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Engineering, B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #151 (ARWU) Exeter, United Kingdom
The Engineering programme at The University of Exeter offer you a flexible first year to explore many disciplines of engineering, with the freedom to choose which excites you most before you decide to specialise in one area.
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Overview

Students on the BEng or MEng Engineering programmes normally change to one of the accredited, discipline specific, programmes at the end of the first year; although it is possible to continue with the general study of engineering beyond your first year.During your first year you will study subjects fundamental to all branches of engineering, giving you a broad-based introduction to the degrees on offer.

The core course is common to the first years of all our Engineering programmes and provides you with technical and communication skills from across the whole spectrum of engineering, whilst also providing the foundation for learning a specialist branch of engineering. One half day a week is devoted to engineering design activities where you will work in small groups in the labs and workshops.

Why choose the Engineering programme at The University of Exeter?

  • You have the flexibility and freedom to explore Engineering for the first year before deciding on your chosen specialist field.
  • You will gain practical, hands-on experience from your first year; constructing a water-wheel and learning industry standard design software.
  • Our first-class equipment and excellent facilities include the latest Additive Layer Manufacturing technology and a 3D visualisation suite.
  • Our staff are committed to helping you make the best engineering career choices and you will be guided at every step to help you choose the best engineering option for you.

Careers

Career opportunities for engineers are almost limitless, as engineers can be found working in the public sector, in health, communications, education, construction, defence, finance and manufacturing. Engineers have a reputation as being articulate, numerate, problem solvers, who typically claim great job satisfaction, a good salary and a huge range of career possibilities.

Typically, salaries are significantly higher for engineering graduates than the average for all other graduates.Exeter has an excellent reputation with graduate recruiters and a strong employment record. Our graduates excel in specialist engineering fields and across a broad range of other sectors, as shown on our Graduate destinations web page.

We offer a very wide range of opportunities for you to develop the skills employers are looking for, including industrial placements and study abroad.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Will continue to consider applications from international students until 30 June if places are available.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Included
  • Professional Studies and Skills Development 1
  • Core Engineering 1
  • Electronics for Engineers: Core Engineering 2
  • Materials and Manufacturing: Core Engineering 2
  • Engineering Mechanics: Core Engineering 2
  • Engineering Mathematics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

Typical offer

  • AAA-ABB; IB: 36-32
Required subjects

GCE AL Maths grade B and another science subject at grade B; IB Maths HL5 and another science subject HL5.

Candidates may offer GCE AL Maths, Pure Maths or Further Maths.Applicants achieving IB Maths SL7 plus IB HL5 in Physics will also be considered.GCE AL/AS science includes: Biology/Human Biology*; Chemistry; Computing; Design and Technology; Economics; Electronics; Environmental Studies; Geography; Geology; Maths/Pure Maths/Further Maths*; Physical Education; Physics; Science (applied); Statistics.

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    22950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22950 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Exeter

  • 649 - 1090 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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