Fast track your way to a Professional Engineering BE (Hons) or a Product Design Degree


Do you have 3 years' work experience and good technical skills?

The College of Engineering is offering a fast-tracked degree for people who are Pilots, Air Traffic Controllers, Technician level engineers, or people with strong technical backgrounds.

Are you looking to make a change in career?

The University of Canterbury has developed a pathway for you to fast-track your entry into the 2nd year of our Bachelor of Engineering with Honours degree in 2021.

The online course starts from Monday 4th May 2020 with Introductory Maths with courses starting officially on Monday 11 May.

All admissions to the fast track program require the approval of the Dean

All students will need to attend an orientation on Friday 8 May at 3pm.


Find out more!

What will I study?

Options below are for the first year.

Semester 1: Full time (online), 4 May 2020 - 26 June 2020

Semester 2:

BE (Hons)

Chemical and Process Engineering

Civil Engineering and Natural Resources Engineering, Forest Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Computer Engineering and Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Mechatronics Engineering

Software Engineering

Semester 2:

Product Design

Applied Immersive Game Design

Chemical Formulation Design*

*Proposed name change from “Chemical, Natural & Healthcare Product Formulation”. Approval expected August 2020.

Industrial Product Design

Contact us

For any of your enrolment questions, we are here to help.

Arran Yuill

Senior Academic Advisor
John Britten Rm 107
Internal Phone: 94270

Rob Carson

Student Advisor
John Britten Rm 107
Internal Phone: 94271

Abby Tweedie

Student Advisor
John Britten Rm 107
Internal Phone: 94272