Know more about our students’ experiences
Some of our postgraduates have shared their UC stories. Find out more about their experiences.
UC Alumnus (Bachelor with Honours in Mech Eng) Andrew Cho is now working on the hydrogen bus at Global Bus Venture NZ Ltd. (GBV) (Mech Eng, 2019).
Bioengineering PhD Kent Stewart is currently pursuing a postdoc at The Institute for Medical Device Technology in Stuttgart, Germany (Mech Eng, 2017).
Just one year into his engineering career, Harry Gibson’s role with Beca has seen him working on a huge range of clients and projects, from food and beverage to mining and wastewater (Mech Eng, 2017).
Being graduated from UC in 2014, Dr Ben Redwood wrote The 3D Printing Handbook which has become a best-seller on Amazon (Mech Eng, 2014).
After working for 10 years in aircraft design, UC Alumnus James Powell became a Co-founder and General Manager of Dawn Aerospace in New Zealand (Mech Eng, 2008).
UC Alumnus (Bachelor with honours, Mech Eng) Dhruv Rathi is passionate about a career in aircraft design and now is working on the world’s first electric air taxi.
In his 30 year career with international engineering firm, Beca, Craig Price has progressed from graduate engineer to a group wide leadership role (Mech Eng, 1987).
From his first role as an Air Force engineer to his shaping of iconic New Zealand businesses Air New Zealand and Icebreaker, Rob Fyfe’s path has anything but linear (Mech Eng, 1983).