New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Civil) (Level 6) in Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology

Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology

Campus: Rotorua, Tauranga

Duration: 2 years

Intake: February and July

*Fee: $37,000

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There is a great demand of civil engineering technicians and this diploma makes you can efficient one. This diploma will develop proper skill set, will make you efficient in using techniques and will enhance personal qualities needed to sustain as civil engineer. Through this you’ll be able to comprehend the materials and will able to process other needed management skills. The students are given access to special equipments like laboratories, computer aides designing techniques to conduct test over the materials and demonstrating practical applications related to engineering theories.

Year One

  • Engineering Fundamentals
  • Engineering Mathematics 1
  • Technical Literacy
  • Materials (Civil)
  • Land Surveying 1
  • Geotechnical Engineering 1
  • Civil and Structural Drawing
  • Structures 1
    Year Two

  • Engineering Project (Civil)
  • Engineering Management
  • Highway Engineering 1
  • Hydraulics (Civil)
    Plus any FOUR of the following:

  • Engineering Surveying
  • Structures 2
  • Geotechnical Engineering 2
  • Highway Engineering 2
  • Traffic Engineering
  • Structures 3
  • Water and Wastewater Systems
  • Water and Waste Management
  • Land Surveying 2
    Career Outcomes:

  • Engineering technician in roading/bridges/design office
  • Civil project management
  • Technical support engineer
  • Supervising technician engineer
    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 Academic score of 6.0 with no band score lower than 5.5
    2. TOEFL Internet-based Test (iBT) score of 60 or higher (with a writing score of 20)
    3. TOEFL Paper-based test (pBT) score of 550 (with an essay score of 5.0 TWE
    4. PTE (Academic) score of 42 with no band score lower than 36.

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