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Oxford Brookes University

12 months
15200 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Engineering programme at the Oxford Brookes University prepares you for degrees in Mechanical, Motorsport and Automotive Engineering.


The Engineering programme at the Oxford Brookes University combines technical expertise with creativity and imagination. We develop your technological knowledge before you enter industry. You can specialise in a range of areas, including;

  • automotive
  • electro-mechanical
  • mechanical
  • motorsport
  • robotics

Career prospects

Students progressing to a degree subject at Brookes are often the most successful graduates and have even resulted in some becoming full-time members of staff for the department. 

Students who leave after the Foundation Diploma can use this qualification as an entry into degree studies at most Universities. Those who seek employment can access the University Career Service, which assists students in researching companies, careers and how to apply for a job.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals and Applications of Technology
  • Basic Mechanical Engineering Principles
  • Basic Electronic Engineering Principles
  • Foundation Engineering Mathematics
  • Introductory Mathematics
  • Foundations of Computer Programming
  • Engineering Applications

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GCSE: Maths at grade 5/B; English Language at grade 4/C minimum normally required

Applicants must:

  • be in appropriate employment
  • have a minimum of two years' relevant work experience.
  • A reference from your employer to support the application will be required.
  • Applicants must also satisfy the foundation degree interview requirements.

Applicants aged under 21 should normally have:

  • a minimum of two subjects at A-level or Applied A-level, with three or four at GCSE or O-level


  • a National Certificate or Diploma or other equivalent qualifications, such as GNVQ/NVQ or other Level 3 vocational qualifications
  • Advanced Diploma Level 3

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15200 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Oxford

939 - 1530 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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