Postgraduate Diploma Programs in Engineering Studies

A postgraduate diploma is designed for students who have received an undergraduate degree and want to expand their knowledge in their study area. Achieving this diploma often leads directly to a job in a related field. What is a postgraduate diploma in engineering studies? This program provides students with the skills and advanced understanding of engineering principles by focusing on analytical… Read more

A postgraduate diploma is designed for students who have received an undergraduate degree and want to expand their knowledge in their study area. Achieving this diploma often leads directly to a job in a related field.

What is a postgraduate diploma in engineering studies? This program provides students with the skills and advanced understanding of engineering principles by focusing on analytical and technological methods. Many programs will focus on electrical, mechanical or electronic engineering, although some will focus on engineering management as well. Each program will have its own teaching methods, but often the curriculum will consist of classroom lectures, computer-based assignments and project work. After completing this program, some students will start looking for a career while others may choose to pursue their master’s degree.

There are numerous benefits to pursuing an engineering diploma. It provides valuable skills, such as communication, project development and team-building, that will enhance students’ careers. Earning this advanced designation also helps graduates find competitive jobs in the field.

When considering which school to attend, cost is often a major factor for students. Because tuition can vary depending on school location, program length and other factors, students are encouraged to ask the schools directly about specific costs. Financial aid may also be available for those on a particular budget.

There are numerous career opportunities for those with a postgraduate diploma in engineering. Depending on the program focus, graduates may look for a career in agriculture, aerospace, automotive, electronics, software, nuclear, biomedical, computer or mining. Just some of the potential job functions may include technical sales, research, consulting and management. Hiring employers vary from large engineering organizations to smaller specialized companies.

Using our online database to research schools is easy and takes just a few minutes. 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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UC Riverside Extension
Riverside, USA

Take the lead with your industry's latest innovations, while building on your existing knowledge as an engineer. This program allows you to continue your academic journey, pro ... +

Take the lead with your industry's latest innovations, while building on your existing knowledge as an engineer. This program allows you to continue your academic journey, provides work experience, and builds your confidence to take your place as a global leader in engineering. -
Postgraduate Diploma
Full-time
34 weeks
English
28 Sep 2020
Campus
 
ICP International College Portsmouth
Portsmouth, United Kingdom

The postgraduate pathway is for students who do not meet the traditional entry requirements for Stage 1 (Master's Degree) or who would benefit from additional academic prepara ... +

The postgraduate pathway is for students who do not meet the traditional entry requirements for Stage 1 (Master's Degree) or who would benefit from additional academic preparation. Students can begin their postgraduate pathway at ICP and graduate from the University of Portsmouth with a world-class qualification. -
Postgraduate Diploma
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Westford University College
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates +15 More

With a core management curriculum covering a variety of technical aspects, this course in Engineering Management offers early-career.

With a core management curriculum covering a variety of technical aspects, this course in Engineering Management offers early-career. -
Postgraduate Diploma
Part-time
12 weeks
Campus
Online
 
Innovation & Entrepreneurship Business School
Barcelona, Spain

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Postgraduate Diploma
Full-time
Part-time
10 months
Spanish
Online
 
MLA College
Plymouth, United Kingdom

This postgraduate qualification combines the essential skills that a senior hydrographic professional should poses, such as critical thinking and analysis, alongside communica ... +

This postgraduate qualification combines the essential skills that a senior hydrographic professional should poses, such as critical thinking and analysis, alongside communication, and management & leadership, with an academic examination of the key disciplines within hydrography. -
Postgraduate Diploma
Part-time
3 years
English
Aug 2020
Online
 
RUBIKA
Valenciennes, France

This unique specialization in France aims to provide business organizations, project managers in charge of the design process at the operational and strategic plan.

This unique specialization in France aims to provide business organizations, project managers in charge of the design process at the operational and strategic plan. -
Postgraduate Diploma
Full-time
2 years
French
Campus
 
Atlântica
Barcarena, Portugal

In order to respond to the training needs of the professionals who work in this area, the new PG in Composite Materials offers a compact and post-work schedule, which consists ... +

In order to respond to the training needs of the professionals who work in this area, the new PG in Composite Materials offers a compact and post-work schedule, which consists of specific modules in Composite Materials, where topics such as production, repair and recycling of composite materials, design of laminated composites, namely sizing and connections. -
Postgraduate Diploma
Part-time
72 hours
Portugisian
Campus
 
Institute of Technology Sligo
Sligo, Ireland

This on-line part-time programme is aimed at preparing engineering graduates including local authority engineers, consultants and contractors with the knowledge, skills and co ... +

This on-line part-time programme is aimed at preparing engineering graduates including local authority engineers, consultants and contractors with the knowledge, skills and competences required for an accredited postgraduate award in road and transport engineering. -
Postgraduate Diploma
Online & Campus Combined
Part-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
UC Riverside Extension
Riverside, USA

Gain a thorough understanding of American business practices, and learn about the latest developments in bioengineering from UCR faculty. This program gives you advanced exper ... +

Gain a thorough understanding of American business practices, and learn about the latest developments in bioengineering from UCR faculty. This program gives you advanced expertise and offers you an internship in a bioengineering company. -
Postgraduate Diploma
Full-time
34 weeks
English
28 Sep 2020
Campus
 

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