What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
Three A Levels at BBB with a B in Mathematics and B in Physics; or a B in Design & Technology; or a B in Engineering.
Four Highers at ABBB. AB required in Mathematics and Physics / Technological Studies. If applicant presents with H in Technological Studies instead of Physics, Mathematics must be A grade.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 120 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers91%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial supportNot available
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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Level 1: Engineering mathematics and computing; materials and mechanics; energy conversion; engineering communication design and practice; applied mechanics; electrical circuits and devices. Level 2: Engineering mathematics; materials and structures; electronics and microprocessors; fluid mechanics and thermodynamics; electrical and mechanical systems; engineering design and practice. Level 3: Engineering mathematics; engineering design and practice; electromechanical systems; circuits, signals and systems; microcontrollers and their applications; approved European language; economics, resource and safety management; at least 3 courses from: communications engineering; electrical power engineering; digital electronic systems; software engineering; approved European language. Level 4: Engineering project; electromechanical systems; circuits, signals and systems; microcontrollers and applications; and at least 3 courses from: safety and reliability engineering; advanced control engineering; electrical power engineering; electrical machines and drives; communications engineering; optical engineering; analogue VLSI or digital VLSI; analogue electronic systems; signal processing; artificial intelligence in engineering; approved course; engineering design and practice; 1 new course from: electrical power engineering; digital electronic systems; software engineering; communications engineering; engineering management; functions of management; approved course; or engineering project abroad; suitable candidates may transfer to the MEng in the 1st 2 years.
Founded in 1495 we're one of the oldest UK universities, offering over 600 undergraduate courses. Teaching is organised into three colleges: College of Life Sciences and Medicine, Physical Sciences and Arts and Social Sciences. A place in halls is normally guaranteed to first-year students on or within walking distance of the main teaching site.
How you'll spend your time
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|Lectures / seminars||42%||46%||44%||21%|
- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
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- Written exams
- Practical exams
Accredited by the Institute of Measurement and Control (InstMC) on behalf of the Engineering Council for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as an Incorporated Engineer and partially meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.
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 partially meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
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