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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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Study a course that opens up exciting career opportunities in the food and drink industry. This course has been developed in collaboration with some of the UK's biggest food and drink manufacturing companies and best loved brands. You gain practical experience through paid industry placements and develop specialist expertise in food engineering, food manufacture efficiency and sustainability.

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H791

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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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Learn why engineering and technology are important to the sport industry and turn that understanding into a career on this professionally-focused course. You have opportunities to gain first-hand experience in industry with a year-long placement and commercially led final-year project.

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code C6G4

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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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Get a firm foundation in engineering and then specialise in automotive engineering on a course designed to give you a wide range of engineering skills ready for a quickly changing workplace. Benefit from industry-grade facilities and a one-year paid placement with partners that include General Motors, BMW and Rolls-Royce. 

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H330

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For professionals with an engineering background in computing or a related discipline such as electronic or electrical engineering, this masters course will equip you will the skills you need to move into computer and network engineering.  You learn about hardware and software aspects of computer network technologies and examine their design, specification and integration in a range of contexts.

Postgraduate

Full-time, Part-time

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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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This course is for people that want to study engineering or mathematics but do not have the usual A-level or equivalent mathematics qualification.

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code HG11

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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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Learn how to design, engineer, install and maintain computer systems and networks in well-equipped specialist computing labs. Then spend a paid placement year with one of our industrial partners gaining experience and professional skills.

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code HG66

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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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Benefit from excellent facilities on a course designed to produce professional and flexible mechanical engineers with Incorporated Engineer status from the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. In your third year, you can complete a paid placement with industry partners that include Cummins and EDF Energy.

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H303

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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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Study to become an aeronautical engineer on a course that offers you flexibility to develop your own career interests. Learn about the fundamentals of flight and aircraft design in excellent facilities that include a motion-enabled flight simulator. Then apply what you’ve learnt on a paid placement in industry.

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H410

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This course allows you to gain the latest knowledge and skills required of telecommunication and electronic engineers with an emphasis on hands-on learning. As well as developing your technical ability, the course focuses on building wider professional skills such as planning, research techniques and promoting innovation.

Postgraduate

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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Train for an engineering career working with new and emerging technologies on a course where graduates go on to work with internationally renowned companies like Rolls-Royce, Emhart Glass and Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications.

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H606

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Either become a technical specialist, or develop as a manager able to take on greater responsibility in industry and manufacturing. You develop core abilities in engineering and management with set modules in each. You then develop either or both these with optional modules in subjects including international product development and advanced manufacturing technology.

Postgraduate

Full-time, Part-time

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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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Study to become an engineer in an exciting industry, where demand for your skills is growing. Learn about the principles of flight and aircraft design in excellent facilities that include a specialist flight simulator. Then apply what you’ve learnt on a paid placement in industry.

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H415

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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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Study for a career as a product design engineer in excellent industry-standard computer-aided design (CAD) suites and workshops. During the course you develop your professional knowledge and experience with projects set by industry and the opportunity of a year-long placement earning around £14,000.

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H770

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Take advantage of one of the few MBAs aimed at mid-career professionals wishing to make the move to senior management within industrial and manufacturing organisations. You examine the latest business thinking and gain expert knowledge of engineering and technology issues and theories to become an effective senior manager in this sector.

Postgraduate

Full-time, Part-time

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Whether you’re a practicing engineer or a graduate, this course can help you to develop as a technical specialist or manager in industry and manufacturing. You study both management theory and technical aspects of mechanical engineering. You then learn to combine these new skills with your subject interest in a project to develop a new product for the global marketplace.

Postgraduate

Full-time, Part-time

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This course has achieved 94% overall student satisfaction in the latest 2014 National Student Survey (NSS) results released this month.Study on a course designed to help progress your career as an engineer in the rail industry. After a general first year, you can choose to specialise in signal engineering, civil and track engineering or electrical and mechanical engineering. The course is developed in conjunction with Network Rail and supported by Network Rail, Balfour Beatty and Amey.

Undergraduate

Part-time

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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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Learn how to identify, design and implement solutions to real-world electronics problems on a course known for producing industry-ready engineers. Follow in the footsteps of other students who have secured work placements or graduate jobs in major companies such as Tata Steel Europe, Kostal Ltd and Renishaw PLC.

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H610

Subject area

Completing this course enables you to convert your existing qualifications into an honours degree. It Increases the number of opportunities available to you in industry by building on your existing knowledge and experience and enhancing your qualifications.

Undergraduate

Part-time

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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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This well-established course has been designed in conjunction with industry to produce graduates with the skills in demand by employers. Gain the experience to prepare you for a highly paid career, including a placement with our industry partners like Rolls-Royce and Unilever.

Undergraduate

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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Study to become an engineer in an exciting industry, where demand for your skills is growing. Learn about the principles of flight and aircraft design in excellent facilities that include a specialist flight simulator. Then apply what you’ve learnt on a paid placement in industry.

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H414

Subject area

MEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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

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Get on the fast track to a career as a highly qualified engineer able to work at the highest level with new and emerging technologies. You study on a course where graduates go on to work with internationally renowned companies like the Tata Steel and Sony Ericsson. Subject to accreditation, this course also acts as your first step toward Chartered Engineer status.

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H600

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Develop your managerial and technical skills for the next step in your career with a masters course designed for mechanical and manufacturing engineers. You receive advanced tuition in areas of engineering tailored to your career needs, such as design, manufacturing and telecommunications. The course can also help you on your path towards Chartered Engineer status.

Postgraduate

Full-time, Part-time

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Study for a higher degree by research in our Materials and Engineering Research institute. You train in research methods and complete a high level research project in a research institute where 75 per cent of our staff were judged to be internationally leading.

Postgraduate

Full-time, Part-time

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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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This well-established course has been designed in conjunction with industry to produce graduates with the skills in demand by employers. Gain the experience to prepare you for a highly paid career, including a placement with our industry partners like Rolls-Royce and Unilever.

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H301

Subject area

Take your knowledge of materials engineering to an advanced level on this masters course. In addition to developing your technical abilities you also develop your managerial skills with modules aimed at helping you develop your career in roles with increased responsibility.

Postgraduate

Full-time, Part-time

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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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Gain the knowledge and skills needed to develop new and innovative materials vital for advancement in aerospace technology, healthcare and environmental engineering. You train in labs equipped with the latest industry standard equipment and gain valuable experience with one our 2,000 national and international placement providers, such as TATA Steel or Rolls -Royce.

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code J51C

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Study a course designed to help rail industry employees advance in their career. It has been designed for high-scoring apprentices to enable them to develop the engineering knowledge and skills needed to progress to the next level.

Undergraduate

Part-time

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This course is ideal if you are a practising engineer or recent graduate looking to open up exciting career opportunities in the food and drink industry. Designed in collaboration with some of the UK's biggest companies and supported by our Centre of Excellence for Food Engineering, it gives you the knowledge and skills to become a technical specialist in this growing sector.

Postgraduate

Full-time, Part-time

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Study to enhance your career prospects, gaining experience and proving to current and future employers that you are able to take on board new concepts. Completing this degree demonstrates that you can work successfully with new and emerging technologies, future-proofing your career options.

Undergraduate

Part-time

Subject area

Completing this course enables you to convert your existing qualifications into an honours degree. It Increases the number of opportunities available to you in industry by building on your existing knowledge and experience and enhancing your qualifications.

Undergraduate

Part-time

Subject area

Undergraduate

Part-time

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Graduate with knowledge and expertise to qualify towards chartered engineer status on this integrated masters level course. Benefit from excellent facilities and take the opportunity to significantly improve your career prospects and engineering leadership abilities.

Undergraduate

Part-time

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Designed in consultation with employers, this course has been created to enhance your engineering skills and knowledge. You study the underlying principles of engineering before specialising in mechanical engineering. Your studies are work based, meaning that what you learn is relevant to your workplace. After completing this course you can apply to gain a BEng honours degree.

Undergraduate

Part-time

Subject area

If you want to study engineering or mathematics but do not have the usual A-level or equivalent mathematics qualification this course is designed for you.

Undergraduate

Part-time

Subject area

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Gain the knowledge and skills needed to develop new and innovative materials vital for advancement in manufacturing industry, aerospace technology, healthcare and environmental engineering. You train in labs equipped with the latest industry standard equipment and learn about the properties and behaviour key engineering materials on atomic, nano, micro and macro scales.

Undergraduate

Part-time

Subject area

Learn how to identify, design and implement solutions to real-world electronics problems on a course known for producing industry-ready engineers. Follow in the footsteps of other students who have secured work placements or graduate jobs in major companies such as Tata Steel Europe, Kostal Ltd and Renishaw PLC.

Undergraduate

Part-time

Subject area

Completing this course enables you to convert your existing qualifications into an manufacturing engineering honours degree. It Increases the number of opportunities available to you in the engineering industry by building on your existing knowledge and experience and enhancing your qualifications.

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H790

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Gain the technical support of your employer to develop your knowledge and skills in materials engineering alongside your current professional role. There is always demand for new and improved engineering materials and this course gives you skills to develop these materials using advanced processing methods. 

Undergraduate

Part-time

Subject area

If you are already working full time as an engineer but would like to work towards registration as an engineer then this course is suited to you. The course fits around your work with part-time and work-based modules. You learn about core aspects of mechanical engineering such as thermodynamics and computer-aided design techniques.

Undergraduate

Part-time

Subject area

Graduate with knowledge and expertise that can contribute towards becoming a chartered engineer on this industry-accredited course. You benefit from excellent facilities and the opportunity to significantly improve your career prospects.

Undergraduate

Part-time

Subject area

Get on the fast track to a career as a highly qualified engineer able to work at the highest level with new and emerging technologies. You study on a course where graduates go on to work with internationally renowned companies like the Tata Steel and Sony Ericsson.

Undergraduate

Part-time

Subject area

Completing this course enables you to convert your existing qualifications into an electrical engineering honours degree. It Increases the number of opportunities available to you in industry by building on your existing knowledge and experience and enhancing your qualifications.

Undergraduate

Full-time

UCAS code H620

Subject area

Designed in consultation with employers, this course has been created to enhance your engineering skills and knowledge. You study the underlying principles of engineering before specialising in electrical engineering. Your studies are work based, meaning that what you learn is relevant to your current role. After completing this course you can apply to gain a BEng honours degree.

Undergraduate

Part-time

Subject area

This course has achieved 100% overall student satisfaction in the latest 2014 National Student Survey (NSS) results released this month.Designed in consultation with employers, this course has been created to enhance your engineering skills and knowledge. You study the underlying principles of engineering before specialising in manufacturing engineering. Your studies are work based, meaning that what you learn is relevant to your workplace. After completing this course you can apply to gain a BEng honours degree.

Undergraduate

Part-time

Subject area

Study at the cutting edge of sports engineering and learn how to apply advanced engineering techniques to the research and development of sports technologies. This course is taught by the Centre for Sports Engineering Research, one of the largest hubs of sports engineering research in the world.

Postgraduate

Full-time, Part-time

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Develop your skills in managing global and international supply chains on this accredited course. As a SAP University Alliance member, SAP software modules give you practical experience and you can take examinations which lead to SAP qualifications. Industry research projects and industry visits and speakers enhance your learning experience.

Postgraduate

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Gain the skills and confidence needed to be a successful teacher of pupils of all abilities. Through study and teaching placements, you develop the skills, knowledge and enthusiasm needed to teach pupils with a range of abilities in both secondary school and college settings.

Postgraduate

Full-time

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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

Full-time

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BEng (Honours) Mechanical and Automotive Engineering

Part-time

This course is no longer recruiting

Undergraduate

Part-time

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