What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
AAB including A in Mathematics and B in a second science or technology subject. Alternative A level offer: BEng: ABB including A in Mathematics and B in one other science or technology subject plus one of the following: grade A in an EPQ grade B in the Welsh Baccalaureate Skills Challenge Certificate grade M1 in Cambridge Pre-U Global Perspectives
AB in Advanced Highers including A in Mathematics and B in one other science or technology subject plus AAABB in Scottish Highers.
Obtain D*D*D* in the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma (QCF) in Engineering, including Distinctions in Mathematics for Engineering Technicians and Further Mathematics for Engineering Technicians. Obtain D*DD in the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma (QCF) in Engineering, including Distinctions in Mathematics for Engineering Technicians and Further Mathematics for Engineering Technicians, plus grade A in AS level Mathematics. Obtain DDD in the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma (QCF) in Engineering, including Distinctions in Mathematics for Engineering Technicians and Further Mathematics for Engineering Technicians, plus grade A in A level Mathematics. Obtain D*DD in the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma (QCF) in Applied Science, IT or Music Technology/Production plus grade A in A level Mathematics. In additional to our essential GCSE requirements in English we also require: grade B or 4 in GCSE Mathematics and two science subjects. If you are studying towards a Cambridge Technical Level 3 Extended Diploma or a new specification BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (RQF), please contact us for guidance.
36 points overall and 6, 6, 5 in three Higher Level subjects including 6 in Mathematics and 5 in one other science or technology subject.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 136 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers75%
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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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Gain the theoretical and practical skills in power generation and distribution to pursue a career in electrical power industries. Our course develops your expertise in areas where power engineers are in demand such as smart grids, micro-generation and renewable energy. Your first two years provide you with a grounding in the principles of electrical engineering science before specialising in power engineering. You'll develop an understanding of the technical, industrial and economic challenges of designing and manufacturing modern electrical power devices. Combining theory and practice, you’ll learn how to use advanced technologies to conceptualise, design and operate power and energy systems. Group and individual projects give you the chance to work on specialist topics like smart metering, electrical drives, or advanced signal processing. The technical, teamwork and management experience you gain will prepare you for a career in the power industry. Our partnership with the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) Power Academy gives you access to scholarships and placements with top companies.
At Bath we are known for excellence in teaching and research, a superb student experience, and providing outstanding preparation for the workplace. Bath is a top five UK university (Guardian University Guide 2018) and ranked Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework. All our degrees offer placement options and 86% of our employed first degree graduates move into top-level jobs.
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