Department of Mechanical Engineering

Future undergraduates

As a student in the department, you will learn how to plan and specify the methods used to manufacture everything from cutlery and ballpoint pens to jumbo jets and the robots used in modern production plants.

  • Study options

    Information about a BE (Hons) degree, specialisations and course details.

  • Important dates

    Find all dates for the current academic year, including semester dates and application closing dates.

  • Life at the department

    There are numerous social events, competitions and challenges as well as a variety of clubs and associations to join.

  • Fees and money matters

    Information on fees, student loans, research funding, budgeting and support for students in hardship.

  • Accommodation

    Read about the accommodation options available on our campuses and find out how to apply for accommodation.

  • Careers

    Mechanical engineers employ their knowledge and skills in a remarkable range of New Zealand industries.