Study Civil & Mechanical Engineering at SIT


Study Engineering at SIT! We deliver a wide range of qualifications from level 3 Certificates to level 7 Graduate diplomas. Engineers find solutions to problems through investigation, design then delivery through manufacturing and installation. 

The Engineering Trades School Offers:

Beginners and Improves Welders short courses
New Zealand Certificate in Mechanical Engineering Level 3

The School of Advanced Engineering Offers:

The New Zealand Diploma in Engineering Level 6
The Bachelor of Engineering Technology Level 7
The Graduate Diploma in Engineering Technology Level 7

The school of advanced engineering include strands in Civil and Mechanical Engineering.

Available Courses


Staff Profile


Carlo Gabriel

Programme Manager, School of Advanced Engineering Technology

Carlo M. Gabriel graduated from Saint Louis University in 2005 and acquired his licensed mechanical engineer in the same year.

From 2016 to 2018, he worked as a Process Control Engineer in a company in New Zealand. Since 2017, he has been an Engineering Educator with the School of Advanced Engineering Technology, Southern Institute of Technology, New Zealand. He is also the Programme Manager of the School of Advanced Engineering Technology since 2020. He published various articles and presented research studies in various conferences both local and international. His research interests include articulated pneumatic processes and applications; industrial automation; manufacturing technology and processes; and engineering education. He is also a panel review member of Australasian Association of Engineering Education (AAEE) since 2019.

Carlo Gabriel is an official member and committee of Engineering New Zealand, Mechanical Engineering Group-NZ, Engineers Australia, and Australasian Association of Engineering Education.  Mr. Gabriel’s awards include OP/SIT Symposium Best Research presenter award in 2019, and the OP/SIT Symposium 2nd Best Research presenter award in 2020.