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International: £13,250 per year
- Gain the skills and knowledge needed to advance in your career.
- Gain practical laboratory skills and experience.
- Study on a course designed to meet the requirements of industrial manufacturers.
- Convert your previous qualification into a full honours degree.
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 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 maintain them.
How you learn
Course leaders and tutors
You learn through
- problem solving tutorials or seminars
- computer based learning
- open learning materials
- project and laboratory work
- workshop activities to develop practical engineering skills
- problem based learning
- independent study
- self or group directed learning
Industry needs specialist graduate engineers capable of applying advanced techniques to a range of disciplines. This course prepares you for a career in
- automation and robotics
- electrical energy
- industrial instrumentation and control
- other industries
Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) on behalf of the Engineering Council for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as an Incorporated Engineer and partly meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.
Where will I study?
You study at City Campus
City Campus is located in the heart of Sheffield, within minutes of the train and bus stations.City Campus map
Adsetts Library is located on our City Campus. It's open 24 hours a day, every day.Learn more
Equipment and facilities
- modern laboratories
- state-of-the-art software and equipment
- highly experienced and knowledgeable staff
BTEC Higher National Diploma or a Foundation Degree in a relevant subject, or equivalent.
Please note the University will only admit students who are aged 18 at the point of enrolment.
Additional information for EU/International students
If you are an International or non-UK European student, you can find out more about the country specific qualifications we accept on our international qualifications page. You can also watch a video guide on how to apply.
For details of English language entry requirements (IELTS), please see the information for 'All students'.
The modules for 2019/20 may vary to those given below, which are for academic year 2018/19
|Module: Automation And Robotics||Credits: 20||
|Module: Control Systems Engineering||Credits: 20||
|Module: Electrical Power Systems||Credits: 20||
|Module: Final Year Project (Eec - Ieng Route)||Credits: 40||
|Module: Electronic Engineering Applications||Credits: 20||
|Module: Power Electronics And Renewable Energy||Credits: 20||
Fees and funding
Our tuition fee for UK/EU students starting full-time undergraduate study in 2019/20 is £9,250 per year.
† If you are studying an undergraduate course, postgraduate pre-registration course or postgraduate research course over more than one academic year then your tuition fees may increase in subsequent years in line with Government regulations or UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) published fees. More information can be found in our terms and conditions under student fees regulations.
Our tuition fee for international students starting full-time study in 2019/20 is £13,250 per year.
Financial support for home/EU students
How tuition fees work, student loans and other financial support available.
Additional course costs
This link allows you to view estimated costs associated with the main activities on specific courses. These are estimates and, as such, are only an indication of additional course costs. Actual costs can vary greatly depending on the choices you make during your course.Additional costs for Engineering courses (PDF)
Any offer of a place to study is subject to your acceptance of the University’s Terms and Conditions and Student Regulations.
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