Welcome to the Department of Mechanical Engineering
The Department of Mechanical Engineering provides a proven and practical engineering degree programme with majors in Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics. Our design and project intensive curriculum will provide you with the expertise to solve real-life and complex engineering problems and prepare you for the challenges of designing and manufacturing advanced products and services for the 21st century.
Steven Joyce launches the 2015 Occupation Outlook app
21 January 2015The Hon Steven Joyce, Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment was on campus on 20 January to launch the 2015 Occupation Outlook report and mobile app which allows students and their families to easily compare the job prospects and incomes of 50 different careers.
Distinguished Professor Emeritus John Boys: New Year Honours recipient
14 January 2015Distinguished Professor Emeritus John Boys was made a Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to science in the New Year Honours list for 2015.
Mechanical Engineering PhD students win in engineering competition
12 January 2015Big congratulations go out to Eryn Kwon and Elinor Swery who won at the Speak Out for Engineering competition, presented by the Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE).
Public lecture at the 5th High Performance Yacht Design Conference Event as iCalendar
09 March 2015, 6:30 - 8:30pmA public lecture presented by Knut Frostad, CEO of the Volvo Ocean Race. In this talk, Knut will be speaking about the evolution of the Volvo Ocean Race event and the merits of the one-design approach.
Energy Education Trust Doctoral Scholarships open
06 March 2015Are you studying at doctoral level in a field related to energy? The Energy Education Trust of NZ is accepting applications for scholarships now, valued at up to $8,000 pa for up to three years. Closing 15 April 2015.
Māori Education Trust Tertiary Scholarship round closing soon
05 March 2015The Māori Education Trust coordinates a number of scholarships available to undergraduate and postgraduate Māori students. Applications close on Tuesday 31 March, so check your eligibility and apply now!