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Teesside University open learning in engineering, HNC/D

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #801 (WUR) Online
Teesside University open learning in engineering from Teesside University is one of the leading providers of high-quality flexible education to the engineering industry.


For over 30 years we have been creating high-quality, stand-alone, open learning materials. It is a realistic way to deliver necessary training and education to staff who are unable to attend conventional classroom-based courses. So, if you work on an oil rig in the Caribbean or in pipeline construction in a desert, your professional development need not be interrupted - you can study at your own pace, effectively anywhere.

The programmes in Teesside University open learning in engineering from Teesside University are supported and complemented by an impressive range of research, innovation and enterprise activities, with the quality reflected in that 80% of our submission to the last research assessment exercise was judged as being of international quality. 

What does open learning mean?

Open learning means studying at a location and over a timescale convenient to you. Rather than give up your job, you can continue to live at home and earn while studying. You use specially prepared learning materials written by experienced academics. 

They know which sections of the work you usually find difficult, and have provided user-friendly explanations and self-assessment questions to help your study. Full answers are provided.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date We did our best, but couldn't find the next application deadline and start date information online.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Duration description

      But typically, a Higher National Certificate takes between two and three years.

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

Programme Structure

Increased knowledge and higher qualifications will enhance both your performance in your present job and your future employment prospects.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee


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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