Mechanical Engineering (Extended), BEng Hons

Subject Area
Engineering
Level
University
University of Greenwich
City
Greenwich, London

Our extended degree in mechanical engineering starts with a foundation year to prepare you for degree-level study. After your first year, you study the modules from our three-year course.

The degree covers areas such as structural mechanics, electrical circuits, fluids and powder dynamics, and thermodynamics. At the end of the course, you should be equipped for a career as a professional mechanical engineer in areas such as high-value manufacturing and the automotive and aerospace industries.

The course is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology, indicating that this degree provides ideal preparation for aspiring professional engineers.

Duration

  • 4 years full-time
  • 8 years part-time
  • 5 years sandwich

Start month

September

UK/international fees

2019/2020 fees

£9,250 / £13,000

2020/2021 fees

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What you should know about this course

  •  Gain project-based, learning skills from the first year of study
  •  Benefit from our strong links to local industry (e.g. Ford, Delphi, BAE Systems, Cummins Power Generation, Southern Water, South Eastern Trains)
  •  Gain experience and knowledge for a wide range of jobs
  •  You’ll study at the only university in Kent to offer a full range of engineering courses with the use of specialist labs.

Entry requirements

If you are 

Typical offer: 64 Points

Qualifications: three A-levels / Extended Diploma / combination of A-level and Diploma / A-levels and Extended Certificate

Subjects:

  • A-level: 16 Points from mathematics, a physical science or a numerate subject. General Studies/Level 3 Key Skills not accepted.
  • BTEC National: Extended Diploma in Engineering (required: Calculus to Solve Engineering Problems (Unit 7) and Further Engineering Mathematics (Unit 8), both at Pass) or related subject.
  • A-level and BTEC National: Diploma/Extended Certificate in Engineering and 16 Points from A-level mathematics if Units 7 and/or 8 are not included.
  • A-level and BTEC National: Diploma/Extended Certificate in Applied Science and 16 Points from A-level mathematics.
  • Plus GCSEs in English language, mathematics, and one science subject at grade C / 4 or above. We also accept equivalent qualifications at Level 2, such as Functional Skills in mathematics and English.

We will also consider:

  • AS-levels along with A2-levels
  • Alternative qualifications at Level 3, such as OCR Cambridge Technicals, AQA Tech-level, the International Baccalaureate and Access to Engineering
  • Appropriate qualifications such as an HNC, HND or Foundation Degree, with which you may be able to enter this degree in Year 2.

For more information, contact courseinfo@greenwich.ac.uk or 020 8331 9000.

You can also read our admissions policy.

Further information about entry

We welcome applications from mature students.

Available to overseas students?

Yes

 

Year 0

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

Year 1

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

Year 2

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

Year 3

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

Students are required to choose 45 credits from this list of options.

Students are required to choose 15 credits from this list of options.

Fees and funding

Your time at university should be enjoyable, rewarding, and free of unnecessary stress. Planning your finances before you come to university can help to reduce financial concerns. We can offer advice on living costs and budgeting, as well as on awards, allowances and loans.

2019/2020 fees

 Full-time (per year)Part-time (per 30 credits)
Home£9,250 *Pro-rata full-time fee *
International£13,000 *

2020/2021 fees

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