Bachelor of Engineering with Honours (Mechatronics)

Key facts

  • Available at Auckland
  • Available at Manawatū
  • A prescribed programme of 4 years of full-time study
  • Available for international students studying in NZ

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Entry requirements

Entry into the Bachelor of Engineering with Honours will be guaranteed to applicants who gain University Entrance and appropriate level specified in the relevant qualifications listed below.


Available at Auckland and Manawatu

NCEA Level 3

At least 16 credits in Mathematics, normally including standards in algebra, differentiation and integration; and at least 16 credits in Physics

Cambridge International Examinations: A Level

Mathematics (C Grade) and physics (C Grade)

International Baccalaureate: 29 points

Mathematics (5 points Higher Level) and Physics (5 points Higher Level)

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Don’t worry; we have many alternative pathways to help you get into engineering please refer to the Bachelor of Engineering with Honours.

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For general entry requirements see Massey University entry requirements.

For general entry requirements see Massey University entry requirements.

Bachelor of Engineering with Honours (Mechatronics) structure

Mechatronics is one of four majors that you can choose for your Bachelor of Engineering (Hons).


Year 1

124.104 Physics 1A (Mechanics and Thermodynamics)
124.105 Physics 1B (Electricity, Waves and Modern Physics)
159.100 Introduction to Programming
160.101 Calculus
160.102 Algebra
228.115 Engineering and Technology Principles
247.114 Science and Sustainability for Engineering and Technology
100-level elective (15 credits)

Year 2

228.211 Engineering Practice 3: Product Development
282.260 Manufacturing Engineering and Computer-Aided Design
228.271 Engineering Mathematics 2
281.281 Analogue Electronic Systems
159.270 Hardware-Oriented Computing
228.212 Engineering Practice 4: Materials and Manufacturing
281.272 Signals and Systems
281.282 Digital Electronic Systems

Year 3

228.311 Engineering Practice 5: Engineering Design within Constraints
228.371 Statistical Modelling for Engineers and Technologists
282.371 Mechanical Engineering - Solid Dynamics
281.384 Embedded Systems Design
282.372 Mechanical Engineering - Mechanism and Component Design
282.373 Mechanical Engineering - Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics
281.353 Control Engineering

Year 4

228.711 Engineering Practice 6 : Design Capstone Project
228.798 Individual Research Project
282.772 Industrial Systems Design and Integration
282.778 Mechatronics
282.762 Robotics and Automation

Any 700-level 15 credit course selected from the following prefixes: 158 Information Technology, 159 Computer Science, 281 Electronics and Information Engineering, 282 Mechatronics and Automation Engineering, 287 Industrial Innovation.

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