Regulations - Interfaculty Programmes

Postgraduate Diploma in Energy – PGDipEnergy

The regulations for this postgraduate diploma are to be read in conjunction with all other relevant statutes and regulations including the Academic Statutes and Regulations.


1 In order to be admitted to this postgraduate diploma, a student needs to have:

a been enrolled in the Degree of Master of Energy


b passed at least 30 points for that degree


c been recommended for admission by the Dean or nominee.

Duration and Total Points Value

2 A student admitted to this postgraduate diploma must:

a pass courses with a total value of 120 points


b complete within the time limit specified in the General Regulations – Postgraduate Diplomas.

3 The total enrolment for this postgraduate diploma must not exceed 160 points.

Structure and Content

4 Of the 120 points required for this postgraduate diploma, a student must pass:

a 30 points: ENERGY 721, 722

b at least 60 points from courses listed in the Master of Energy Schedule, excluding ENERGY 785, 786, 794 and 795

c up to 30 points of approved 600 and 700 level courses.

5 A student admitted to this programme must complete the University of Auckland Academic Integrity Course as specified in the Enrolment and Programme Regulations, Academic Integrity, of the University Calendar.


6 This postgraduate diploma may be awarded with Distinction or Merit in accordance with the General Regulations – Postgraduate Diplomas.


7 In exceptional circumstances Senate or its representative may approve a personal programme which does not conform to these regulations.


8 These regulations have been amended with effect from 1 January 2018.