Western Institute of Technology at Taranaki


Western Institute of Technology at Taranaki

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Certificate in Engineering Technology (Level 4)

Key information

Level of study:
Tuition fees:
1 semester
Start date: 11-July-2019
NZIHT Hamilton Campus
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Course details


This Certificate delivered by NZIHT aims to provide a good grounding in engineering science and technical methods. Depending on which strand, graduates will have a broad knowledge covering one of the following areas:

  • Core Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Highway Engineering

This qualification is delivered at WITT and in partnership with the New Zealand Institute of Highway Technology.

Career Options

Infrastructure industry employment in roles such as Engineering Cadet, Worksite Team Leader, Assistant Project Engineer.

Further Study Options

This qualification provides a pathway to New Zealand Diploma in Engineering. Some courses are able to be cross credited.

Entry criteria

  • 48 or more credits at NCEA Level 1, and must include NCEA Level 1 requirements for Literacy & Numeracy and/or
  • Equivalent NQF Unit Standards.

Students must also meet the English language proficiency requirements as below:

  • IELTS 5.5 (academic) overall with no less then 5.0 in any band.
  • TOEFL (pBT) score of 530 (with an essay score of 4.5 TWE)
  • TOEFL (iBT) score of 46 (with a writing score of 20)
  • FCE, or FCE for schools with a score of 162. No less than 154 in each skill. OET at Grade C in all sub-tests.
  • PToE (Academic) score of 42
  • City & Guilds IESOL B2 Communicator with a score of 42
  • NZCEL Level 3 with an endorsement of Applied
  • LanguageCert - B2 Communicator IESOL (LRWS) with PASS


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