What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
88 UCAS points to include pass in Maths or Physics at AS Level.
88 UCAS tariff points to include one Advanced Higher and Maths or Physics at Higher level plus SQA Credit standard grade / Intermediate 2 at grade 3 in English and Maths or SQA National 5 grade C in English and Maths.
Acceptable subjects: Any Engineering to include Mathematics for Engineering Technicians unit at Merit (Unit 4). Applied Science to include the following units: Unit 7 - Mathematical Calculations for Science Unit 8 - Using Statistics in Science Unit 14 - Energy Changes, Sources and Applications Unit 17 - Electrical Circuits and their Applications Plus one from the following: Unit 22 - Chemical Laboratory Techniques Unit 26 - Industrial Chemical Reactions Unit 27 - Chemical Periodicity and its Applications
To include three Higher Level subjects at grades 5,5,4 and Maths at Standard Level grade 5 plus Higher Level grade 3 or Standard Level grade 4 in English.
88 UCAS tariff points to include 1 GCE Advanced Level or an equivalent qualification and AS Level Maths or Physics plus GCSE English and Mathematics at grade C/grade 4 or equivalent.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 88 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers73%
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Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
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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This course is aimed at students who do not have the necessary mathematics or science qualifications for registration directly onto an Engineering degree course. It will enable progression to an Engineering degree here at Bradford. The main features of the course are the study of physics, mechanics and pure mathematics, which give an excellent grounding in the subjects necessary for your chosen specialism. Successful completion enables you to go onto the first year of any of the following BEng courses: ◾Biomedical Engineering ◾Chemical Engineering ◾Civil and Structural Engineering ◾Mechanical Engineering
Foundation Year: Foundation Mathematics 1 (core) Foundation Mathematics 2 (core) Foundation Mechanics (core) Foundation Physics (core) Fundamentals of Materials (core) Information and Communication Technology (core)
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