degree is in collaboration with NZ Institute of Highway Technology which makes you competent and skilled with the engineering techniques. The graduates will be able to operate at technician level for practice as pointed by Dublin Accord. This diploma makes you efficient and competent in engineering techniques specializing in civil engineering. The students graduated from this course will be able to operate at technician level structured by Dublin Accord.

Career Outcomes:

  • Civil engineering technicians
  • Contract Manager
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Design Draughtsperson
  • Site Investigator
  • Surveying
  • Asset Management
  • Engineering Administration
    Eligibility Criteria:


    The students who have done 10+2 in the science (mathematics required) background should apply for this diploma in order to pursue their career as Civil Engineer.

    English Proficiency Score

    1. IELTS 6.0 (academic) overall with no less than 5.5 in any band or equivalent
    2. TOEFL (pBT) score of 550 (with an essay score of 5 TWE)
    3. TOEFL (iBT) score of 60 (with a writing score of 20)
    4. PTE (Academic) score of 50

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