Regulations for the Certificate in Professional Engineering Practice (Cert(PEngPrac))

  1. The Personal Programmes of Study Regulations apply in these regulations.


  1. Candidates for the Certificate must have qualified for admission to the University of Waikato and met any criteria set out in the Criteria for Admission to Particular Qualifications.

Requirements for the Certificate

  1. The normal minimum period of enrolment for completion of the Certificate is three years, normally concurrent with enrolment in the Bachelor of Engineering with Honours.
  2. Candidates must enrol in the Division of Health, Engineering, Computing and Science and follow an approved programme of study.
  3. Candidates must gain 90 points at 200 level or above including 45 points above 200 level and 15 points above 300 level.
  4. Candidates must complete ENGEN270, ENGEN570, ENGEN272 (30 points), ENGEN372 (30 points).
  5. Candidates must complete, or have completed, the requirements for the Bachelor of Engineering with Honours or equivalent in order to be awarded the Certificate.


  1. The Pro Vice-Chancellor of the Division or delegated authority may vary or waive these regulations in individual cases.