Education & Outreach

We deliver industry engineers who will ignite and work with their communities to provide electricity in smart and sustainable ways.

The EPECentre is focused on encouraging students with fresh perspective towards the New Zealand power engineering industry. It aids power engineering education to:

  • Inspire and enable more students to choose power engineering courses at UC
  • Facilitate career opportunities for students
  • Create a world-class power engineering tertiary education portfolio
  • Provide Undergraduate and Postgraduate scholarships
  • Increase the quality and quantity of power engineers in New Zealand.

The EPECentre offers a wide range of support programmes and initiatives including:

    • Over 220 EPECentre Scholarships awarded since 2003
    • Over 40 EPECentre Scholarships awarded in 2020 through 3 programmes for school leavers, undergraduate, postgraduates. Check our scholarships posters and our current scholars
    • Summer scholarships or internships working on research projects