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Engineering

We offer engineering courses in aerospace, automotive, computer-aided design, design technology, electrical and electronics, energy, forensics, manufacturing, mechanical, product design and sport technology.

The variety of engineering courses reflects the range of skills, experience and facilities in our engineering department. We enable you to develop your practical skills and theoretical understanding in a professional environment. The work of our two research institutes informs our teaching and both received the top award in the latest Research Assessment Exercise.

Our engineering courses are designed in consultation with leading companies to ensure you develop the knowledge and skills required by industry. Many of our courses are accredited by relevant professional bodies, which is the first step towards becoming a Chartered Engineer.


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This unique course has been developed to prepare you for a career in the food and drink industry, the UK’s largest manufacturing sector. By replicating real-life scenarios, you learn to create new systems and processes to deliver safe, competitive and innovative food and drink products. The course applies the core of mechanical engineering to the... More information

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Full-time

UCAS code H791

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Extended Degree Programme Engineering and Mathematics

First year of a full-time four year degree (or five years with one year work placement)

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If you do not have the usual A level or equivalent qualifications, successfully completing this one year course allows you to continue on to an engineering or mathematics degree. It is ideal for • mature students who have been out of education for some time or do not have relevant qualifications • school leavers with A levels or equivalent... More information

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code HG11

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BEng (Honours) Automotive Engineering

Four years full-time (including one year work placement) or three years full-time

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Learn the fundamental principles of engineering before specialising in automotive engineering. With this broad subject knowledge, you become more adaptive to the requirements of the modern engineering workplace. You are better placed to tackle the problems faced by many companies whose manufacturing processes rely on co-ordinating individual... More information

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H330

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Ideal for you if you are a professional with a background in computer engineering, communication systems or electronic/electrical engineering, this course gives you the skills and knowledge needed to move into computer networking. It is particularly useful for people working in companies that rely on constant innovation in electronics, computer... More information

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BSc (Honours) Sport Technology

Four years full-time (including one year work placement) or three years full-time

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Develop your knowledge and understanding of sports technology, as well as the key analytical skills and personal qualities you need for a successful career in this area. On this professionally focused course, you study everything from manufacturing and marketing a product to using suitable instrumentation to check product and athletic... More information

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code C6G4

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BEng (Honours) Engineering (Mechanical)

Four years full-time (including one year work placement) or three years full-time

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You gain the specialist academic knowledge and complementary professional and personal skills needed to work in the mechanical engineering industry or to specialise in research and development.You develop your intellectual and practical skills to design solutions to real problems. The hands-on nature of the course ensures that theoretical... More information

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H303

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BEng (Honours) Computer and Network Engineering

Four years full-time (including one year work placement) or three years full-time

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This course emphasises the need to be adaptable to the constantly evolving systems and changing needs of the computer and networking industry. You learn to design, develop, install, maintain and monitor computer systems and computer networks for many areas of industry and commerce. You learn in specialist labs comprising • four dedicated network... More information

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Full-time

UCAS code HG66

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BSc (Honours) Aeronautical Engineering

Four years full-time (including one year work placement) or three years full-time

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Train as an engineer ready to work in aeronautical fields as diverse as research and development, product design and innovation and the manufacture and maintenance of components and systems. The knowledge and core skills you gain apply to a wide range of engineering industries and commerce, increasing your employment opportunities.You begin by... More information

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Full-time

UCAS code H410

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The increased need for communications in modern day society has led to the development of a complex global communication infrastructure that uses the latest wireless and wired technologies for the communication of information.To keep up with the increasing demands placed on this infrastructure requires engineers with the latest knowledge of and... More information

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Full-time, Part-time

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BEng (Honours) Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Four years full-time (including one year work placement) or three years full-time

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Study for a career at the highest level of engineering, on a well-respected course designed to put you on the path to chartered engineer status. If you are interested in how and why things work, we can help you develop the problem-solving skills and knowledge needed to answer these questions. You study a range of electrical and electronic... More information

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Full-time

UCAS code H606

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This course is for engineers or graduates who want to become technical specialists or managers in industrial and manufacturing companies.It increases your career potential by improving your • knowledge and experience of engineering• technical and problem solving skills• management skills• ability to take on greater responsibility This course helps... More information

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Full-time, Part-time

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BSc (Honours) Product Design

Four years full-time (including one year work placement) or three years full-time

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Gain the skills needed to play a central role in designing, engineering and developing products, processes and services as a product design engineer. These include design creativity, manufacturing, testing and marketing. On this course, you learn to design, engineer and prototype working products through • drawings • models • engineering... More information

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H770

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BEng (Honours) Aerospace Engineering

Four years full-time (including one year work placement) or three years full-time

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Train for a career at the highest level of engineering, with the skills and knowledge required to work in product development or senior management within the aerospace industries. As a graduate you benefit from a growing demand for trained engineers in the aerospace industry. And because the course equips you with core mechanical engineering... More information

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Full-time

UCAS code H415

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This course is one of a very few aimed at mid-career professionals wishing to make the move to senior management within industrial and manufacturing organisations.We designed it to provide the business expertise essential for senior managers by combining specific engineering subjects with managing technology and manufacturing systems. You examine... More information

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BEng (Honours) Electronic Engineering

Four years full-time (including one year work placement) or three years full-time

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Gain the specialised technical skills needed by employers in the electronics industries on this professionally focused course. To provide you with the skills required for the workplace, you work on individual projects involving product development, demonstrations and technical reporting. You study • computing and electronic systems • principles of... More information

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H610

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This course is for practicing engineers or graduates who want to become technical specialists or managers in industrial and manufacturing companies.It increases your career potential by improving your• knowledge and experience of mechanical engineering• technical and problem solving skills• management skills• ability to take on greater... More information

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Foundation degrees bring together employers, universities and colleges to design and deliver courses that target specific employment sectors. They provide the skills and knowledge you need to succeed in today’s workplace.We developed this course jointly with Network Rail and other rail employers who have responsibility for track renewals and... More information

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BEng (Honours) Mechanical Engineering

Four years full-time (including one year work placement) or three years full-time

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You gain the specialist academic knowledge and complementary professional and personal skills needed to work in the mechanical engineering industry or specialise in research and development. You develop your intellectual skills to analyse and solve mechanical engineering problems and to design creative and innovative products and devices using... More information

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Full-time

UCAS code H300

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MEng Aerospace Engineering

Five years full-time (including one year work placement) or four years full-time

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Train for a career at the highest level of engineering, with the skills and knowledge required to work in product development or senior management within the aerospace industries. As a graduate you benefit from a growing demand for trained engineers in the aerospace industry. And because the course equips you with core mechanical engineering... More information

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H414

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MEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Five years full-time (including one year work placement) or four years full-time

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Study for a career at the highest level of engineering, in product development or senior management, on this well respected course. If you are interested in how and why things work, we can help you develop the problem solving skills and knowledge needed to answer these questions. You study a range of electrical and electronic engineering... More information

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H600

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Engineering is constantly changing, and graduates often need to deepen their technical skills and understanding.This course is especially relevant for mechanical and manufacturing engineers and technicians wishing to broaden their industrial and managerial skills. It is ideal for continuing professional development and updating technical skills.... More information

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Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and Master of Philosophy (MPhil)A higher degree by research involves training in research methods and systematic, high level study of a research project. The nature of the work and the time it takes to finish the research means a research degree is demanding and needs great commitment.You must present your results in a... More information

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MEng Mechanical Engineering

Five years full-time (including one year work placement) or four years full-time

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Gain a significant advantage in the engineering job market by fulfilling the academic requirements of Chartered Engineer (CEng) level. Employers know you have the additional knowledge, professional expertise and personal skills that will make you an asset in the workplace. You develop your intellectual skills to analyse and solve mechanical... More information

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H301

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This course is for practising engineers or graduates who want to become technical specialists or managers in industrial and manufacturing companies.It increases your career potential by improving your • knowledge and experience of materials engineering• technical and problem solving skills• management skills• ability to take on greater... More information

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Full-time, Part-time

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This top-up award is ideal if you have a HND or foundation degree and wish to develop your award to degree level studying part time. It prepares you for a career in an industry where there a demand for engineers with a sound knowledge of engineering applications, as well as people who understand the necessary techniques to develop, test and... More information

Undergraduate

Part-time

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This course is ideal if you are already employed in a relevant area of work by one of the existing approved sponsoring companies. This ensures that you can complete the necessary work-based learning and assessments. Other suitable companies may be able to become approved sponsors.Relevant areas of work typically include • signal engineering •... More information

Undergraduate

Part-time

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This top-up award is suitable for you if you have a HND or foundation degree and wish to develop your award to degree level. It prepares you for a career in an industry where there a demand for engineers with a sound knowledge of engineering applications, as well as people who understand the necessary techniques to develop, test and maintain... More information

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H790

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BEng (Honours) Materials Engineering

Four years full-time (including one year work placement) or three years full-time

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Materials science and engineering influences our lives each time we use any device, machine or structure. This course gives you the knowledge and skills to tackle engineering challenges such as • developing energy efficient and environmentally friendly machines and structures • more efficient engines • more powerful computers • lighter civil... More information

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code J51C

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If you want an exciting and varied career as a professional engineer this course is for you.  You need to be motivated, inquisitive and want a challenge. Engineers are interested in why and how things happen, and how things work. We help you develop your problem solving skills, to convert ideas into practical solutions. Throughout this course you... More information

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Part-time

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Study the broadest of the engineering disciplines, gaining a strong foundation in mathematics, followed by in-depth education in the engineering sciences of • materials • mechanics • thermodynamics • fluids engineering • dynamics • control. This course emphasises both analysis and design while accompanying laboratory courses give you hands on... More information

Undergraduate

Part-time

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This course has been designed in consultation with a number of employers. They have expressed a need for engineering technicians with specialist knowledge, but with an appreciation of the engineering challenges across the various engineering disciplines. It is for people currently working in engineering and provides you with the flexibility to... More information

Undergraduate

Part-time

Subject area

Gain a significant advantage in the engineering job market by fulfilling the academic requirements of Chartered Engineer (CEng) level. Employers know you have the additional knowledge, professional expertise and personal skills that will make you an asset in the workplace. You develop your intellectual skills to analyse and solve mechanical... More information

Undergraduate

Part-time

Subject area

If you do not have the usual A-level or equivalent qualifications, successfully completing this two-year course allows you to continue on to an engineering or mathematics degree. It is ideal for mature students who have been out of education for some time, or do not have relevant qualifications, and school leavers with A-levels or equivalent... More information

Undergraduate

Part-time

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Materials lie at the heart of engineering design and increasingly they control its advancement. This course focuses on understanding the structure, properties, processing and performance of materials, including the development of new or improved materials and advanced processing methods. These are critical links between the design and the... More information

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Part-time

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All organisations from hospitals and factories to banks, offices and small industrial concerns, have become increasingly dependent on electronic technology in its many forms, such as in the production process, administration or financial control. This course trains you in the specialised technical skills, which are required by employers in these... More information

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Part-time

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Understand the structure, properties, processing and performance of materials and learn how to develop new or improved materials using advanced processing methods. You also study the critical links between designing and creating new products, processes and structures. Materials engineers continue to lead all of these and many other areas of... More information

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Part-time

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Prepare for a fulfilling and well-rewarded career as mechanical engineer on this accredited course. As a student, you gain a significant advantage in the engineering job market from day one, by fulfilling partially the academic requirements for Chartered Engineer (CEng) level. Employers know you have sound knowledge and a variety of skills that... More information

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Part-time

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We designed this course for people in full-time employment in mechanical engineering who want to work towards registration as a professional engineer.In addition to the industry you currently work in you learn about the role of mechanical engineers in industries including • transport • communications • raw materials • energy • aerospace • brewing... More information

Undergraduate

Part-time

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This top-up award is ideal if you have a HND or foundation degree and wish to develop your award to degree level studying part-time. It prepares you for a career in an industry where there is a demand for engineers with a sound knowledge of engineering applications, as well as people who understand the necessary techniques to develop, test and... More information

Undergraduate

Part-time

Subject area

This course is for people wanting a career at the highest level of engineering, in product development or senior management.We look for students who are motivated, inquisitive and want a challenge. You need to be interested in why and how things happen, and how things work. We help you develop problem solving skills to answer these questions. You... More information

Undergraduate

Part-time

Subject area

This course has been designed in consultation with a number of employers. They have expressed a need for engineering technicians with specialist knowledge, but with an appreciation of the engineering challenges across the various engineering disciplines. It is for people currently working in engineering and provides you with the flexibility to... More information

Undergraduate

Part-time

Subject area

This course has been designed in consultation with a number of employers. They have expressed a need for engineering technicians with specialist knowledge, but with an appreciation of the engineering challenges across the various engineering disciplines. It is for people currently working in engineering and provides you with the flexibility to... More information

Undergraduate

Part-time

Subject area

This top-up award is suitable for you if you have a HND or foundation degree and wish to develop your award to degree level. It prepares you for a career in an industry where there a demand for engineers with a sound knowledge of engineering applications, as well as people who understand the necessary techniques to develop, test and maintain... More information

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H620

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If you are a high-achieving graduate in engineering and the physical sciences, learn to develop and apply your technical knowledge to the world of sport. The course gives you the skills and knowledge to work at the cutting edge of research and development in the sports equipment industry.More than ever, the world of sport is intimately connected... More information

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Gain the latest technical skills, as well as the ambition and determination to improve and change the industry on a postgraduate course with strong links business. You develop your understanding of current best practice in the theory and application of leading processes and systems in logistics, operations engineering and global supply chain... More information

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This secondary teacher training course leads to qualified teacher status (QTS) and equips you to teach engineering and design and technology in secondary schools and post-16 colleges.On the course you• enhance your subject knowledge, understanding and skills.• learn how to teach engineering and design and technology.• learn about the wider role of... More information

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MSc Mobile Computing Applications

Full-time, Part-time

This course is no longer recruiting

Postgraduate

Full-time, Part-time

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PGCE Design and Technology (two year route)

Full-time

This course has been replaced by a one year Subject Knowledge Enhancement course (SKE) followed by a one year PGCE course. The Subject Knowledge enhancement is a 36 week course designed to develop your Design and Technology subject knowledge and understanding up to a secure enough level to enter a one year PGCE course.

Postgraduate

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BEng (Honours) Mechanical and Automotive Engineering

Part-time

This course is no longer recruiting

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Part-time

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