Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Engineering (PGCertMedicalEng)

Equip yourself for employment in Aotearoa’s rapidly growing Medical Engineering field.

Programme overview

Medical technology is getting more complex, and the field needs upskilled engineering graduates to help maintain and create it. Get a head start in this exciting field with the Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Engineering, designed to equip students with the skills, knowledge and expertise to be effective employees in an essential field.

You’ll learn fundamental technical knowledge in areas like biomechanical engineering, medical devices, digital technology, biomaterials, and biomechanical science and analysis. You’ll also acquire essential skills in medical practices, regulatory processes, product development and innovation.

You’ll gain insights into future opportunities in the field, and can expect to get involved in in-depth discussions about solutions that fill the gaps between medical and engineering practice. You can also explore the Master of Medical Engineering and Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Engineering if you'd like to do more in-depth study. 

Please note that this programme is subject to final regulatory approval and is therefore subject to change.

Quick facts

Programme type
Points 60
Duration Full-time: Half year
Part-time: Varies
Location City Campus


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