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A diploma program offers students a variety of benefits. These programs are often administered on a faster track than more traditional options and may be completed within just a year or two. The diploma program offers intense full-time classes with hands-on application for the skills and principles taught in class. Extensive training is often paired with the opportunity to analyze the complex issues surrounding the industry.

What is a Diploma in Engineering Studies? The courses involved in this program may include several math classes, such as calculus. The classes cover the theoretical sciences, conceptual design, and research methods. Depending on the specific focus of the school, there may be classes in biomedical engineering, computer networking, or construction engineering. Other subjects might include the ethics or economics surrounding the engineering industries.

Graduates of the diploma program enjoy many advantages. They are well-prepared to move directly into the workforce and are qualified to hold a wide range of responsibilities. Because these students finish their education within a year or two, they often have the opportunity to pursue more educational opportunities or may have earned career credentials before others who are the same age.

There are educational institutions located all over the world that provide Diploma in Engineering programs. Naturally, the costs of attending this type of program will vary a great deal from one school to another. Those who hope to participate in a diploma program should contact the schools of their choice for specific fee information.

Graduates enjoy many job opportunities. Upon completion of the program, graduates are engineers and may find jobs in conceptual design, as researchers, or in the development of engineering tools and methods. Many graduates continue on with their schooling. Professionals who complete this program enjoy career advancement or the opportunity to take their careers in different directions.

Prospective students can learn more about the various schools offering their chosen programs. Use the information below to determine the best fit. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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49 Results in Engineering Studies

Baxter Institute

There are no specific licences that relate to this qualification. However, for employment at paraprofessional levels in the aeronautical and avionic fields in the Austral ... [+]

Overview

Licensing/Regulatory Information

There are no specific licences that relate to this qualification. However, for employment at paraprofessional levels in the aeronautical and avionic fields in the Australian aviation industry, the Australian Defence Force (ADF) and the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) has requirements that must be met. Units designed to meet these requirements are included as electives in this qualification. Advice on the selection of electives to meet ADF and CASA requirements is given at the end of this qualification.

Location

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Duration

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Australia Melbourne
January 2020
Full-time
52 weeks
Campus
North Iowa Area Community College

Welding Diploma is a two-semester program designed for individuals seeking skill development and certification in common welding procedures leading to employment in a va ... [+]

Welding Diploma is a two-semester program designed for individuals seeking skill development and certification in common welding procedures leading to employment in a variety of industries. The program is recognized as an Institutional Member of the American Welding Society and upon completion of all coursework, AWS Certification can be attained. The program’s outlined competencies are achieved through a combination of classroom theory, welding demonstration, and practice. Primary emphasis is placed upon hands-on skill development in a state-of-the-art lab facility. Through completion of the program, students gain competency in arc, gas, and automated welding and cutting processes.

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USA Mason City
September 2019
Full-time
2 semesters
Campus
Nilai University

The School of Engineering and Technology (Mechanical & Mechatronics) provides a great path with vast career opportunities for students who aspire to be an engineer in ... [+]

The School of Engineering and Technology (Mechanical & Mechatronics) provides a great path with vast career opportunities for students who aspire to be an engineer in the mechanical and mechatronics field. Through an interesting and updated curriculum along with an exclusive wind tunnel workshop, you will familiarise yourself with mechanical and mechatronic engineering by exploring ways to develop advanced intelligent machines and applying knowledge from relevant subjects like Thermodynamics, Engineering Drawing, and Microcontroller Systems.

Why the School of Engineering and Technology (Mechanical & Mechatronics)?

Advanced Practical Exercises

Hands-on engineering activities in lessons provide students with immersive experiences and exposure.... [-]

Malaysia Bandar Baru Nilai
October 2019
Full-time
30 months
Campus
Engineering Institute Of Technology

Join this interactive, LIVE ONLINE program, for 24 months part-time, to learn advanced skills and knowledge civil and structural engineering principles that can be applie ... [+]

Course at a Glance National Code - 52724WA Code: DCS Course Length: 24 Months Course taught in English Join this interactive, LIVE ONLINE program, for 24 months part-time, to learn: Advanced skills and knowledge civil and structural engineering principles that can be applied in a variety of workplaces The essential underpinning knowledge that guides a range of projects, including road, rail, and drainage systems, dams, harbors, bridges, buildings and other structures Practical skills in the design and drafting of engineering plans to international standards Skills in engineering management KEY BENEFITS OF THIS PROGRAM: Receive practical guidance from civil and structural engineering experts with real-world industry skills Gain credibility in your firm Develop new contacts in the industry Improve career prospects and income ... [-]
Australia Perth
February 2020
Part-time
24 months
Online
London South Bank University

BTEC Higher National Diploma in electrical engineering, enabling you to become rapidly established in your chosen field. ... [+]

Engineered success

BTEC HND Electrical and Electronic Engineering offer a broad base of core modules with the opportunity to select some modules in your second year. This will enable you to become rapidly established in your chosen field. You'll gain a lot of experience in using industry standard equipment and simulation packages.

The course starts with learning to design, construct and test many standard digital and analog circuits. Coverage then progresses to the design of multistage and programmable circuits for use in larger system applications, where computer and microprocessor interfacing becomes more important.

We offer the opportunity for all undergraduate Home/EU students to undertake a work placement, internship or work experience while studying a full-time course starting in September 2019.... [-]

United Kingdom London
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Campus
Sault College

By taking any one of our ever-popular electrical engineering programs, youll learn about the fascinating field of electricity and electronics. Youll also learn a wide arr ... [+]

Electrical Engineering Technician - Process Automation and Trades (4127) 2 Years - 4 Semesters Ontario College Diploma

Program Overview

Sault College`s Electrical Engineering Technician - Process Automation and Trades program is designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills required to pursue a career as an Electrical Engineering Technician and/or as an Industrial or Construction Electrician. Classroom instruction (semesters one through four) at Sault College will provide you with the basics of electricity and electronics as well as related subjects such as computer technology, industrial electronics, instrumentation, electrical machines, power electronics, and automated control systems. These skills will prepare you for a career in industrial environments with the electrical trades. Graduates will have a wide variety of skills including those required to install, test, modify, troubleshoot, and repair electrical systems. ... [-]

Canada Sault Ste. Marie
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Fanshawe College

The modern vehicle is a technical marvel on wheels. With computers and sophisticated power trains and engines, today's vehicles need tech-savvy professionals with special ... [+]

Overview

The modern vehicle is a technical marvel on wheels. With computers and sophisticated power trains and engines, today's vehicles need tech-savvy professionals with specialized skills to help keep them on the road. If a career that lets you get your hands dirty while keeping up-to-date on the many technical advances in vehicle manufacturing is important to you, the Motive Power Technician (Automotive) program will deliver the skills necessary for an in-demand career.

In our auto mechanic course, you'll learn all there is to know about internal combustion spark-ignition engines, power trains and related modern vehicle systems in cutting-edge shops and with state-of-the-art tools and diagnosing equipment. You'll also learn to communicate effectively, diagnose and solve problems logically and undertake responsible work tasks with minimum supervision in the pursuit of your mechanic certification.... [-]

Canada London Simcoe Saint Thomas Woodstock  + 1 More
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Barking & Dagenham College

Engineering is exciting, rewarding and creative. The great thing about being an engineer is that you will always be learning. Engineering is driving the economy. There ar ... [+]

Engineering is exciting, rewarding and creative. The great thing about being an engineer is that you will always be learning.

Engineering is driving the economy. There are almost 6 million employees in UK engineering companies - almost 20% of total UK employment. The UK will need 200,000 more people with engineering skills each year.

This qualification is equivalent to the second year of a degree qualification.

Engineers build the world around us including buildings, roads, bridges, schools, and hospitals. If you enjoy solving problems and coming up with great creative solutions, watch as your work gets seen and used by millions every day. Logical thinking, an aptitude for problem solving and flexibility are just some of the attributes that make a good engineer.... [-]

United Kingdom Dagenham
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Full-time
1 year
Campus
Teesside University

This distance learning instrumentation and control engineering HND course is a Teesside University award delivered under licence from Pearson by Teesside University Open ... [+]

Course overview

This distance learning instrumentation and control engineering HND course is a Teesside University award delivered under licence from Pearson by Teesside University Open Learning.

The Higher National Diploma (HND) Instrumentation and Control Engineering by Flexible Open Learning provides you with a programme of study over a range of disciplines to help you develop skills to progress your career through employment or further education at degree level.

The course is for learners who wish to work as technicians/technician engineers in instrumentation and control engineering design, manufacture, maintenance, testing or fault finding or the communications industries. It has been developed in consultation with local industry and combines theory and practical work with the focus being on industrial applications.... [-]

United Kingdom Middlesbrough
August 2020
Part-time
2 - 5 years
Online
Cambrian College

The mining industry is dynamic and ever-changing, and Cambrian's Mining Engineering Technician program will challenge you to explore why and how things work and to find i ... [+]

Overview

The mining industry is dynamic and ever-changing, and Cambrian's Mining Engineering Technician program will challenge you to explore why and how things work and to find innovative solutions to problems.

As you learn and live in one of the mining centres of the world, you will prepare to become part of mining engineering teams responsible for a wide range of projects involving surveying, drafting, design, environmental studies, industrial geological and geophysical fieldwork, ventilation, ground control, and supervision.

Industry-experienced faculty members will guide your progress and understanding through examples gained from industry experience, field trips in the renowned Sudbury basin, and hands-on demonstrations. You will benefit from a variety of experiential learning opportunities, including activities at an active mine site to gain a broad understanding of the various aspects of mining engineering as well as communication and leadership skills.... [-]

Canada Sudbury
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Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
Tecnológico de Monterrey (Educación Continua Presencial)

The objective of this program is to apply the tools and the fundamentals of industrial automation to industrial processes, using programmable logic controllers (PLC's) an ... [+]

objective

Apply the tools and the fundamentals of industrial automation to industrial processes, using programmable logic controllers (PLC's) and industrial networks as a communication element between industrial control elements and field devices.

Benefits of the programYou will obtain minimum knowledge required to select, install and implement a specific automation design.You will acquire the minimum skills necessary to handle the tools used in the area of ​​industrial automation, in particular, industrial communication technologies such as the AS-i, PROFIBUS and Ethernet field buses.You will increase the profits of your company by means of the reduction of costs for maintenance, installation and improvements of the operation of the system, and the modernization of the productive plant.You will practice what you have learned in the laboratory, doing industrial cutting problems.Addressed to... [-]
Mexico Monterrey Buenavista Santiago de Querétaro Aguascalientes  + 1 More
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Spanish
Full-time
Part-time
112 hours
Campus
Asturias Corporación Universitaria

The diploma in Occupational Health Audit and Management allows the student to acquire skills in a theoretical and practical way to develop work activities such as: admini ... [+]

Diploma in Management and Audit of Occupational Health (Virtual)

The diploma in Occupational Health Auditing and Management allows the student to acquire skills in a theoretical and practical way to develop work activities such as: administer, implement, improve and maintain occupational health and industrial safety systems.

Our graduates can perform successfully in the field of health with emphasis on the most important aspects related to the four disciplines on which the management of occupational safety and health is based.

Safety at WorkIndustrial hygieneWork MedicineErgonomics and PsychosociologyDouble international degree plus two Auditor Certificates:Diploma in Management a... [-]
Spain Madrid Colombia Bogotá
January 2020
Spanish
Part-time
130 hours
Online
Microfusa

The Diploma in Sound Engineering is a two-year course offered by Microfusa and designed to provide the students with widest possible range of skills and knowledge on reco ... [+]

Description

The Diploma in Sound Engineering is a two year course offered by Microfusa and designed to provide the students with widest possible range of skills and knowledge on recording, mixing, sound engineering and post-production for both audio-visual and musical media.

The best possible training and preparation is required in order to be professionally successful in the constantly evolving world of music and audio-visual technologies, and the experience we have acquired over the years in teaching audio technology, allows us to offer this comprehensive course to cater to this need.

These new technologies have revolutionised the world of audio-visual production, offering an ever wider range of professional possibilities; from television and radio, to the increasingly varied technologies of online content delivery systems and mobile applications, not to mention the vast and ever-expanding video game market. The number and sheer size of these domains, require highly trained and adaptable professionals able to adjust to changes in the market.... [-]

Spain Barcelona Madrid Spain Online
September 2019
Spanish
Full-time
2 years
Campus
University of Johannesburg

A qualifying student will be competent to apply technical knowledge, engineering principles and problem-solving techniques in the field of Electrical Engineering by opera ... [+]

Option: Electronic Engineering

A qualifying student will be competent to apply technical knowledge, engineering principles and problem-solving techniques in the field of Electrical Engineering by operating within the relevant standards and codes in collaboration with other members of the engineering team.

The qualified student will be able to register with the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA) as a Technician-in-Training in the field of Electrical Engineering.

Outcomes

Exit level Outcomes:

The qualifying student will be able to:

Practice Electrical Engineering activities and applications at the level expected of a Professional Technician (Engineering). Manage Electrical Engineering activities and applications at the level expected of a Professional Technician (Engineering). Admission Requirements and Selection Criteria A National Senior Certificate or an equivalent qualification of an equivalent standard. Refer to Faculty Regulation EB3 for the minimum admission requirements for the Senior Certificate (until 2008) and the National Senior Certificate (from 2009). N3 Certificate, with a minimum pass of 60% in Mathematics, Physical Science, Industrial Electronics and Electrotechnology, and a pass in two languages. Students who have passed suitable access programmes may be exempted from the minimum requirements. Experiential learning ... [-]
South Africa Johannesburg
January 2020
Full-time
3 - 4 years
Campus
Melbourne Polytechnic

Engineer your career for the future with the Civil Engineering stream of Melbourne Polytechnic's Diploma of Engineering Technology. Work on important infrastructure in th ... [+]

Engineer your career for the future with the Civil Engineering stream of Melbourne Polytechnic's Diploma of Engineering Technology. Work on important infrastructure in the community, bring your analytical and design skills and eye for accuracy to life.

Diverse range of opportunities in engineering

Civil engineering improves our environment and living standards with the design and construction of large works infrastructure. Career opportunities for skilled employees are plentiful in this thriving sector.

Possible career paths for drafting persons include:

design drafters engineering technical support urban planning assistant

Pathways to a successful career

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Australia Melbourne
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Full-time
1 year
Campus