We recognise tertiary qualifications in engineering or engineering geology from New Zealand and overseas.
To join as an Emerging Professional or Member, your qualification needs to be in an engineering or engineering geology discipline.
Geology and computing/information technology degrees are only recognised if they are in an engineering or engineering geology discipline.
To join as an Emerging Professional or Member, your qualification needs to be at a tertiary level.
- Undergraduate – Diploma, Bachelor’s Degree, Bachelor Honours Degree
- Postgraduate – Graduate Diploma, Postgraduate Diploma, Master’s Degree, Doctoral Degree
Trade certificates aren’t recognised.
New Zealand or overseas
Your qualification can be from New Zealand or overseas.
To join as an Emerging Professional or Member, your qualification doesn’t need to be Washington, Sydney or Dublin Accord-accredited.
To become Chartered you need to have a Washington, Sydney or Dublin Accord-accredited qualification or equivalence.
Don’t have a recognised qualification?
Affiliate Membership is open to anyone with an interest in engineering and technology – you don’t need to have a recognised qualification.
If you have experience as an engineer, you may have gained equivalent engineering knowledge.