Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Engineering (PGDipMedicalEng)

New Zealand’s first postgraduate diploma programme that prepares students for a career in Medical Engineering.

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 Diploma in Medical Engineering, designed to equip students with the skills, knowledge and expertise to be effective employees in an essential field.

The PGDipMedicalEng is aimed at both recent Bachelor of Engineering graduates and engineers and scientists already employed in the engineering, applied sciences or health sciences sectors who want to upskill to address the complexity of the technology, as well as graduates working in other areas of Science and Engineering who wish to retrain.

You can also explore the Master of Medical Engineering or the Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Engineering if you'd like to consider different paths of study through this field. 

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

Quick facts

Programme type
Points 120
Duration Full-time: 1 year
Part-time: Varies
Location City Campus


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